Specific sports include: Baseball, soccer and basketball at Grant Beach; tennis at Lafayette Park; Heart Academy of Music at Tom Watkins.
Funding for program scholarships; instruments, supplies, uniforms; incentive prizes, coaches, referees; end-of-season party organizations and supplies.
Facilities: need additional baseball practice field for Grant Beach; extensive work needed at Nichols Park and help with clearing the baseball field at Doling.
General supplies needed include: Athletic shoes, supplies to make musical instruments and donated musical instruments.
Find your Wings Art and Music program needs: (Currently at Tom Watkins and would like to expand to LaFayette and Grant Beach Parks); Staff - $540.00 for planning, onsite supervision, promotion; Springfield Regional Arts Council- $400 (flat rate covers supplies and instructor; Facility Rental- $300 ($10 per hour -building was used 30 hours); Total cost of running the programs: $1,240.00.
Steve Pokin’s Run for Fun Club: Printing costs for promotional fliers; T-Shirts; Supplies; End-of the session party: $300.
Project 2: Wellness Passport Program
A program to bring together and promote wellness activities offered in Zone 1. Residents who collect a certain number of “stamps” receive an incentive.