Girdwood Playground

  • Sponsor: Girdwood Playground Committee
  • Status: Complete
  • Award: $20,000 cash and $5,000 in staff time
  • Challenge: Total cash raised: $110,000; volunteer labor and in-kind contribution value: $45,000; skilled volunteer labor: $5,000; total match value: $160,000
  • Total Project Value including Rasmuson Foundation Grant: $185,000


Kids on wooden playground bridge

The Girdwood Playground Committee was awarded a 2006 Challenge Grant to install a new playground at Girdwood Park. The playground was a community-driven project and was finished being installed on May 31, 2006.