NRF Announces 2023 Special Grant and Trustee Grant Recipients

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The National Recreation Foundation is pleased to announce its 2023 Special Grant and Trustee Grant recipients. More than $950,000 was distributed to 41 organizations across 20 states and the District of Columbia. NRF is proud to invest in these organizations that share its vision of fostering positive youth development through recreation and increasing access to outdoor recreation and physical activity for all youth.

Join us in congratulating the following organizations:

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NRF believes in the profound power of meaningful engagement in the outdoors. With a vision for all our nation’s young people to have access to these important opportunities, NRF has invested deeply and broadly in life-changing experiences for young people across the country for decades. As a grantmaking organization, over the past five years, NRF distributed more than 300 grants totaling over $10.5M across 30 states and one U.S. territory.

You can read more about these organizations and their grants here.