ALL of the equipment was ordered ($155,519 worth!!) and is en route to Billings where it will be stored at the Billings SD2 Warehouse until installation this summer!
Thanks to a very generous community partner and a 1:1 match offered up to $15,000, the community came together to raise a total of $30,000 in a just a few weeks!!
We were awarded a $10,000 grant from 100 Strong Billings.
WE ARE OFFICIALLY OVER THE HALFWAY MARK!
We were awarded $20,000 by the Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation with a matching challenge of another $20,000 if we hit $250,000 by June of 2020.
After a nearly 2 month long process involving bidding wars, negotiations, and design tweaking, the Rose Park PTA and Every Child Plays Inclusive Playground Committee (with the go ahead from the Billings School District 2 Facilities Director) has confidently made the decision to move forward with Great Western Recreation and GameTime!
By going with GameTime we were able to decrease our overall project cost by $20,000 while gaining a playground that maximizes inclusivity/accessibility/adaptability without compromising a challenging & engaging place space for children who are typically developing.
We were awarded $25,000 by Saint Vincent Healthcare's Mission Fund
We were given a generous $5,000 donation from Faith Chapel's Beyond Billings Ministry
We raised just over $2,000 with our Art Auction & Sale and had a fun afternoon doing a sidewalk art sale at Lucky's Market
Rose Park Elementary School is the recipient of the March "One School At A Time" grant for $2,000! Thank you to everyone that voted, KTVQ & Cloud Peak Energy!
We have 100% of our concrete labor and pumping being donated by 3 very generous local businesses - P&H Concrete Inc., Billings Concrete, & Custom Concrete Inc. !