Parks & Rec wants to help more kids with financial aid
September 16, 2021
The Wrangell Parks and Recreation Department wants to help more kids whose families who may not be able to afford the fees for activities.
“The department believes that everyone should have the opportunity to participate in the scheduled activities, programs and classes.” The fee assistance also applies to punch cards for use of recreational facilities.
The program is designed to provide financial assistance to youth 3 to 18 years old “who may not otherwise be able to participate,” with a limit of $150 per person for the fiscal year that started July 1.
The program has been around a...