Mission Statement: Improve the quality of life for residents of Independence by providing superior park facilities, exceptional recreational programs and other related services.
Through state, federal, local and private funding sources, a number of grant programs are utilized. From historic preservation efforts to playgrounds and trail development, grants have provided for a variety of projects that promote recreation, preserve our historic and natural resources and generally improve the quality of life in our community.
Mayor's Christmas Carnival Donation - Hy-Vee Independence#1 Store (2008, 2009, 2010) Donation - Radio Disney-KPHN (2009, 2010) Donation - New Signs (2009, 2010) Donation - Target Independence Store (2010)
Tennis Program United States Tennis Association Community Tennis Development Workshop Scholarship (2009)
Tennis Block Party Grant United States Tennis Association (2009)
Donation - USTA League Play United States Tennis Association (2009) Donation - United States Tennis Association
Tennis Equipment Donation - Dick's Sporting Goods (2009) Tennis Equipment Donation - Tennis Wilson (2009) Tennis Equipment Donation - Tennis Association (2010) Tennis Equipment Donation - United States Tennis Association (May 2010)
Young Professional Fellow Scholarship National Recreation and Park Association (2009)
Tennis in the Parks Grant - United States Tennis Association Equipment (2010) Tennis Block Party Grant - United States Tennis Association (2010)
Various Grants and Donation Donation - MuttMitt Supplies (2009) Donation - Premier Site Furniture (2009)
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