Funds raised through the Naperville Parks Foundation support the Naperville Park District’s Scholarship Program. The Naperville Parks Foundation supports the recreation needs and desires of the residents of Naperville – encouraging health and wellness, fitness, family time, and fun. The Foundation supports the mission of making recreation of all kinds accessible to everyone across the community, regardless of socioeconomic circumstances.
The Naperville Park District recognizes the importance of recreation and the health and wellness benefits it provides to people of all ages, both from a physical and mental standpoint. The Scholarship Program was created to give residents experiencing financial hardships, the opportunity to enjoy recreation programs and realize the benefits of physical activity and socialization opportunities that many people take for granted.