Inspiration Park is collaboration between the City of Fresno and 12 other organizations including Resources for Independence Central Valley, ARC Fresno, Break the Barriers, Tree Fresno, and Central Unified School District.
They have raised funds and obtained grants and donations valued at $7.4 million to build Inspiration Park, an 8 acre sports & recreation area at Gettysburg & Polk which will be the first of its kind in California; a park that will be TOTALLY accessible for handicap as well as able bodied children and adults. While some recreational facilities are partially equipped for handicap use, Independence Park will allow people with disabilities to access ALL areas including special surface playing fields, basketball courts with adjustable hoop heights, splash pod, sensory garden, skate park, and community building equipped with computers.
The park with be built by the City of Fresno. The City will not however maintain the park. The $1,000 Guarantee Good Will Network donation will go towards the costs for maintaining the park.
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