Polaris T.R.A.I.L.S. program tops $500,000 in grants to ATV clubs
June 19, 2007
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Polaris Industries announced the third round of ‘T.R.A.I.L.S.’ grant recipients, with grants totaling $105,320 for a grand total of $500,458 granted to national, state and local ATV clubs since the program was launched in 2006. The grants ranged from $3,000-$10,000.
This time around, the grants went to 12 organizations in 12 states. To date, Polaris has assisted 59 ATV organizations in 35 states across the U.S. The funds can be used by organizations for trail development and maintenance projects, safety and education initiatives, lobbying and other projects to increase and maintain land access.
The grants will be applied toward: land acquisition, trail mapping, marking and maintenance; trail development, stabilization and reforestation; bridge building; Bureau of Land Management, National Forest Service and State Forest ride area enhancements and trail mapping projects.
The T.R.A.I.L.S. program makes funds available to not-for-profit national, state and local organizations in the United States. The grant program is dedicated to promoting safe and responsible riding, and preserving access.