We believe that all residents should have access to the City of Lakewood’s programs and facilities, regardless of income. If you are a Lakewood resident in need of financial assistance in order to participate, please read the information below and submit an application for the Lakewood Possibilities Fund online or at any Lakewood recreation center to check your eligibility.
Lakewood's Community Resources Department offers hundreds of programs and great facilities for all ages to help you find a new passion, improve your skills, get healthy, stay healthy and have a great time. The possibilities are endless, and by using the Lakewood Possibilities Fund assistance program, you can stretch your dollars further to make the most of what we offer.
Possibilities Fund scholarships are awarded based on household income, and a portion of the registration fee is always paid by the participant. Lakewood Residents that qualify can receive up to $300 scholarship assistance per family member per year, based on need and available funding.
Lakewood Possibilities Fund scholarships can be used by resident of all ages to:
See what is available through the Lakewood Possibilities Fund by digging into the resources below:
To ensure these funds are available to those who need them the most, we need to make sure you live in Lakewood and match our income requirements. Please provide one form of documentation (for the Head of Household listed on the application) for both residency and income as listed. If you are unable to provide proof of residency or income, please explain your situation on the application form so that we can still consider your application.
Proof of Residency
Proof of Income
To apply, download the application and follow the instructions to fill out it. Once completed, please submit it by emailing the application to LPF@Lakewood.org*.
*This is a secure mailbox and you can safely send your application and proof of income and residency here.
Donations to the Lakewood Possibilities Fund are greatly appreciated