The 2009 Moose Scat Scoot (poster & pledge form)
When: June 27, 2009, registration 2-4pm, race start 4:45pm
Where: Riley Creek Mercantile, race course is the Denali Park Road
A half-marathon bike or run, 5k run or walk, 1.5 mile fun run or walk
All proceeds benefit the McKinley Playground Project!
Earnings: over $4100

The Great Playground Pancake Feed was a success!
May 16, 2009, 8-12noon at the McKinley Community Center
All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast to benefit the Playground Project
Earning: net profit of the event $1347.66

Donation Jars:
When/where: Summer 2009 businesses between the canyon and Carlo Creek
What: Slide in your change for the Playground Project!

Our 2008 Fundraising Efforts:
In 2008, our donation jars brought in over $1335, the 2008 Moose Scat Scoot earned us $2760, the kids Farmers Market Lemonade Stand has brought in $12, Usibelli Coal Mine donated $1000, and we were awarded a $17k matching grant by the Denali Borough.

Needs List as of May 19, 2009:

  • Seeking topsoil for flowerbeds/landscaping
  • Seeking variable lengths and pieces of large diameter logs.
  • Seeking several large rocks or boulders. (~3′ in diameter or larger)
  • Laborers to help on the work party days.
  • volunteer labor for a variety of tasks
  • Craft persons that can help make a bent willow fort.

Contact Martha or David – 683-2788 or mckinleyplayground@gmail.com