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Summer Concert Charities Application

The Olathe Parks & Recreation (OPRD) is accepting applications from local community organizations to be considered as a participating charity for the 2015 FREE Summer Concert Series.

This five-show series attracts an average of 15,000 attendees to Frontier Park for the Friday night event. Support for local charities is a favorite component of the series!   More than $130,000 has been distributed collectively since the concert series started in 2000.  An average of $500 to $1,300 has been given at each show. 

Participating organizations are asked to provide a spokesperson and 20 volunteers the night of the event to help walk around the crowd and collect donations.

Selected applicants must be:

  • A  501c3 organization
  • Located in Olathe and directly serving the Olathe population
  • Meeting the OPRD vision of healthy living and cultural experience through arts and active lifestyle

Please submit your application by April 4, 2014.