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GRASP

GRASP

Grasp

What is GRASP?

GRASP stands for Greater Des Moines Recreational Activity Scholarship Program.  This program allows low-income families discounts on programs and rentals.  Call 515-237-1386 if you have questions about our programs or shelter rentals. 

How do I qualify?
Rules:
  • Be a Des Moines Resident
  • Meet established income guidelines

Household Size

Household Income

1

$30,350

2

41,150

3

51,950

4

62,750

5

73,550

6

84,350

 

  • Have your income verified by IMPACT Community Action Partnership.
    • Schedule an appointment by calling 515-518-4770 or
    • visit 500 Army Post Road, Suite 17 or 3226 University Avenue
What do I get?
Receive 50% off the following:
  • Bike Rentals
  • Boat Rentals
  • Open-Air Shelters
  • Pee Wee Individual Sports
  • Youth Individual Sports 
Receive 75% or more off the following:
  • Season Swim Passes
  • Community Garden Plot
  • Swim Lessons 

 

Regular Cost

Cost with GRSAP card

Swim Lessons

$30

$5

Individual Passes

$45

$11.25

Family (2 people)

$80

$20

Family (3 people)

$110

$27.50

Family (4 people)

$140

$35

Family (5 people)

$145

$40

Family (6 people)

$150

$45

 

Additional GRASP card discounts:
  • 1 free child admission with a paid adult admission to the Science Center of Iowa
  • 1 free child admission with a paid adult admission to the Blank Park ZOO
  • 1 free child admission with a paid adult admission to the Benton Skating Plaza