Fee Assistance Program

The City of Pleasanton Library and Recreation Department provides a Fee Assistance Program for residents who would like to participate in recreation programs but may not have the financial means.  Residents who meet the program income requirements are encouraged to apply. If you or a family member living in the same household is interested in participating in programs offered through the department, please review the eligibility criteria (Fee Assistance Guidelines) for participation.

Applicants can receive up to $200 per individual or up to $400 maximum per household each fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) provided funds are available. A co-payment of 25% of class fee and supply fee is required.  Fee assistance is issued for recreation programs and paratransit costs, including supply fees. Special trips and excursions are subject to approval by the department manager. Funding is available on a first come, first served basis. Full funding is not guaranteed.

Eligibility

1.  Must provide proof of Pleasanton residency (living within Pleasanton's city limits).

2.  Must provide proof of additional assistance (i.e. school-lunch program, CalFresh, CARE Credit FERA Program, CA   Life-Line Program, California Head Start Letter, Medi-Cal eligibility letter, Social Security Statement with a Bank Statement, etc.).

Application

Interested individuals/household members may submit applications for consideration at any time during the year, in conjunction with the classes or programs advertised in the Activities Guides or for senior/disabled transportation services.

Completed applications with supporting documents may emailed to recreation@cityofpleasantonca.gov for review and consideration. You will be contacted regarding approval within 48 hours of submitting your application.

More information may be obtained by contacting the Library and Recreation Department at (925) 931-5340.