The Tony Hawk
Foundation has given $25,000 toward the construction of a skateboard park in Roosevelt Park in Hampden
The Skatepark of Baltimore, a nonprofit group dedicated to raising enough money to build a place for area youth to skateboard safely, received one of 12 grants given by the foundation this spring, according to a news release. The group has until the end of May to raise $75,000 in order to get a matching grant from the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks.
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