Community Giving

Summer Day Camp and Aquatics Scholarships

The Chino Hills Community Foundation funds scholarships to help economically-disadvantaged youth participate in the City of Chino Hills’ Summer Day Camp and Aquatics programs. Applications will be accepted starting February 3 through March 26. Limited funding is available, with priority given to first time applicants.

Youth Day Camp Scholarship Program

The Chino Hills Summer Day Camp is a 9 week program designed to involve children from ages 6-12 in a safe, fun, active, and educational environment. It is geared toward creativity in arts and crafts, sports, games, indoor activities, and the opportunity to make new friends. Summer Day Camp will be offered at Grand Avenue Park Community Building, 1301 Grand Avenue, and Mystic Canyon Park Community Building, 6424 Mystic Canyon Drive. Scholarships are awarded for all 9 weeks of the program.

Aquatics Scholarship Program

The City of Chino Hills’ offers one-week group swim lessons to teach kids how to have fun in and around the pool while learning stroke development, basic swimming skills, and water safety. Group lessons meet 5 times for 45 minutes per class, with 4-6 students per instructor. Scholarships are awarded for up to 3 weeks of classes.

Adaptive Swings Project

The Community Foundation has funded three adaptive swing for three playgrounds in Chino Hills. Adaptive swings are specially designed swings for special needs individuals.

We have been told that adaptive swings are the number one most enjoyed piece of play equipment by special needs individuals.

Our Foundation can make a difference and we are thrilled to make this happen. The Foundation will continue to explore a variety of amenities to enhance recreation and enjoyment in our city.

Past Projects

  • Adopt-A-Family Program
  • Chino Hills Library Enhancements
  • Chino Hills Community Center
  • Chino Hills Hiking Trails Enhancements
  • Playground at Los Serranos Park
  • Adaptive Swings at City Park

Current Fundraising Efforts

  • Crossroads Park All Inclusive Playground – $100,000 (goal)

Past Donations Raised and Donated

  • Chino Hills Adopt-a-Family Program – $1,000 (given annually since 2015)
  • Chino Hills Library Enhancements – $75,000
  • Senior Scholarship Program – $5,000
  • Youth Recreation Scholarship Program – Year to date given $82,500; annual giving of – $12,800
  • Chino Hills Community Center – $326,700 (includes donation from bricks I&II project and artwork SB County
  • Chino Hills Hiking Trails Enhancements – $75,000
  • Playground at Los Serranos Park – $173,000
  • Adaptive Swings at City Park – $3,000
  • Chino Hills Military Monument & Flag Pole – $5,500
  • Chino Hills Utility Box Art -annual giving of $6,100
  • Yellow Bus Program – $1,500
  • Military Banner Program – year to date given, $1,664; annual giving of $7,700
  • Concerts in the Car – $3,000