State of California, Department of Parks and Recreation
Office of Grants and Local Services
The Office of Grants and Local Services, also known as OGALS administers grant programs that provide funds to local and state agencies and other organizations. Grants are generally for park, recreation and resources related projects.
OGALS Vision Goals
- Proactive in meeting California’s park and recreation needs through innovative grant programs and customer service.
- Committed to providing quality customer service in every interaction and transaction as honest, knowledgeable, and experienced grant administrators.
- Sensitive to local concerns while mindful of prevailing laws, rules and regulations.
- Responsive to the needs of applicants, grantees, nonprofit organizations, local governments, and legislative members, who are our partners working to improve the quality of life for all Californians by creating new parks and recreation opportunities.