Share A Dream Scholarship ProgramOur dream is to give all youth the opportunity to participate in Escondido Recreation programs. The Share a Dream Scholarship Program is making that dream a reality. Escondido youth from low and moderate-income families can enroll in Tiny Tots Preschool Program and On track, specialty, and sports camps with reduced fees if their family is eligible for the Share a Dream Program.

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship to participate in Tiny Tots Preschool Program or Camps, please call our offices at (760) 839-4691.

Interested in Sharing Our Dream?

Help support the scholarship program by donating $1 or more when you register for Escondido classes and activities. Donations are tax deductible.

Your donations help Escondido youth to engage in positive activities through recreation classes. These classes will help to:

  • Lower obesity and increase good healthy habits
  • Lower crime
  • Create lifelong friendships
  • Improve grades
  • Play safe while having fun

Celebrating 20 Years of Giving!

Help us celebrate 20 years of giving to Escondido youth. Our goal is to raise $20,000 this year for the Share A Dream Scholarship Program.

Ways to Participate:

  • Register to play in the FORE Escondido Charity Golf Tournament on May 13, 2014
  • Purchase a $10 golf ball for a chance to win $1,000 at the GOLF BALL DROP
  • Give donations throughout the year

Interested in Applying for the On Track Camp Share a Dream Scholarship?

How do I apply for a scholarship?

  • Complete the application ( English Camp Scholarship Packet / Spanish Camp Scholarship Packet )
  • Attach photocopies of all financial documents required. Details of requirement are located on the third page of the packet.  If you submit an incomplete application, this will delay the processing of your application. All information provided will be kept confidential.
  • Submit applications/photocopies of financial documents at least two weeks prior to start of camp. Please use one of the following methods to submit your application & financial information:             

                     Mail or Drop Off: Community Services Department, 201 N. Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025.
                                                   East Valley Community Center, 2245 E. Valley Pkwy, Escondido, CA  92027.

                     Email:  recreation@escondido.org


                     Fax: 760-739-7020