The information for funding grants are below or at the link above. Let’s use them to boost the quality of programs being offered… in Cape Breton. Appropriate age and stage aligned equipment and appropriately trained coaches and leaders working with our junior athletes should always be the target.
Deano Morley, Cape Breton Community Sport Development Coordinator, is available to meet with you and your club to help you with planning and grant applications, please do not hesitate to reach out to him. Dmorley@sportnovascotia.ca
Dean Morley – Sport Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Community Sport Development Coordinator: 902.595.0952 / firstname.lastname@example.org
GROW YOUR GAME………How would $10,000 impact your sport community?
Do you have an imitative you would like to get off the ground?
Are you a club or member organization that needs funds to certify coaches, send a team to nationals, or aid in athlete membership fees?
Does your club need equipment, storage, ice time, etc.?
Support4Sport is looking to help! The “Grow your Game” contest is a celebration of 10 years of partnership between Support4Sport and Sport Nova Scotia. Participants in this 60-second video contest and will have the chance to win one of 10 $1,000 prizes and one grand prize of $10,000 to improve sport in Nova Scotian communities.
We believe that this is a fantastic opportunity for PSOs, CSOs, and any member organization to show how they plan on improving Sport in their Community. This would be a great opportunity for all, so please pass along to your clubs and anyone else who may be interested. Please visit the contest website at www.growyourgamecontest.support4sport.ca to learn more!
Dean Morley – Sport Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Community Sport Development Coordinator
A Scotia Amateur Sport Fund (“Sport Fund”) Manulife Financial Community Sport Grant
The Sport Fund will support community sport organization projects that are intended to increase sustainable, quality participation sport programs. This may include new programming or expansion of existing programs
Support4Sport Canada Games Sport Equipment Fund
The program was designed to support community sport organizations in their efforts to increase participation in sport. The fund will support projects that are intended to increase sustainable quality participation based sport programs by helping to offset the cost of sport equipment. This may include the expansion of existing programs or new programs.
Please give the gift of sport by making a donation at www.kidsport.ca.
Sport NS Funding: Please click on this link: http://www.sportnovascotia.ca/Funding/ForCommunityOrganizations/Support4SportCanadaGamesSportEquipmentFund/tabid/1288/Default.aspx
OR go directly to http://www.sportnovascotia.ca click on “funding” on the left hand side, and look under “Community Sport Organizations”. Especially under the Manulife Financial Community Sport Grant.
Any questions, please contact:
Sport Nova Scotia – Cape Breton Community Sport Development Coordinator