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Gender Equity Capacity Building Support Fund

Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage

Located In Annapolis Valley Region
Where To Find Us
10 Webster St, Suite 200
Kentville, NS B4N 1H7
Areas Served Annapolis Valley Region
Phone 902-679-4390
Contact Meg Cuming, Regional Manager, Municipalities of West Hants, Clare and Counties of Annapolis, Kings and Digby
Description & Services
Information Gender Equity Capacity Building Support Fund 
This fund is designed to help physical activity, sport and recreation organizations create supportive organizational cultures, policies, practices, and conditions to increase the engagement of diverse women and girls in physical activity, sport, and recreation as leaders, decision makers, coaches, volunteers, and participants. Various initiatives designed to build the gender equity capacity of organizations are eligible for funding, including: education and training sessions, board development workshops, organizational assessment activities, gender and diversity analysis, policy and action plan development, evaluations, etc. Applications are available throughout the year. 
Local or regional projects should contact their Active Living Branch Regional Representative.  
APPLICATION FORMS: To discuss your proposed initiative and request an application form, contact Mike Trinacty via phone or email as noted above.
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Funding programs ; Recreation Categories
Categories - General Coaching Programs ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance ~ Recreation and Sport Organizations