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Kings / West Hants

Record #: MWH0174
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2018
Last Full Update: 21 Dec 2018


Public Bulletin Application Deadlines for 2018: January 2nd, March 1st, May 1st, July 3rd, September 4th, October 1st & November 1st. Application status updates will be provided within 4-6 weeks from the noted deadlines.


Located In Kings County (NS)
Where To Find Us
87 Cornwallis St
Kentville, NS B4N 3W3
Areas Served Kings County (NS) ; West Hants


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Phone 902-690-6124
Contact Ashley Brooker, Coordinator of Recreation Services; Email:
Fax 902-679-0911
Volunteer Opportunity Contact us to find out how you can get involved!

Description & Services

Information About Us: 
KidSport is a national not-for-profit organization that provides financial assistance for registration fees and equipment to kids aged 18 and under.  
Through a confidential application process we provide grants so they can play a season of sport.  
Mission Statement: 
We believe that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports. KidSport provides support to children in order to remove financial barriers that prevent them from playing organized sport. 
Benefits to the Community: 
KidSport believes in the values and benefits of kids playing organized sport and we know that sport will provide them with the opportunity to: 
- Become physically active 
- Improve their self-esteem and self-confidence 
- Learn life-long skills 
- Improve their academic performance 
- Make new friends 
- Share and celebrate their culture 
- Contribute to a strong, healthy community 
Contact us to find out how you can get involved! 
Apply for Assistance: 
To apply for funding, please download an application, found here.

Special Information

Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Funding programs ; Recreation Categories ; Volunteer Opportunity ; Youth
Categories - General Recreation Related Expense Assistance ; Sports Program Participation Expense Assistance ; Volunteer Opportunities ; Youth