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Inclusion is a game-winner from near downtown Montréal

Montréal, QC

Experiencing parasports in Chaudière-Appalaches

Chaudière-Appalaches, QC

Kayaking is for everyone on the Lachine Canal

Montréal, QC

Recreational goalball is
100% inclusive

Montréal, QC

Camp Connections offers sport, fun, and friendships to at-risk youth

Foster Family Coalition, NWT

Prince Albert’s West Flats neighbourhood enjoys new sport experiences

Prince Albert, SK

Bushkids immerses kindergarten students in Land-based learning

Bushkids, NWT

Funding helps VSSL expand programming
to new players

Vancouver Street Soccer League (VSSL), BC

Outdoor Recreation Hub adds new disc golf course for residents and visitors

Village of Teslin, YT

Teslin Sports Camp brings together
youth across Yukon

Village of Teslin, YT

Alberta gymnastics program creates connections between communities

CAPTivate Gymnastics Subsidiary Association, AB

Ortona Gymnastics Club offers Ukrainian language classes for children

Ortona Gymnastics Club, AB

Tennis Nova Scotia welcomes
everyone to tennis

Sobeys Atlantic Tennis Centre, NS

Volleyball program breaks down cost barriers for Vancouver youth

Collingwood Neighbourhood House (CNH), BC

Tennis Yukon’s Tennis4Fun inspires newcomers to “love” the game

Tennis Yukon’s Tennis4Fun, YT

Banook Canoe Club brings Paddles Up!
program to youth and families

Banook Canoe Club, NS

OCH Foundation rebuilds recLINK program in
Ottawa Community Housing communities

Ottawa Community Housing (OCH), ON

U-Turn Parkinson’s offers sport programming
beyond Winnipeg

U-Turn Parkinson, MB

Caledon Cavaliers Rugby Football Club expands its reach

Caledon Cavaliers Rugby Football Club, ON

Cambridge Bay Wrestling Club helps Nunavut Youth Gain Skills and Confidence

Cambridge Bay Wrestling Club, NU

Staying active for life: kayaking program touches lives across Alberta

Alberta Whitewater Association (AWA), AB

Building Bridges: Ottawa program brings “life changing” experiences to newcomers

Social Planning Council of Ottawa (SPCO), ON

Boxing Without Barriers delivers ASL boxing to Ottawa community

Boxing Without Barriers, ON

ACSA reaches Afghan youth through sport and

ACSA Cultural & Sport Association(ACSA), BC

ParaSport and Recreation PEI expands para swimming programs

ParaSport and Recreation PEI, PEI

Glenmore Adaptive Gymnastics Club creates space for people with disabilities

Glenmore Adaptive Gymnastics Club, AB

Triggerfish Water Polo welcomes “more balanced and representative population”

Triggerfish Water Polo Club’s WTN (Women, Trans and Non-Binary), ON

Recreation Leader Training Camp helps youth bring sport back to their communities

Mackenzie Recreation Association (MRA), NWT

WNSA helps newcomers settle through
sport initiatives

Winnipeg Newcomer Sport Academy (WNSA), MB

Flying Squirrel Adventures lays recreational foundation for newcomer youth

Flying Squirrel Adventures program, NS

Representation and visibility: youth mentors help fellow newcomers access sports

Inter-Cultural Association (ICA) of Greater Victoria, BC

Newfoundland newcomers connect over
sports and recreation

Association for New Canadians (ANC), NL

Western Valley P.R.O Kids connects youth with sport opportunities

Western Valley P.R.O Kids, NB

Funding helps Canadian Inclusivity Squash spread the word

Canadian Inclusivity Squash Program INC., NL

Newcomer youth recognize full potential through sports

Centre for Newcomers (CFN), AB

ICan Bike boosts confidence, independence for Chatham- Kent youth

Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation of Chatham-Kent, ON

Living Skies Indigenous Basketball League provides support to coaches

Aboriginal Friendship Centres of Saskatchewan, SK

Christie Lake Kids expands to new neighbourhoods through basketball programs

Christie Lake Kids, Ottawa, ON

New sport gives newcomers opportunity to build life skills — introducing padel

Christie Lake Kids, Ottawa, ON

#YouthLeadersUnlimited creates ripple effects among Nunavut youth and their communities


YMCA sports programs reach rural
Nova Scotia communities

New Germany, NS

Edmonton program helps children overcome trauma through sports and play

Free Play For Kids, AB

Cornwall Curling Club fosters a love of
curling for every one

Cornwall Curling Club, PEI

Hay River Lights On program provides free, ‘non-judgmental’ sport space for youth

Lights On Hay River, NWT

Winnipeg Jets inspire newcomers to
try free skating lessons

West End Business Improvement Zone, MB

Special Olympics NWT sees ripple effects
thanks to funding

Special Olympics Northwest Territories, NWT

Increased staff serves “each kid’s needs” at BGC of Charlottetown and Montague

BGC Charlottetown and Montague, PEI

SNA’s expanded Free to Play program gives youth a ‘sense of belonging’

Spence Neighbourhood Association, MB

Project Love Run fosters love of running among newcomer and refugee women

Project Love Run, BC

Roller Derby helps youth overcome personal challenges

Charlottetown Junior Roller Derby, PEI

YWCA Prince Albert soccer program brings hope to newcomers

Prince Albert, SK

Sports and recreation offer “building blocks” to Yellowknife youth

Home Base Yellowknife, NWT

Cowichan Valley gives newcomers a taste of community sports programs

Cowichan Community Centre, BC

Miramichi gives local children the
gift of the game

Miramichi United Soccer Club, NB

Funding boost helps support Special Olympics Prince Albert athletes

Prince Albert, SK