Four local organizations that keep residents active and engaged in their community will benefit from $22,625 in Community Gaming Grants from the Ministry of Community, Sport, and Cultural Development.
Organizations Receiving Grants:
- Sun Bowl Figure Skating Club (Osoyoos) – $9,625
- International Curling Club (Osoyoos) – $4,500
- Boundary Figure Skating Club (Midway) – $3,500
- Grand Forks & District Fall Fair (Grand Forks) – $5,000
- Community Gaming Grants allow non-profit organizations to apply for provincial gaming revenues.
- Last fiscal year, in 2012/13, our government distributed a total of $135 million in gaming grants for eligible community programs and services.
- Approximately 5,300 community groups benefited from funding during 2012/13.
For more information:
Full application information is available online at: http://www.pssg.gov.bc.ca/gaming/.