Looking for assistance to participate in Wolfville programs? Check out the programs below!
The Mudley Fund is a non-profit program that helps children and youth from the Town of Wolfville participate in sport, recreational, and cultural activities, who could not otherwise do so because of financial limitations.
The Mudley Fund promotes:
Click to download our Mudley Fund pamphlet including information about Where Mudley Fund Money Comes Fromand Application Guidelines as well as our Mudley Fund Application Form.
Strong communities include strong kids. We believe all kids should have the chance to run, skate, play, and grow. Canadian Tire Jumpstart® is a community-based charitable program that helps kids aged 4-18 participate in organized sports and recreation such as hockey, dance, soccer and swimming, so they can develop important life skills, self esteem and confidence.
The CANADIAN TIRE JUMPSTART PROGRAM also has a local chapter in Kings County and can assist children and youth under 19 years with up to $300.00 per application for registration costs of any active recreation or sports program. The application must be signed by an individual/ official (see application form) from the community who is aware of the familys financial need and is willing to verify this on the application form.
The Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program is administered three times per year in mid-April, late June and early October with deadline dates varying slightly each year.
For more information and to apply for the Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program click here.
KidSport™ believes 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.
By providing kids with an opportunity to participate in sport programs, KidSport encourages:
The KidSport Program, which has a local Chapter in Kings County, can assist youth registering in sports which have member associations at Sport Nova Scotia, with up to $300.00 per year for registration and/or equipment costs. There are qualifying levels of family income (depending on family size) and proof of income must be supplied by the applying family before funding can be approved. The Kidsport Program is administered every two months with application deadlines of January 1, March 1, May 1, July 1, September 1 and November 1 in effect each year.
For more information or to apply for the KidSport Program click here.