The Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) is pleased to announce the names of the 52 recipient organizations that will receive grants via the Gender Equity in Recreational Sport 2019–2020 Community Grants program.
As supported by the Government of Canada (Sport Canada) funding commitment to achieve gender equity in sport at every level by 2035, these CPRA grants will support community level interventions that aim increase the participation and/or retention of girls and women in recreational sport in Canada.
For more information, please see the full funding opportunity here.
The 2020 recipients were:
Alberta Banff Curling Club Calgary Field Lacrosse Club City of Lloydminster Excel Synchro Club Fort McKay Northern Spirits Football Club Women's Sledge Hockey of Canada
British Columbia City Centre Community Association Cowichan Valley Regional District District of Squamish Recreation Services Westshore Parks & Recreation Society Manitoba Midwest Recreation District New Brunswick City of Saint John Dieppe Memramcook Pantheres Newfoundland and Labrador Beothic Minor Hockey Association Northwest Territories NWT Soccer Association Nova Scotia Boys & Girls Clubs of Cape Breton Cape Breton Regional Municipality Recreation Coastal Action Halifax Regional Municipality - Halifax Parks & Recreation Mic Mac Amateur Aquatic Club Town of Antigonish Town of Kentville Nunavut Recreation and Parks Association of Nunavut Ontario Corporation of the Municipality of North Huron Dryden Skating Club Kitchener-Waterloo Water Polo Club Leadership Advancement for Women and Sports Municipality of Clarington Municipality of Meaford Municipality of North Perth Shallow Lake Skating Club The Corporation of the Municipality of Powassan The Corporation of the Township of Woolwich Town of Oakville Town of Petawawa Prince Edward Island Town of Alberton Quebec Association régionale soccer Côte-Nord Ballon sur glace mineur de Sayabec Centre périnatal Le berceau Club d'aviron Terrebonne Club Judokas Jonquière Les Grands Frères et Grandes Sœurs de l'Estrie Inc. Loisir et sport Côte-Nord Loisir sport Outaouais Loisirs Lebourgneuf Loisirs Sportifs Côte-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grâce Motivaction Jeunesse Patro de Charlesbourg inc. Sports Montréal inc. Unité régionale loisir et sport Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine Saskatchewan Lakeland District for Sport, Culture and Recreation Yukon Village of Teslin