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Financial Assistance Resources

Jumpstart Funding

'Jumpstart is more than just about getting kids active. It's about giving kids from families in financial need the same chance to participate as their neighbours, their classmates and their friends. Whether it's the chance to try a new sport or to continue with a favourite one, no kid should be left out.'

Complete all necessary fields as required by the application (ONLINE ONLY). Once approval is emailed to family, please forward to

Click the link below to apply for Jumpstart Funding today.

KidSport Canada

'Each KidSport chapter raises funds, accepts applications, and distributes grants to kids in its own community. Through a confidential application process, we provide grants of between $250 - $500 to help cover sport registration and equipment costs so that all kids aged 18 and under can play a season of sport.

Click the link below and follow the instructions below to apply for KidSport funding.

  1. Click on Apply for Assistance
  2. Click on KidSport Grant Application Form & Guidelines
  3. Fill out the Application Form in its entirety and email it to [416-283-0940]

OPDL Athlete Scholarship Fund

'Applications for Athlete Scholarship grants, ranging from $500-$1,500, are submitted by OPDL Licence Holders, on behalf of interested families within their OPDL program. Funds are sent directly to OPDL Licence Holders, who then pass on the respective amount to the recipient family/families.'

For more information regarding the OPDL Grant process, please contact Financial Manager, Derek Bridgman via email at

Local Community Groups

House of Friendship – Contact your Outreach Worker for more information

Kinbridge Community Centre

If you are intending to receive funding from a Community Group, please have a representative contact Kaela Ponte via email at