The latest recipients of a Kindersley community grant have been unveiled for 2017.

19 local organizations will be receiving funds as part of the Kindersley Community Initiatives Program (KCIP). The annual program allows organizations and groups to submit an application for funds which would contribute to programming, operations, and other activities.

The program is made possible from funds received by Saskatchewan Lotteries. Some communities put the funds towards municipal programs such as recreation and arts. In Kindersley, council and administration allow local community projects and organizations to apply on a yearly basis.

For the 2017-2018 submission period, $45,154 will be distributed amongst the 19 successful applicants through the KCIP. The adjudication process is administered by a committee in charge of evaluating each application and determining the final allocation of funds.

View the final list of recipients for the 2017-2018 term.

Organization

Project

Allocated

Kindersley Skating Club

Spring & Fall Skating School

$3,000.00

Kindersley Minor Ball

Equipment upgrade

$2,500.00

Kindersley Antique Threshing Club

Seeding & Threshing Demo

$2,250.00

Kindersley & District Music Festival

Adjudicator & Venue

$1,500.00

Kindersley & District Arts Council

Advertising & Performers

$3,850.00

Kindersley Whirls & Twirls Square Dance Club

Venue & Promotion

$1,365.00

Kindersley Playschool

Play Structure

$1,000.00

Kindersley Rotary Club

Concert & School Music Program

$4,000.00

Kindersley Library Board

Outreach Program and Storytelling

$1,500.00

Kindersley Klippers Sledge Hockey Club

Tournament

$2,000.00

Kindersley Karate Club

National Competition

$1,110.00

NRC Community Management Inc.

Lighting Upgrade

$3,254.00

Kindersley Soccer

Equipment upgrade

$2,500.00

Kindersley Minor Hockey

Youth Rec, Goaltender Development, Girl Time

$2,770.00

Town of Kindersley

Canada Day Fireworks

$5,000.00

Kindersley Composite School

Garden Project

$3,000.00

Kobra Football Parent Association

Elizabeth Lions Football

$1,000.00

365 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron

Venue Rental

$1,555.00

Pathway to Wellness

Pickleball Project

$2,000.00

 

 

$45,154.00

 

 

 

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