Winter Games Legacy Grants 2016 Awarded

On Tuesday March 15, 2016 at the Kimberley Dynamiters game the Foundation held the awards presentation at centre ice. The following is the announcement that was read: Since 2001, the Kimberley & District Community Foundation has provided grants to local charitable organizations and Sporting groups.  Each spring, grants from the Winter Games Legacy Fund are presented […]

Winter Games Grants Awarded

A total of $4000 in Winter Games Legacy grants have been awarded to amateur sports groups in the community.  The recipients were: Kimberley Gymnastics for Morning Scamper Camp. Amount $400. North Star Skating Club for Summer Skating Camp. Amount $400. Kimberley Alpine Team for Prize Money from Fall Fair. Amount $500. Kimberley Speed Skating for […]

Winter Games Legacy Grant Applications 2013

Applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Sports Grants offered by Kimberley & District’s Winter Games Legacy Fund. You can find the downloadable application forms right here or over on the Grants Page. Winter Games Legacy Grant Applications 2013 (Word) Winter Games Legacy Grant Applications 2013 (PDF) Deadline for submission of applications is February […]

Winter Games Grants 2012

Minor Sports Grants totally $4,300 were given from the Winter Games Legacy Fund to the City of Kimberley for disbursal to the following amatueur sports groups: Northstar Sakting Club $1000 for Coaching Clinics Kimberley Northstar Ski Racers $700 for timing equipment Kimberley Speed Skating Assoc. $800 for the purchase of skates Kimberley Indoor Sports Centre […]

Total Grants Tops $100,000

Kimberley & District Community Foundation treasurer Kent Goodwin announced that total grants given by KDCF now exceed $100,000. Since February 2002 the Community Foundation has given out $103,512.20 in grants. Here is a brief summary of the totals for the various funds: Winter Games Fund Total – $29,037.38 Bill Motek Memorial Fund Total – $20,602.59 LEAD […]

Sports Grants Awarded

Local amateur sport organizations continue to reap the benefits from the two occasions when Kimberley hosted the BC Winter Games. The City has entrusted Kimberley & District Community Foundation to manage the Legacy Funds from those games, and this year’s grants totaled $4,122. Theresa Cundiff, Community Foundation Director in charge of Grants, said, “We again […]