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"Legacy Grants” for “Minor Softball / Baseball” Associations in Kitchener, Waterloo, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.

March 8, 2018

Kitchener, ON - - "Legacy Grants” for “Minor Softball / Baseball” Associations in Kitchener, Waterloo, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.



Kitchener Sports Association, in collaboration with the local ISC Host Committee for the International Softball Congress 2018 World Tournament, is pleased to provide one-time funding for “Legacy Grants” for “Minor Softball / Baseball” Associations in Kitchener, Waterloo, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.

LEGACY GRANTS - Kitchener Sports Association has generously provided funding for Kitchener Sports Association (KSA) / International Softball Congress (ISC) grants totaling a maximum of $20,000.

 

ELIGIBILITY
Grant applications will be considered from organizations that:

  • Provide softball / baseball programs (including blast ball, three-pitch, coach-pitch, t-ball and rookie
    ball) for youth age 17 and under and/or organizations proving ball programs for clients who
    have developmental challenges in Kitchener, Waterloo, Wellesley, Wilmot & Woolwich
  • Meet the general funding eligibility of Kitchener Sports Association (www.kitchenersports.ca)
  • Request one-time funding that will meet
    • a specific capital need or
    • an innovative one-time program/service for 2018 or 2019 that is NOT part of the
      organization’s traditional annual operating budget

APPLICATION - Complete one-page form, duly signed by the organization’s president/ designate.

PLUS describe how this project will have a positive impact for the organization and its participants

Budget - provide a budget for the proposed project, including:


(i) all sources of revenue, including the grant requested from KSA/ISC
(ii) projected expenses resulting in a balanced budget for the project.

Financial statement – include a copy of the organization’s most recent annual financial statement.

Publicity - indicate how this funding grant will be publicized through the applicant’s efforts, within the
applicant organization as well as in the community-at-large. Note that KSA/ISC also has the right to
publicize the approval of the grant to the community-at-large. Cheque presentation will be scheduled to be
held at the 2018 ISC World Tournament at Peter Hallman Ball Yard in August 2018.

 

Grants in excess of $4,000 – applications exceeding $4,000 in requested KSA/ISC funding will require
the organization to meet informally (20-30 minutes) with the Grants Committee in May 2018.
Submission – Five (5) copies of the application (available here) and supporting documents must be submitted by the
application deadline of Monday April 30, 2018 to:

 

KSA/ISC Legacy Grants,
C/O John Thompson
284 Whitmore Drive, Waterloo, ON N2K 2N5

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