*Your donation goes directly to supporting qualified (low income) kids sport registration fees*
With your support, KidSport Calgary and Area provides children with an opportunity towards learning leadership, hard work, dedication, and self-confidence, along with building healthy lifestyle habits and providing kids with the supportive network often found in a team setting. Through sport they also gain the opportunity to access mentorship and guidance from experienced sport leaders to further develop their skills in something that interests them.
Below are some examples of how much each sport costs to play:
$50 - a child can learn to swim
$90 - a child can learn to skate
$125 - a child can participate in soccer
$175 - a child can participate in gymnastics or football
$325- a child can join hockey/ringette
Each qualified applicant receives up to $375 per calendar year. We are proud to say that the funds raised in Calgary and Area, stay in Calgary and a 50km radius of the City limits, including Airdrie, Cochrane, Chestermere, Strathmore, High River, Turner Valley and Rocky View County!
KidSport Calgary believes that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sport. Confidence, teamwork, self-worth, work ethic, improved fitness, communication skills, relationships with adult role models, and connections to community are just a few benefits of youth involvement in sport. To make a financial contribution online please click here and donate today.
Did you know that you can get your donations matched? Through the 2018 Birdies 4 Kids Program presented by AltaLink, Shaw Charity Classic will match up to 50% of your donations! Why not make your $20 donation be a $30 donation! It’s that simple. Click here to make your donation through the Birdies 4 Kids Program. Be sure to select KidSport Calgary as your participating charity of choice!
If you are looking to host a fundraiser, birthday party, celebration in support of KidSport Calgary you can use this link to set up your very own online portal, giving you a simple way to promote to friends and familiy as well as providing emailed tax receipts to your donors.
To make a donation by cheque please see below:
PO Box 94011 Elbow River
Calgary, AB T2S 0S4
Attention/Memo: Donations for KidSport Calgary
**Many companies will match your charitable gift dollar for dollar – no matter what type of donation you make. Don’t forget to ask your company if they do! Let us know if you need an immediate tax receipt for matching purposes.
*All eligible donations of $20 and over receive a tax receipt* Please provide an email address for your tax receipt.