Canadian Tire Jumpstart

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Alternate Name Big Play ; Jump Start ; Jumpstart
Toll Free Phone 1-844-937-7529 (1-844-YES-PLAY)
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Primary Contact Harry Bell, Regional Manager, Southern Ontario; Email:
Alternate Contact Wayne Ford, Newmarket Chapter Chair
Established 2005
Primary Executive Landon French, Vice President Jumpstart and Community Relations, Canadian Tire Corporation
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Private
Description (Service) Grants for participation in sports and recreation programs

Funds a variety of programs which can include: Girl Guides, YMCA, Hockey, Swimming, Baseball, Soccer, Karate, Skating Ballet, Gymnastics

Parasport Jumpstart Fund is partnership between Jumpstart and the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), helps families whose children have physical disabilities gain access to funds so they can participate in a variety of parasport activities * funding for organizations to support access for athlete where sport is in the Paralympic Sport program or to provide support for sports that are not in the Paralympic program

Play Finds A Way funding for municipalities, schools, community groups or public spaces to enable general accessibility within their facilities or support accessibility and inclusion in their programs * widen hallways/doorways, installing ramps
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates program applications accepted from January 15 to November 1
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Financially disadvantaged children 4-18 years
Application Apply online between mid-January and November 1
Languages English ; French
Fees Up to $500 available per child per sport or activity or $600 per year * Fee assistance available.
Site Location All York Region, Ontario and Canada
Located In Community Newmarket
Mailing Address c/o Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities 
PO Box 770 
Station K 
2180 Yonge St, 8th Flr 
Toronto, ON M4P 2V8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Service Categories Recreation Related Expense Assistance


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