Youth Sports Funding

Funded programs must provide a variety of sports for a broad range of youth in under-resourced communities. Sports that encompasses any organized activities with movement, including physical fitness activities such as yoga, hiking, dance, and active outdoor pursuits meet the definition.  

Line-item budgets should focus on programming costs, including, but not limited to, the following:

● Coaches/instructors/direct service staff/mentors (including training/professional development)

● Equipment or uniforms

● Educational programming costs

● Facility/field space cost

● A maximum of 15% of program funds may be used to support administrative/overhead costs

All funded programs must aim to foster the following:

● Educational connection and achievement 

● Physical health and well-being 

● Mental health and well-being 

● Employment 

● Community cohesion 

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