Community of Port Hardy

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  1. BC Blind Sports' Early Intervention Program

    Over 200 children participated in sport through BC Blind Sports' Early Intervention Program.

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  2. PacificSport BC's XploreSportz program

    More than 3,000 children participated in several different sports through XploreSportz.

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  3. Vancouver Island North School District hosts Explorations summer camps

    Students in Port Hardy, Port McNeill, Sointula attended Explorations summer camps in 2007.

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  4. Port Hardy celebrates Spirit of BC Week 2007

    Port Hardy hosted free events to celebrate Spirit of BC Week 2007.

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  5. Robert Scott and Sunset Elementary Schools hosted Explorations summer camps

    Students in Port McNeil and Port Hardy attended Explorations summer camps in 2005.

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Related Highlights

  1. Two schools registered with Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating in students.

  2. More than 1,170 young hockey players participated in Spirit of 2010 Hockey Tournaments.

  3. The Port Hardy Spirit of BC Committee hosted events to celebrated the annual Spirit of BC Week.

  4. The Kwakiutl Band received $15,000 from Innovations to train members of the Fort Rupert reserve in drumming, singing and making regalia for the 2007 Aboriginal Days Festival.

  5. The Mount Waddington literacy task group received $110,000 from Literacy Now Communities to improve literacy in the area.

  6. The Aboriginal Sport Gallery Travelling Exhibit joined the Cowichan Spirit Pole Tour and visited Port Hardy in 2008.

  7. Kwakiutl Band Council received $1,000 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund for its Kwakiutl Band Youth Soccer Clinic.

  8. Mount Waddington Regional District received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibilty and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  9. More than 225 students attended Explorations summer camps in the Vancouver Island North School District.

  10. Over 200 children in 18 communities across BC  particpated in the BC Blind Sports Early Intervention Program, funded by the BC Sport Participation Program in 2004-2007.

  11. Over 2,900 youth in 17 communities across BC discovered new sports  with PacificSport BC's XploreSportz program, funded by the BC Sport Participation Program in 2004-2007.

  12. Mount Waddington Regional District received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  13. Port Hardy received $5,000 from Spirit of BC.

  14. Close to 1,000 students in 10 schools in the Vancouver Island North School District participated in Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating.

  15. Students at three Port Hardy schools participated in SportFit to get active and discover new sports.

  16. Port Hardy Youth Wellness Development Committee received $2,000 from the Local Sport Program Development Fund for the Port Hardy Youth Recreation Program.