Community of Chetwynd

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  1. Chetwynd celebrates Spirit of BC Week 2008

    Chetwynd hosted free events to celebrate Spirit of BC Week 2008

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  2. Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Pouce Coupe, Tumbler Ridge celebrate Spirit of BC Week 2007

    Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Pouce Coupe, Tumbler Ridge hosted events to celebrate Spirit of BC Week 2007.

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  3. Chetwynd makes strides in accessibility

    Video project highlighted how small changes could lead to improved accessibility and inclusion.

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Related Highlights

  1. More than 400 young hockey players participated in the Spirit of 2010 Hockey Tournament.

  2. The Chetwynd Spirit of BC Committee hosted events to celebrate the annual Spirit of BC Week.

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

  4. Students at one Chetwynd school participated in SportFit to get active and discover new sports.

  5. The Chetwynd literacy task group received $40,000 from Literacy Now Communities to improve literacy in the community and surrounding area.

  6. Two youth participated in the Altitude Youth Experience.

  7. Chetwynd received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  8. Measuring Up distributed $125,000 to the Measuring Up The North project to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities  in 34 communities and seven regional districts in Northern BC.

  9. District of Chetwynd received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  10. Chetwynd received $5,000 from Spirit of BC.

  11. Moccasin Flats Metis Society received $2,500 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund for a youth kayak festival.

  12. Close to 2,600 students in 20 schools in the Peace River South School District participated in Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating.