Community of Fort St. James

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  1. Gymnastics BC's Kids CanMove program

    Gymnastics BC's Kids CanMove program increase confidence through movement.

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  2. Fort St. James hosts Explorations summer camps

    Students in Fort St. James attended Explorations summer camps in 2007.

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  3. Nechako Lakes School District hosts Explorations summer camps

    Students in the Nechako Lakes School District attended Explorations summer camps in 2007.

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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 500 young hockey players participated in the Spirit of 2010 Hockey Tournament.

  3. The Fort St. James literacy task group received $70,000 from Literacy Now Communities to improve literacy in the community and surrounding area.

  4. The Aboriginal Sport Gallery Travelling Exhibit joined the Cowichan Spirit Pole Tour and visited Fort St. James in 2008.

  5. One student received a post-secondary scholarship from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund.

  6. Tl'azt'en Nation received $1,000 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund for a summer program for children and youth.

  7. 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.

  8. More than 645 students attended Explorations summer camps in the Nechako Lakes School District.

  9. Over 37,000 youth in 70 communities across BC developed  physical and motor  skills with Gymnastics BC's Kids Can Move Program, funded by the BC Sport Participation Program in 2004-2007.

  10. The Far Fletched Archers received $2,500 from the Local Sport Program Development Fund for the Aiming for Success program.

  11. Close to 3,000 students in 17 schools in the Nechako Lakes School District participated in Action Schools! BC to improve physical activity and healthy eating.