Community of Hazelton

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  1. BC Athletics' Run, Jump, Throw program

    More than 5,400 children learned the fundamentals of track and field through Run, Jump, Throw.

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  2. Coast Mountains School District hosts Explorations summer camps

    Students in Hazelton, Gitanmaax, Kispiox, New Hazelton, South Hazelton attended Explorations summer camps in 2007

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  3. Coast Mountains School District hosts Explorations camps

    Students in Hazelton attended Explorations summer camps in 2005.

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Related Highlights

  1. The Hazelton literacy task group received $100,000 from Literacy Now Communities to improve literacy in the community and surrounding area.

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

  3. Students at one Hazelton school participated in SportFit to get active and discover new sports.

  4. Gitksan Wet'suwet'en Education Society received $1,000 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund for its Gitksan Youth Healthy Awareness Group.

  5. Gitxsan Health Society received $1,000 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund for its Rez Robics program.

  6. Gitxsan Health Society received $1,000 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund to offer weekly aerobics classes.

  7. Hazelton Jr. Girls All-Native Basketball received $1,000 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund for its Be a Baller Basketball Camp.

  8. Hazelton received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibilty and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  9. 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.

  10. 465 students attended Explorations summer camps in the Coast Mountains School District.

  11. Over 5,400 children in 37 communities across BC learned track and field skill progressions with BC Athletics' Run, Jump, Throw Program, funded by the BC Sport Participation Program in 2004-2007.

  12. Village of Hazelton received $15,000 from Measuring Up to improve accessibility and inclusion for people with disabilities.

  13. 300 youth from Hazelton and Kitkatla participated in the Basketball BC’s Steve Nash Youth Basketball program thanks to $13,100 from the Aboriginal Youth Sport Legacy Fund.