Canadian Tire Jumpstart

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Financial Assistance for Participation in Sports Programs

Record Details
Toll Free Phone 1-844-937-7529 (1-844-YES-PLAY)
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Primary Contact Lori Gagnon Gagnon, Regional Manager, Toronto GTA, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities
Alternate Contact Wayne Ford, Newmarket Chapter Chair
Established 2005
Primary Executive Landon French, Vice President Jumpstart and Community Relations, Canadian Tire Corporation
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Private
Description (Service) Funds a variety of programs which can include: Girl Guides, YMCA, Hockey, Swimming, Baseball, Soccer, Karate, Skating Ballet, Gymnastics

Parasport Jumpstart Fund is partnership between Jumpstart and the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), helps families whose children have physical disabilities gain access to funds so they can participate in a variety of parasport activities * funding for organizations to support access for athlete where sport is in the Paralympic Sport program or to provide support for sports that are not in the Paralympic program

Play Finds A Way funding for municipalities, schools, community groups or public spaces to enable general accessibility within their facilities or support accessibility and inclusion in their programs * widen hallways/doorways, installing ramps
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates program applications accepted from January 15 to November 1
Areas Served Newmarket ; Canada
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Call for screening, or apply online * Only one sport or activity is covered for each application but can apply for more than 1 sport or activity separately * children can be funded for successive seasons in an activity up to a maximum of $300 per activity; subject to Chapter discretion and/or local demands * for Play Finds a way application on website or contact
Application Call for screening, or apply online * the annual maximum is $600; subject to Chapter discretion and/or local demands * Applications must be submitted before the program start date * Play Finds a Way deadline to apply Friday, March 16, 2018
Languages English ; French
Fees Up to $500 available per child per sport or activity or $600 per year * Fee assistance available.
Site Location All York Region, Ontario and Canada
Located In Community Newmarket
Mailing Address c/o Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities 
PO Box 770 
Station K 
2180 Yonge St, 8th Flr 
Toronto, ON M4P 2V8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Service Categories Recreation Related Expense Assistance


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