At the Island Savings Centre we strive to make recreation opportunities accessible for everyone.
The Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program is a program that allows children and youth (ages 4-18) to participate in sport and recreation in their community without having to worry about their financial constraints. This program places emphasis on children and youth who are inactive with the goal to assist them to take the necessary steps to make healthier lifestyle changes.
KidSport KidSport is a national not-for-profit organization that provides financial assistance for registration fees and equipment to kids ages 18 and under.
Island Savings Centre Recreation Access Program The Island Savings Centre can help cover the cost of recreation programs, events, activities or passes. This funding is intended to help give eligible families the chance to take part in recreation programs, activities and events within the Island Savings Centre. Cowichan Valley Performing Arts Foundation The CVPAF is the only locally-founded, not-for-profit organization in the Cowichan Valley dedicated to providing financial assistance and funding through bursaries and scholarships solely to youth (ages 18 and under) applicants requiring support to pursue performing arts activities and education in music, theatre, dance and singing.