RADF Investment: $1.04 million
Other Investment: $575,287
Total Investment: $1.62 million
Project Period: April 2008–September 2011
This project will enable Métis and First Nations coaches, teachers, and other community leaders to get the training and resources they need to create long-term sport and recreation programs for their communities. Based out of Hobbema, the project will create and provide a new Alberta Aboriginal Sport and Recreation manual and website, and a sport and recreation leadership and athlete development program. Funding will also allow operational capabilities at the Indigenous Sport Council to be enhanced so the project can be successful and sustained.
Expected Outcomes and Benefits
All projects go through a selection process to ensure they will improve the quality of life for Albertans. This project meets this objective through the following outcomes and benefits: