Financial Assistance & Grants

Financial Assistance Program

If you or are experiencing financial hardship that limits your ability to participate in recreation and culture activities with North Vancouver Recreation and Culture, please contact your local community recreation centre and ask to speak with the financial assistance programmer who can assist in exploring your options.


  • Harry Jerome and John Braithwaite – 604.983.6416
  • Delbrook - 604.983.6530
  • Karen Magnussen - 604.983.6550
  • Ron Andrews - 604.983.6500
  • Parkgate - 604.983.6350
NVRC Grants Programs

Arts & Culture Grants

Arts & Culture Grants support the arts, creativity and cultural programming through four distinct programs designed to sustain the operations of key arts organizations; incentivize creative innovation and new initiatives; support events and festivals; and foster a wide range of activities that reflect the talent, creativity, spirit and diversity of the community.

Event Hosting Grants

Event Hosting Grants foster efforts to build community pride and spirit and encourage participation in sport, recreation and culture by providing financial support to local sports, recreation and cultural organizations that seek to host provincial, Western-Canadian, national and/or international championships in North Vancouver.

Sports & Recreation Travel Grants

As a token of recognition for dedication and effort put forth in the pursuit of excellence, Sports & Recreation Travel Grants provide financial support to individuals, teams or groups who have qualified to participate in significant out-of-province championship events.


Other Funding Available

There are additional sources of funding available to help your children register for community sports groups. For more information check out KidSportAthletics 4 Kids, and JumpStart.

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