The Kids First Fund is designed to assist children and families of Yarmouth County with the costs of sport and recreation programs. The objective of the program is to create opportunities for all children and youth, regardless of socio-economic backgrounds.
The Kids First Fund of Yarmouth County is supported by the Town of Yarmouth, Municipality of the District of Yarmouth, Municipality of the District of Argyle, and Province of Nova Scotia.
Funding amounts of up to $200 child/per year, or up to $400 per family/per year may be awarded. Funding may be used toward the cost or registration and/or equipment.
Approval for the Kids First Fund is based on a reference system. Applicants will be asked to provide a reliable reference who is willing to endorse that the applicant would not be able to participate without the support of the Kids First Fund.
Applications are confidential. They are received at any time throughout the year, and are reviewed 4 times annually: August 30th, December 1st, March 15th and May 30th.
Please choose your area below to download the appropriate application form. Contact information is also available if you would like to find out more about the Kids First Fund.