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A message from Minister Lisa Beare on COVID-19


Hon. Lisa Beare's message to the sport sector on COVID-19 for March 18, 2020.

Sport Leaders Sign Landmark Agreement for B.C.

News Release

On Friday, a new sport memorandum of understanding was introduced by the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), Own the Podium (OTP), the Province of British Columbia (B.C.) and viaSport BC, whereby the five partners commit to collaboration on a set of pertinent principles. 

In the game: more sport programming for 46 groups

News Release

As part of the Government of British Columbia’s ongoing efforts to ensure all British Columbians have the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of sport, 46 groups will share more than $70,000 in funding through Local Sport Program Development (LSPD), Girls Only and Forever Active Bodies (FAB) 55+ grants, announced Coralee Oakes, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development.

Local communities benefit from Hosting BC grants

News Release

VICTORIA - The Government of British Columbia has renewed its commitment to community development through sport by providing $192,000 in funding for Hosting BC programs, announced Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Coralee Oakes.