Everyone should have equal access to opportunities to play sport and take part in regular physical activity. However, families who cannot afford to participate often miss out. We created this fund to level the playing field and enable more people to be more active, more often.
This fund aims to remove financial barriers to participation and help us achieve our goal of having the most active community in New Zealand. It will do that by providing:
The Active Communities Fund is for individuals, families, children and youth who might be financially disadvantaged to participate in their chosen sport or physical activity.
Sport Manawatū administers this fund on our behalf. For the full funding outline and criteria, and for an application form, visit the Sport Manawatū website.