RICHMOND – Five local organizations will benefit from more than $300,000 in Community Gaming Grants from the B.C. Government.

 

Organizations receiving grants:

British Columbia Sailing Association – $62,000

Kajaks Track and Field Club – $10,200

Richmond Rockets Speed Skating Club – $1,900

Karate B.C. – $75,000

Gymnastics BC – $155,000

Additional information:

  • Community Gaming Grants allow non-profit organizations to apply for provincial gaming revenues.
  • During the 2012/13 fiscal year, $135 million worth of gaming grants were provided to approximately 5,300 community organizations.

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