1 of 12 Canadian Recipiants of the WISE Fund
Jo Anne Mallay-Jones – Creston North Marystown, Newfoundland
All about " WISE" !
The Women in Sport Encouragement (WISE) Fund was created to help finance sport initiatives and assist members of the sport community in Canada. The annual grant is primarily to assist active women and/or organizations who are currently offering or creating sport programs targeted to girls and women. The 2010 WISE Fund marks the seventh time CAAWS has offered the grant program. Since the program's inception in 2004, CAAWS has supported 80 individuals and organizations, dispersing over $69,800 to members of the sport community.
This year's recipients included 10 organizations and two coaches. The following have been inducted:
2010 WISE Fund Recipients
� Tennis BC � Vancouver, BC (Supported by Tennis Canada)
� Ringette Saskatchewan � Regina, SK(Supported by Ringette Canada)
� Inferno Wheelchair Basketball Society � St. Albert, AB (Supported by Wheelchair Basketball Canada)
� Dartmouth Crusaders Swim Club � Dartmouth, NS (Supported by Swimming Canada)
� Yukon Gymnastics Association � Whitehorse, YK (Supported by Gymnastics Canada)
� Argonaut Rowing Club � Toronto, ON (Supported by Rowing Canada)
� Adrenaline Divas Snowboard Club � Dartmouth, NS (Supported by Canada~Snowboard)
� Team Canada Women�s Volleyball Centre � Winnipeg, MB (Supported by Team Canada Volleyball � Volleyball Canada)
� Fredericton Curling Club � Fredericton, NB (Supported by Canadian Curling Association )
� Coaldale Fish & Game Air Gun Club � Lethbridge, AB (Supported by Shooting Federation of Canada)
� Jo Anne Mallay-Jones � Creston North Marystown, NL (Supported by The Canadian Soccer Association)
� Marie-�ve Mc Millan � Lorraine, QC (Supported by Canada~Snowboard)
For a complete list and detailed biographies of this year�s grant recipients, please visit CAAWS� website at http://www.caaws.ca/.