Bridge the Gap 2015 Grants Announced

The Canadian Rugby Foundation has announced the 2015 recipients of the Bridge the Gap Youth Rugby Grants. The grants are awarded to clubs that implement local or regional projects and or events that diminish barriers and make rugby more accessible to youth. The Canadian Rugby Foundation wants to see more Canadian youth choosing rugby as their sport and reaping the benefits and embracing the positive core values of this great team sport.

The following nine rugby programs will receive grants totalling over $30,000 to implement specific youth rugby initiatives.

Airdrie Highlanders
Beaconsfield RFC
Comox Valley Kickers
Meraloma RFC
Nor’Westers RFC
Ottawa Indians RFC
Toronto Dragons RFC
Toronto Inner-City Rugby Foundation (TIRF)
Westshore Velox RFC

For more information on specific initiatives visit

Congratulations to the successful applicants.

From Members of Committee,
Michael Bull – Chair
Kyle Nichols
Mark Wyatt

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