Mission sports groups share $46K in gaming grants

Figure skating, speed skating and swim clubs among 143 groups to get funding

A trio of Mission sports groups have received thousands of dollars in funding through the provincial community gaming grants.

The Mission Figure Skating Club Society gets $27,000, the Mission Racers Speed Skating Club, $2,000, and $17,000 will go to the Mission Marlins Swim Club.

These three groups are among 143 sports, and arts and culture organizations across B.C. sharing in the $3.9 million in this latest round of gaming grants.

Local organizations wishing to apply or find out more about community gaming grants can visit gaming.gov.bc.ca/grants/index.htm or call 250-387-5311.