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Not-for-Profit Defined

Not-for-profit groups shall be defined to include:

  • Not-for-Profit Youth-Related Community Groups  - run by local youth groups such as Boy Scouts, Girl Guides, 4H Clubs and Cadets, etc. where the activities are intended for participants under the age of 18 (or where the participants are under a disability, then under the age of 28).
  • Not-for-Profit Recognized Children's Sport and Recreation Service Providers - groups that are:

a.) Sponsered or recognized by a municipality as providing services or programs for the benefit of the community, or

b.) Members of a provincial sports organization or an accredited camping organization, or

c.) Universally recognized as service providers, such as the YMCA or Red Cross.

  • Not-for-Profit Childcare Operations - groups involved with before and after-school childcare programs delivered by eligible operators (as per the Day Nurseries Act) within the school board district.
  • Other Not-for-Profit or Charitable Groups - other groups such as local service clubs, community health associations, parent groups, seniors groups, etc. as determined by the district school board.