The North Toronto Sports Foundation supports programs that remove barriers to participation in physical activity and organized sports faced by children and youth in the North Toronto area. These barriers include:

  • Intellectual disability
  • Physical disability
  • Limited financial resources
  • Lack of facilities, equipment or qualified instructors for school programs

SUPPORTING NORTH TORONTO SOCCER CLUB PROGRAMS

Programs operated by the North Toronto Soccer Club that are supported by the North Toronto Sports Foundation include:

  • All-abilities soccer programs

Special Olympics Soccer

Para Soccer

  • Scholarships and fee subsidies to players from families with limited financial resources

Refugees, children living in shelters, families supported by local social services agencies, and families experiencing low income who live in the community and attend local schools.

  • Support of physical literacy and soccer instruction programs in local schools

Including the SWAN ("Sports Wellness Achievement Network") initiative in the Lawrence Heights family of TDSB schools


DONATIONS and CHARITABLE TAX RECEIPTS

  • All donations to the North Toronto Sports Foundation from North Toronto Soccer Club families are directed to NTSC programs.
  • The most efficient way for club families to donate to the Foundation is through the NTSC online registration platform, using the family account already established. https://registration.sportsavvy.com/NTS2
  • Donors who do not have a registration account with the club may donate online through Canada Helps
  • The Foundation will issue a charitable tax receipt for all donations. Charitable tax no. 74899 5313 RR0001

FUNDING of the FOUNDATION

  • North Toronto Sports Foundation receives funding through:
    • donations from North Toronto families
    • matching grants from corporations and foundations related to family donations
    • grants from foundations that support youth programs

For more information visit the Foundation website: www.northtorontosportsfoundation.ca