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The KidSport Fund is a children’s charity designed to help children, from age 5-18, overcome financial barriers so they can participate in sport. This Fund assists families in need to register their children in sport programs by providing assistance with registration fee costs.

Sport Equipment - KidSport collects new and used equipment and distributes it to children who cannot afford to purchase their own. Click here for more information and applications on KidSport.

Membership

Membership Categories, Criteria and Fees

The Winnipeg Community Sport Alliance is a non-profit organization that advocates on behalf of sport to facilitate a better sport experience in Winnipeg. Members of the WCSA include sport organizations, other community organizations that provide sport programming, individuals, who believe in, and wish to publicly support, the vision of quality sport experiences for all citizens of Winnipeg. The WCSA also has representation from the City of Winnipeg Community Services Department, School Division Representatives and the General Council of Winnipeg Community Centres. All memberships are subject to review and approval.

Membership Categories and Definitions

Full Membership

Non-profit organizations or groups whose principal mandate is developing and delivering sport opportunities and programs for Winnipeg residents.

Members must be in good standing, and recognized as a sport organization by either a provincial or national sport organization.

Should there be no recognized Winnipeg Sport Organization for a sport that sport must appoint one representative from one of their clubs/associations to represent their sport.

If this definition applies to you, click here to complete the online application form.

Partner Membership

Non-profit organizations or groups who have some interest in sport in the city of Winnipeg as part of their mandate or operations but for whom this is not the primary focus or activity and are not represented by a voting full member or an appointed member.

If this definition applies to you, click here to complete the online application form.

Associate Membership

Any individual or professional sport organization with a significant interest in amateur sport within the city of Winnipeg.

If this definition applies to you, click here to complete the online application form.

Appointed Members

  • City of Winnipeg Community Services designate (1)
  • General Council of Winnipeg Community Centres designate (1)
  • School Division designates (6)

If this definition applies to you, click here to complete the online application form.

Criteria

Full and Partner Membership

Winnipeg community organizations or groups are eligible if they:

  • Are a not-for-profit organization or group.
  • Are based in Winnipeg and operate programs for Winnipeg residents.
  • Have been actively operating in the city of Winnipeg for a period of at least one year.
  • Complete a membership application to, and receive acceptance notification from, the WCSA Board of Directors.
  • Have aims and objectives supportive of the WCSA.

A letter on official letterhead or copy of Board minutes is required from each organization or group recognizing an individual as their approved representative.

All members will be required to uphold, observe and conform to the Governance Laws of the WCSA and such regulations.

To vote on any WCSA business, members must have on file with the WCSA Executive Director a complete and approved membership application form and be paid in full for the current membership year.

Associate Membership

Associate Members are eligible if they:

  • Complete a membership application to, and receive acceptance notification from, the WCSA Board of Directors.
  • Have aims and objectives supportive of the WCSA.

Professional sport organizations must provide a letter on official letterhead or copy of Board minutes is required from each organization, recognizing an individual as their approved representative.

All members will be required to uphold, observe and conform to the Governance Laws of the WCSA and such regulations.

Appointed Membership

Appointed Members will be appointed to the Alliance by their respective committees/organizations.

Membership Fees

Full membership: annual fee is $75.00
Partner membership: annual fee is $50.00
Associate membership: no annual fee 
Appointed membership: $60.00 

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