Community Funding & Support

Are you looking for financial support to increase recreation opportunities for you or a family member? Refer to the programs below:

P.E.A.R.L Program
Offered by: City of Mount Pearl

(Participation for Everyone in Active Recreation and Leisure)

The City of Mount believes that anyone should be able to participate in city-run recreation programs regardless of financial resources. If your financial circumstances make it difficult for you to pay the full fee for programs, you may qualify for a subsidy. Please note, this program is available for people of all ages.

Program Guidelines

  1. Is designed for residents of Mount Pearl.
  2. A reference must be provided from Community Leader (Example: Social Worker, Teacher, Clergy, Coach). A reference cannot be a family member or relative.
  3. One activity per person per season.

Pearl Application Form

For more information

Contact Sean McKenna at 748-1046 or


KidSport Funding
Offered by: KidSport Newfoundland & Labrador

KidSport Newfoundland & Labrador believes all kids have the right to play organized sports and provides funding for registration fees and equipment costs for kids aged 18 and under so they can play a season of sport. KidSport provides children with:

  • The opportunity to enjoy a season of children’s sport programming;
  • Healthy habits that will last their whole lives;
  • Valuable life lessons and skills including leadership, practice, hard work, dedication, and self confidence;
  • Access to mentorship and guidance from coaches.

Click here for more information.


Jumpstart Funding
Offered by: Canadian Tire

Founded in 2005, Jumpstart helps kids overcome financial and accessibility barriers to sport and recreation in an effort to provide inclusive play for kids of all abilities (ages 4 to 18).

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For more information

Call 748-6489 at the following hours: Tuesday to Thursday, 10 am to 4pm (Closed for lunch between 12pm and 1pm)