KidsMove Supported by Burnaby Business Community and Firefighters
Fortius Sport & Health and the Burnaby School District are proud to kick off the 4th year of KidsMove schools with a special donation from the Burnaby Firefighters Charitable Society.
President Jeff Clark of the Burnaby Firefighters Association – Local 323 dropped off a cheque for $5,000 toward the KidsMove Schools youth activity and learning program.
Starting this October, approximately 450 students and 18 teachers across nine Burnaby elementary schools will have the opportunity to participate in the KidsMove 2019/2020 school year. These schools include:
KidsMove Schools is a 10-week program developed by Fortius Sport & Health to help children aged nine to 12 years develop physical skills, competency and confidence. The program is inclusive of children of all abilities, including students with physical or cognitive disabilities. The program is provided at no cost to the schools or students, through the generous support of donors like the Burnaby Firefighters Charitable Society, Beedie Cares and Canadian Tire Jumpstart Foundation.