Active Chicks

Organization Sponsor: 14 Wing Greenwood Community Centre


Program Description

A program designed for girls ages 9-12 to encourage them to be more physically active. This program is once a week and introduces them to new activities they may not have had an opportunity to try.

Funding Sources: 

14 Wing Greenwood Youth Club

Strategies For Sustainability: 

To encourage girls to become active and encourage friendships

Impact Of Program: 

Have seen an increase in numbers of girls. Has been a very positive program.

Evaluation Tools: 

Girls continue to take part, new members.

Key Elements Towards Success: 

Promotion. Youth take an active role in what activities they would like to do.

Challenges To Meet Them: 

Would like to try new activities and many times too costly or cannot find an instructor for program due to a rural area.

Length and Stage of Project: 

This program is on-going and has been in place for over a year.

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