2014-2015 Municipal Grant Recipients

 

 

Community Grants
Burntcoat Head Park Association Canada Celebration Event Costs $200
Cobequid 4-H Club Regional Woodsman Competition costs $150
East Hants Community Learning Association Leader cost for Youth Drama Group $150
East Hants Corridor Skate Park Association Start up costs – RJS, marketing & meeting expenses $125
East Hants Minor Hockey Association Development Equipment & Jersey Replacement $9,673
East Hants Senior Games Association Games Closing Awards & Luncheon $1000
East Hants Wildcats Baseball Team Event Host for Provincials under 15 – Bantam A $250
Hants North Rural High Home & School Assoc. Keji Trip – camp site fees & transportation costs $1,100
Kennetcook Area Volleyball Club Uniforms & Equipment $1,119
Kennetcook Area Volleyball Club Volleyball Equipment $850
Kennetcook District Home & School Support for Year end event for Elementary Children $200
Lantz Recreation Society Lifeguarding Leadership at LE Shaw Memorial Pool $1,000
Lantz Recreation Society Lantz Fall Fun Fair event costs $200
Maitland & District Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary 40th Anniversary Celebration costs $200
Maple Ridge Elementary School Running Club Facility Fees at EH Sportsplex Dome $400
Navy League of Canada – Mt. Uniacke Branch Annual Ceremonial Review Demonstration Event $200
Noel & District Ladies Fire Dept. Auxiliary Teddy Bear Picnic Event costs $200
Shubenacadie Hall & Grounds Society Lifeguarding at the Shubenacadie Wading Pool $953
Shubenacadie Hay Days Society Shubenacadie Canada Day event costs $250
Student Theatre Assoc. of Greater East Hants Labour of Love Performance in Scotland – travel costs $350
Suburban FC U14 Boys Soccer Travel for 2 athletes to PEI to Nationals $200
Various Youth Sporting Grants Support Sporting opportunities $1,165
 Total Community Grants $19,935
District Recreation Funds
Elmsdale – East Hants & District Chamber of Commerce Chamber of Commerce Legacy Park on Commerce Court $5000
Enfield/Horne Settlement – EH Horne School Preservation Society Boiler Replacement, Exterior Facility Improvements $11,426
Enfield/Horne Settlement – Enfield, Elmsdale & District Lions Club Facility Improvement Project $9,930
Enfield/Horne Settlement – Royal Canadian Legion Branch 133 Enfield Ball Field Improvements $9,669
Gore/Kennetcook – Gore District Volunteer Fire Department Upgrades to the West Gore Fire Community Hall $5,000
Gore/Kennetcook – Upper Nine Mile River Community Hall Association Replacement of Siding, AC Unit & Ceiling Fan $2,000
Lakelands – Uniacke District Home & School Association Uniacke District School Playground repairs $10,000
Lakelands – Navy League of Canada – Mt. Uniacke Branch Construction of Storage Facility $1,500
Maitland – District Development Association Annual Insurance  $3000
Maitland – Noel & District Volunteer Fire Department Upper Floor Ceiling Replacement $240
Noel/Walton – Noel United Church Chairlift install in the community hall $1,370
Noel/Walton – Burntcoat Head Park Association Grounds Maintenance $1,200
Noel/Walton – Noel & District Volunteer Fire Department Upper Floor Ceiling Replacement $960
Rawdon – Gore District Volunteer Fire Department Upgrades to the West Gore Fire Community Hall $5,000
Shubenacadie – Shubenacadie Community Development Association Trail Building and Drainage for the MacInnis Trail $3,428
Shubenacadie – Shubenacadie Hall & Grounds Society Insurance for grounds, New Pool Pump & Maintenance to bleachers $1,372
 Total District Recreation Fund Grants $71,096
General Government Grants
Canadian Red Cross Funds to Support the CRC Prepared Campaign for increased disaster response capacity in Nova Scotia $4,423
Community Rider Operating Grant $2,500
East Hants Community Rider Annual Community Partnership Grant for operating costs for delivery of services offered by the East Hants Community Rider $10,000
East Hants Family Resource Center Annual Community Partnership Grant for operating costs for delivery of services offered by the East Hants Family Resource Center  $10,000
East Hants Senior Safety Association Revitalization of programs to promote health & safety services to seniors $1,500
East Hants Sport Heritage Society Support the mandate of the Society to honour former athletes that called East Hants Home & Annual sport award gala to recognize the achievements of the Municipality’s top athletes, volunteers and coaches $5,000
Hants County 4H  Member participation in annual public speaking and demonstration rally $500
Hants County Exhibition Support cost of hosting Hants County Exhibition $300
Hants East Rural High School Annual Dr. JT Snow Bursary $500
Hants North Rural High School Annual Dr. JT Snow Bursary $500
Hants SPCA Support the delivery of services provided by the Hants County SPCA $3,000
Windsor and Area Education Annual Dr. JT Snow Bursary $500
EMO – East Hants Ground Search & Rescue Operating Grant $5,000
EMO – Special Hazardous Response Unit Operating Grant $5,133
Fire Operations – Gore Volunteer Fire Department Annual Operating Grant $8,992
Fire Operations – Kennetcook Volunteer Fire Department Annual Operating Grant $8,992
Fire Operations – Maitland Volunteer Fire Department Annual Operating Grant $586
Fire Operations – Walton Volunteer Fire Department Annual Operating Grant $8,992
Partnership – East Hants Chamber of Commerce Donations from various local businesses in support of the Commerce Park Development Fund $6,500
Partnership – Enfield/Elmsdale Lions Club Playground Fund Donation from RBC in support of the Enfield/Elmsdale Lions Club playground maintenance $1,000
Property – Burntcoat Head Park Association Municipality Owned Property Maintenance Grant.  Cost of maintaining the Burntcoat Head Lighthouse building and property $2,500
Property – East Hants Museum Society Municipality Owned Property Maintenance Grant.  Cost of maintaining the Tin Smith Museum building and property $11,000
Property – Walton Area Development Association Municipality Owned Property Maintenance Grant.  Cost of maintaining the Walton Lighthouse building and property $4,000
Recreation – Hants North Baseball Association Annual Property Tax Grant (leased land) $824
Recreation – Jumpstart Gift Cards for program $500
Recreation – Meadowview Subdivision Playground Open Space Grant (Prov. Contribution) $2,473
Recreation – South Maitland Interpretive Center Annual Property Tax Grant (leased land) $4,203
Total Government Grants $109,417
Beautification Grants
District 4 – East Hants Museum Society – Lawn and Flowers $1,000
District 4 – Shubenacadie Community Development Assoc. McCoul Park repairs $500
District 4 – Shubenacadie Hall & Grounds Society Improvements to playing field and bleachers $500
District 6 – New Horizons Seniors Group Lawn Mowing and yard maintenance $500
District 6 – Noel Road Willing Workers Lawn Mowing and yard maintenance etc.  $500
District 7 – Lantz Recreation Society Landscape, Paint and Signs $1,000
District 9 – Hardwoodlands Presbyterian Church Paint trim around Church windows $400
District 11 – Rawdon 2-Way 4-H Club  Lawn Mowing and plants for Rawdon Corner Park $200
District 11 – Rawdon Volunteer Fire Hall Replace trimmer and mower for mowing Fire Hall property $500
District 12 – Christmas Tree Community Lighting Purchase of Mt. Uniacke Christmas Tree LED Christmas Lights and extension cords $119
District 12 – Mt. Uniacke COP (Citizens on Patrol) Ribbon for existing Christmas wreaths for hanging on Etter Road and Hwy #1 $125
District 13 – Christmas Tree Community Lighting Purchase of Mt. Uniacke Christmas Tree LED Christmas Lights and extension cords $119
District 13 – Enfield in Bloom 2013/2014 Baskets/Wreaths $1000
District 13 – Enfield in Bloom Baskets/Wreaths $1000
District 13 – Girl Guides of Canada Planter Boxes $250
District 13 – Mt. Uniacke Clean-up Group Equipment for Highway #1 – Community Clean-up Project (15km of Roadside and ditches) $500
Total Beautification Grants $8213
Tourism Grants
Burntcoat Head Park Municipally Owned Property Insurance Grant $1,815
Burntcoat Head Park Municipally Owned Property Insurance Grant $570
Burntcoat Head Park Association Burntcoat Head Park operations and staffing for an extended season $10,400
Burntcoat Head Park Association Municipally Owned Property Staffing Grant $3,000
Chart Society for Maitland Launch Festival Support for Maitland Launch Festival $2,400
East Hants Historical Society for Lower Selma Museum Roof Replacement – Lower Selma Museum $12,500
East Hants Museum Society for Watson Smith & Sons Tinsmith Shop and Hardware Store Museum Municipally Owned Property Staffing Grant $3,000
East Hants Museum Society for Watson Smith & Sons Tinsmith Shop and Hardware Store Museum Municipally Owned Property Staffing Grant $500
Maitland District Development Association for Dawson Dowell Park Dawson Dowell Park, Artisans on the Wharf craft shop $8,000
South Maitland Historical Association for the Bay of Fundy Tidal Interpretive Centre Municipally Owned Property Staffing Grant $3,000
Walton Lighthouse (Walton Area Development Association) Walton Lighthouse operations and improvements $10,000
Walton Lighthouse (Walton Area Development Association) Municipally Owned Property Staffing Grant $3,000
Walton Lighthouse (Walton Area Development Association) Municipally Owned Property Staffing Grant $1,005
Total Tourism Grants $59,190
Total 2014-2015 Grants $267,851