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Aug 01, 2018, 11:38 ET Jumpstart Congratulates Inclusive Play Grant Recipients

Canada Embraces Inclusive and Accessible Play Three Grants of $1 Million Each Provided through Jumpstart's Play Finds A Way Movement TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, inclusive and accessible play ...


Feb 07, 2017, 15:31 ET Hayley Wickenheiser and Jumpstart Empower Girls to Play

TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities Chairman Emeritus, Martha Billes, hosted a Jumpstart Games for more than 370 girls in Calgary. Elite female athletes, including...


Dec 22, 2015, 15:40 ET Connor McDavid Celebrates Year One of The Big Play with Jumpstart kids

TORONTO, Dec. 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Jumpstart Ambassador and Edmonton Oilers Centre Connor McDavid, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities' Landon French and Hockey Canada's Dana Gladstone, helped...


Sep 15, 2015, 15:47 ET Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities Celebrates Milestone of Helping One Million Kids 'Get in the Game'

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Jumpstart celebrated helping one million children across Canada participate in organized sport and physical activity. Following a Jumpstart Games event where...


Jul 24, 2015, 11:47 ET Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities Ambassador Connor McDavid Hosts Day of Play for Over 300 Newmarket Kids

TORONTO, July 24, 2015 /CNW/ - Jumpstart Ambassador Connor McDavid hosts a day of play for over 300 kids from his hometown of Newmarket at the Jumpstart Games Day held today at the Ray Twinney...


Jun 10, 2015, 16:01 ET Supporting Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities, Bauer Hockey donates $50,000 worth of hockey equipment to Montreal's Summit School

MONTREAL, June 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Supporting Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities, Bauer Hockey donated $50,000 worth of hockey equipment to Montreal's Summit School today, as part of a program to get...


Mar 19, 2015, 16:48 ET Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities Thanks Government of Canada For Helping Get Kids In The Game

BRAMPTON, ON, March 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bal Gosal today announced $1.3 million in support from Sport Canada for Jumpstart, 100 per cent of which will go directly to helping financially...


Jan 29, 2015, 11:42 ET Parliamentarians, athletes and media faceoff to get kids in the game at the second annual Canal Classic in support of Jumpstart

OTTAWA, Jan. 29. 2015 /CNW/ - Hon. Bal Gosal drops the puck for the second annual Canal Classic with team captains MP Rick Dykstra and Evan Solomon, on Ottawa's Rideau Canal. This game of hockey...


Jan 29, 2015, 11:15 ET Parliamentarians, athletes and media face-off to get kids in the game at the second annual Canal Classic in support of Jumpstart

OTTAWA, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Parliamentarians, athletes and media face-off at the second annual Canadian Tire Canal Classic on Ottawa's historic Rideau Canal. This friendly game of hockey is in...


Jan 29, 2015, 07:00 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Parliamentarians and media to faceoff at the second annual Canadian Tire Canal Classic in support of Jumpstart

OTTAWA, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Join parliamentarians, media and well-known Canadian athletes at the Canal Classic for a friendly game of hockey in support of Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities. When:...


Jan 10, 2015, 15:35 ET Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and Bauer Hockey help get kids across Canada outfitted and into hockey

Bauer donates $500,000 in equipment to Jumpstart to help get even more kids in the game TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities (Jumpstart) and Bauer Hockey announced...


Dec 22, 2014, 12:20 ET Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and the Hockey Canada Foundation come together to get kids into minor hockey through "The Big Play"

New program gets 30,000 kids into the game over the next three years TSN #BigPlay Twitter campaign rallies Canadians while raising funds for the program TORONTO, Dec. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Canadian ...


Dec 22, 2014, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T - Media Advisory - Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and the Hockey Canada Foundation launch a program to get more kids into hockey/

MONTREAL, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - WHO: Landon French, Executive Director, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities Chris Bright, Executive Director, Hockey Canada Foundation Mike Ross, Chief Business Officer, ...


Dec 16, 2014, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and the Hockey Canada Foundation launch a program to get more kids into hockey

MONTREAL, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - WHO: Landon French, Executive Director, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities Chris Bright, Executive Director, Hockey Canada Foundation Mike Ross, Chief Business Officer, ...


Dec 09, 2014, 06:30 ET Canadian Tire scores big with Connor McDavid

TORONTO, Dec. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian Tire and Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities (Jumpstart) announced the signing of Connor McDavid, Captain of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) Erie Otters and...


Sep 29, 2014, 17:02 ET Media Advisory / Photo Opportunity - Canadian Olympians Natalie Spooner and Jayna Hefford to Celebrate Jumpstart Red Ball Campaign in Fredericton

FREDERICTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - On Saturday, October 4, Canadian Olympic Gold medallists in women's hockey, Natalie Spooner and Jayna Hefford, will visit Fredericton and spend the day with the...


Sep 15, 2014, 16:09 ET Canadian Tire Jumpstart Kicks-Off Pedal for Kids Ride in Ottawa to Give Kids Across Canada a Sporting Chance

OTTAWA, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian athletes Caitlin Crooks, Robbi Weldon, Andréanne Morin, Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford join Minister of State (Sport), Bal Gosal, Mayor of Ottawa, Jim Watson...


Sep 15, 2014, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory / Photo Opportunity - Canadian Tire Jumpstart Kicks-Off Pedal for Kids Cycling Tour in Ottawa to Give Kids Across Canada a Sporting Chance/

Canadian Olympians and Paralympians join 80 Cyclists as they Gear-Up for the 5th Annual Pedal for Kids Ride at the Canadian Tire Centre Riders and Special Guests Celebrate First 25 km of Ride with a...


Sep 10, 2014, 08:00 ET Media Advisory / Photo Opportunity - Canadian Tire Jumpstart Kicks-Off Pedal for Kids Cycling Tour in Ottawa to Give Kids Across Canada a Sporting Chance

Canadian Olympians and Paralympians join 80 Cyclists as they Gear-Up for the 5th Annual Pedal for Kids Ride at the Canadian Tire Centre Riders and Special Guests Celebrate First 25 km of Ride with a...


Aug 27, 2014, 08:00 ET Media Advisory / Photo Opportunity - Hayley Wickenheiser to celebrate Jumpstart Red Ball campaign at Canadian Tire Strathmore

STRATHMORE, AB, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - On Saturday, August 30 five-time Olympic medalist and women's hockey hero Hayley Wickenheiser will visit Strathmore and spend the day with the community. Hayley...


Jul 31, 2014, 20:05 ET Canadian Hockey Hero and Jumpstart Ambassador Jonathan Toews Supports Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities

TORONTO, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Jonathan Toews, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Captain of the Chicago Blackhawks, supports Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities with kids from the Labrador City...


Jul 24, 2014, 09:00 ET Media Alert / Photo Opportunity - Jonathan Toews to Celebrate Jumpstart Red Ball Campaign at Canadian Tire in Labrador City

TORONTO, July 24, 2014 /CNW/ - On Thursday, July 31, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Canadian hockey hero, Jonathan Toews, will visit Labrador City, NL and spend the day with the community....


Jul 18, 2014, 13:15 ET Over 4,400 Kids "Get in the Game" Thanks to National Partnership Between Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada and Canadian Tire Jumpstart

Organizations Celebrate Early Success of National "Canadian Tire Jumpstart Get in the Game!" Pilot Program TORONTO, July 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Since July 2013, 4,457 children from priority neighbourhoods...


May 27, 2014, 08:00 ET Canadian Tire stores across Canada celebrate getting kids off the sidelines and into the game with annual Jumpstart party

Canadians are invited to donate $2 in exchange for a Red Ball and show their support by Tweeting a photo with their #JumpstartRedBall TORONTO, May 27, 2014 /CNW/ - On May 31, 2014, Canadian Tire...


May 27, 2014, 08:00 ET Media Alert / Photo Opportunity - Canadian Tire stores across Quebec host celebration for Jumpstart Day and 75th anniversary of Canadian Tire stores in Quebec

MONTREAL, May 27, 2014 /CNW/ - On May 31, 2014, Canadian Tire 75th anniversary celebrations and the sixth annual Jumpstart Day will take place at Canadian Tire stores across Quebec. The event marks...