1313 Smiles for P.R.O. Kids!!
Created September 24, 2012 by Hall & Fairweather Insurance
LocationSaint John, New Brunswick
Funding Level$50k - $100k (< 2014)
Community SizeMore than 1,000
OverviewFor the year 2013 P.R.O. Kids is aspiring to create 1313 SMILES!
What is P.R.O. Kids?
P.R.O. Kids is a non-profit program that matches children and youth up to (and including) the age of 18 with organized, registered recreation activities. P.R.O. Kids is a proactive and confidential service offered to all children and youth in Saint John, Quispamsis, Grand Bay-Westfield and Rothesay. All administration costs are covered by the municipalities, allowing 100% of the funds received through donations, grants and fundraisers to go directly to the children and youth of our community.
To provide assistance to 1313 children and youth by removing financial barriers for participation in sports, arts, recreation or cultural activities of their choice.
13 Benefits from 1313 SMILES:
1. Healthy lifestyle
2. investment in the future of our young people
3. Fosters cooperation & good citizenship
4. Promotes positive behaviours
5. Encourages community involvement
6. Develops leadership skills
7. Develops physical skills
8. Provides fun & enjoyment
9. An important tool in crime prevention
10. Strengthens families
11. Higher grades & stay in school
12. Develops team work
13. UNLIMITED SMILES!!!