News

September

2020

The City of Victoria

We would like to thank The City of Victoria for the generous donation of $3,000.00 towards our reduced programming during the Covid crisis.

August

2020

Harry Weiler Memorial Tennis Tournament

On July 24, 2020, Harry Weiler, one of our volunteers passed away.

His wife Laurie Clarke, with the help of his good friend John Miller planned this tournament which was held on August 15 & 16 at Hollywood Park Tennis Courts in Victoria.

The tournament was a tremendous success!

It was exactly what Harry would have wanted.

Everyone had a great time with an underlying awareness of the specialness of the day.

Over $6,000.00 was raised for KATS.

What a fitting tribute to a wonderful husband and friend!!!

Our special thanks to Laurie and John

 

June

2020

Pacific Design Academy

We would like to thank The Pacific Design Academy and Alex Neuman for the generous donation of their time and skills in the redesign of our website.

June

2020

Tennis BC

We would like to thank Tennis BC for their continuing support and for their generous donation of $2,000.00 which represents a portion of the funds raised in connection with the Odlum Brown VanOpen.

April

2020

Courtside Sports

We wish to express our sincere appreciation to Courtside Sports who, once again, have supported our programs with a generous donation.

March

2020

The TLC Fund for Kids

We would like to thank The TLC Fund for Kids for their generous donation. The TLC Fund was one of our earliest supporters for which we will be eternally grateful!!

December

2020

Saving Credit Union Legacy Fund

Our heart-felt appreciation to the Greater Victoria Savings Credit Union Legacy Fund for their continuing support of our program!

October

2019

CKNW Kids’ Fund

We wish to express our sincere appreciation to The CKNW Kids’ Fund for their generous donation of $5,000.00
Their contribution towards our Instructor fees has been invaluable to our success.

September

2019

CFAX Santa’s Anonymous

Our heart-felt thanks to CFAX Santa’s Anonymous for their continued generous support of our programs.

August

2020

Jumpstart Bondepart

We wish to express our heart-felt appreciation to Canadian Tire Jumpstart. Over the past four years, through their Community Development Grant program, Jumpstart has been our single biggest supporter. Over that period, they have donated in excess of $75,000.00. Without Jumpstart’s incredible generosity we would not have been able to help close to 12,000 children-in- need who are, Indigenous, New Canadian, Girls and Boys, and those with special needs (Autism, Down Syndrome, Wheelchair disabilities). We are most grateful for their continuing support over the years.

June

2019

KATS joins ParticipACTION Community Best Challenge.

KATS joins ParticipACTION Community Best Challenge. This class for Oaklands Community Centre is 1 of 29 run by KATS during the challenge.

June

2019

Coastcapital Savings

Once again Coast Capital has made a generous donation to KATS.

We are grateful for their continuing support in the form of a cheque for $5,000.00.

Thank you,

May

2019

Courtside Sports

Our sincere thanks to Courtside Sports for their generous donation and their continuing support of our programs.

March

2019

PECSF

Thank you PECSF for your very generous donation of $2,380.00. This represents the second of six scheduled contributions.

February

2019

South Island Tennis Assoc.

Our sincere thanks to the South Island Tennis Assoc. for their continuing support with their generous donation of $400.00.

January

2019

Tennis BC

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Our sincere thanks to Tennis BC for their continuous support from our first class five years ago and for their generous donation of $1,500.00.

December

2019

Tennis Canada

Our heart-felt thanks to Tennis Canada for their generous donation of $2,000.00 for our Indigenous Community Program.

2018

Victoria Foundation

We would like to express our sincere thanks to The NRS foundation Fund and the Blum Family Fund through the Victoria Foundation for their support for the coming year. The Victoria Foundation has been an important patron for many years. Thank you for your generous donation of $16,500.00.

July

2018

Garden Tea Party

Sunday July 15, Linda and Lili, co-authors of the blog VICTORIA’S SECRET GEMS. hosted their second annual Garden Tea Party at Linda’s beautiful home at Land’s End.

Attended by over 50 women, the event was a resounding success in every regard. It was equally successful as a fund-raiser for KATS with donations totalling $2,650.00.

Our sincere thanks to Lili and Linda for all their effort and for choosing KATS as their charity this year.

June

2018

City of Victoria

We are delighted to announce the awarding of a City of Victoria Strategic Plan Grant of $8,000.00.

This generous donation will help us continue to help kids in the city disadvantaged financially and/or developmentally.

Thank you Victoria!!

May

2018

BC WheelChair Sports

Our sincere thanks to BC Wheelchair Sports for the excellent Tennis Coach Training Workshop they conducted for us at U Vic on May 27.

2018

Rexall Foundation

We are delighted to welcome The Rexall Foundation as a new supporter of KATS.

Their generous donation of $5,000.00 will allow many more disadvantaged kids to participate in our program.

Thank you very much!

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