Donations, Giving & Community Involvement

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort and Resorts of the Canadian Rockies are honoured with many opportunities to support worthwhile organizations. We are proud of our commitment to the communities we operate in and are dedicated to promoting a healthy lifestyle. Due to the overwhelming number of requests that we receive we have a set of guidelines that will make the request process easier:

  • Preference will be given to organizations that are affiliated with the ski or snowboard industry or are affiliated with Golden, BC and area.
  • Donation requests must be sent in at least one month prior to the date of the event
  • Please use our contact us email form for all donation requests

In an effort to promote a healthy lifestyle Resorts of the Canadian Rockies contributes to such programs as the Grade 2 Funpass, which gives all Western Canadian children in Grade 2 season pass privileges at four, world-class resorts. We promise to be partners with our neighbours, heroes to our children and champions of their future. Sport Chek and RCR are proud that the Sport Chek/RCR Grade 2 Fun Pass has been recognized by the Alberta Promise Program.

 

Kicking Horse Resort Summit Fund

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort and Resorts of the Canadian Rockies are honoured with many opportunities to support worthwhile organizations. We are proud of our commitment to the communities we operate in and are dedicated to promoting a healthy lifestyle. Due to the overwhelming number of requests that we receive we have a set of guidelines that will make the request process easier:

Silent Auction Items

To Request a donation of Lift Tickets or similar items to a silent auction or charity please send an email with your request and include a letter regarding the event to donations@skircr.com. To see the RCR donations policy visit the RCR Donations site

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Summit Fund – Cash Donations for Community Organizations

NEW this year, the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort/Golden Community Summit Fund is an initiative that is helping to transform the local Golden community. The Kicking Horse Mountain Resort/Golden Community Summit Fund is a 4-year, $100,000 initiative that provides cash donations and in kind support to local community causes. The NEW Kicking Horse Mountain Resort/Golden Community Summit Fund’s goal is to support programs in the Golden area which advance the widest ranging community improvements in such areas as arts and culture, health and social services, heritage preservations, community facilities and programs, education, sports and recreation.

Who can apply?

The goal of the Summit Fund is to provide donations to a wide variety of local causes that provide a positive long-term impact on a wide variety of people.
The community Summit Fund committee considers the following:

      1) Does the Project directly relate to the mandate of the Community Summit Fund?
      2) Is the Project local in scope, or provide a direct local benefit?
    3) Can the outcomes of the Project be measured?

Applications are accepted all year long, and are reviewed by the Summit Fund Committee typically every two months.
Apply For a Grant from the Fernie Community Summit Fund – https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/8QHDMRS

From September 2013, the new Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Summit Fund is pleased to have supported these Community Initiatives:

Golden Minor Hockey Association – Sponsorship of Golden Rockets Novice Hockey Team
Golden Women’s Resource Centre – Support of Annual fundraising Gala
The Alexander Park Elementary School Playground Replacement Project – 3 Year Initiative

 

 

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is proud to support these community organizations:

Golden_Dolphins_Swim_Club_Logo rotary golden rams  GSS3 Golden Womens Resource Centre RCMP Golden Food Bank
Golden Dolphins Swim Club Rotary Club of Golden Golden Minor Hockey Golden Secondary School Golden Women’s Resource Centre Golden/Field RCMP Golf Tournament Golden Food Bank