Funding Provided to White Hills Ski Resort
Under the Regional Development Fund, through the Department of Industry, Energy and Technology White Hills Ski Resort has received a boost from the provincial government.
Since 2019, the Provincial Government has provided over $120,000 to the corporation, including more than $100,000 to support required maintenance and upgrades at White Hills Ski Resort.
They also received $10,000 through the Tourism and Hospitality Support Program, to assist with the impacts of COVID-19; more than $5,400 under the Community Healthy Living Fund, to purchase cross country skis and snowshoes and for accessibility upgrades to the White Hills Ski Lodge; almost $4,000 from Industry, Energy and Technology to complete a feasibility assessment of the mountain bike park opportunities at White Hills Ski Resort.
In addition, almost $3,000 was approved through the Community Healthy Living Fund to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED) for the Clarenville Nordic Ski Club.