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Grindstone Award Foundation

Provincial Outreach Reps

Grindstone Award Foundation

The Provincial Outreach Representative is responsible for creating, building, and maintaining relations with hockey associations, post-secondary schools, and related community groups in their assigned region. The main goal of this role is to ensure that information about Grindstone’s grants is shared across the hockey community, so that families in need of financial support know how and when to apply for funding. It is expected that Provincial Representatives will engage in touchpoints and dialogue with organizations throughout the year to foster relationships.


  • Maintain a database of all related organizations in the region. This includes minor hockey, college/university programs, hockey academies, etc
  • Identify new opportunities and relationships to be developed within your region
  • Communicate key updates pertaining to Grindstone grants and other events to organizations in a timely manner
  • Nurture relationships with organizations by maintaining periodic contact throughout the year and be their go-to for any questions
  • Identify and maintain relationships with community organizations that can help promote Grindstone’s interests through fundraising
  • Strong knowledge of of the minor hockey and female hockey landscape in your region and in Canada
  • Strong ability to maintain relationships and communicate with stakeholders
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Bilingual – English and French (Quebec Representative only)