Sistership members spread our message of hope, strength, and wellness through paddling and cultivating a presence in our community.
Sistership has a long-standing relationship with the YMCA. They have kindly provided space for pre-season dryland and pool training sessions in their facilities. In addition, the YMCA generously donates full -year memberships to Sistership paddlers.
In appreciation, Sistership participates in:
The “Let’s Raise” Campaign
Each year Sistership runs a fundraising drive in conjunction with the YMCA “Lets Raise” campaign. The Sistership organization matches paddlers’ monetary donations. The YMCA uses these donations to give financial assistance so that no one is turned
Camp Chief Hector
Sistership rolls up our sleeves each spring out at Camp Chief Hector! Members spend the day preparing the site for campers. Sistership members enjoy a beautiful day in the mountains while lending a helping hand.
CIBC Run for the Cure
Sistership supports this event by registering a team to raise funds. We also host a booth to promote wellness and community through paddling for breast cancer survivors.
Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day was founded to promote access, education, and awareness regarding reconstructive breast surgery.
Sistership provides volunteer support through various roles, such as event set up, admittance desk attendant, and refreshments. We also host an information booth to help bring awareness associated with paddling and wellness.