The Annual General Meeting for the Whistler Adaptive Sports Program Society is taking place with registration starting at 1pm on October 23, 2016 in Whistler, BC at the Delta Whistler Village Suites. The AGM will start at 1:30pm. We will hear from the President of the Board of Directors, the Executive Director and other Board Members regarding programming, fundraising and other initiatives that took place in 2016. We will also review the 2016 financials.
Whistler Adaptive Sports Program has been chosen once again as the 2016 partner charity for Cornucopia - Whistler's premiere food & wine festival! The festival is held from November 10 – 20, 2016 and will feature a sumptuous variety of hands-on seminars, fascinating winery dinners, gala tasting events, and sizzling after-parties. As the charity recipient for Cornucopia, we are tasked with soliciting items for the silent auctions at the festival's flagship events -
Whistler Adaptive is holding its first ever Last Day of School! Camp on Thursday, June 25. The camp is open to kids aged 14 and younger with a disability. Whistler Adaptive is getting the kids ready for summer with canoeing, kayaking, hiking and lakeshore games on Alta Lake in Whistler, BC. Adaptive equipment will be provided if needed. This is the first of the Pro-D Day Camps slated for School District 48's Professional Development Days in 2015 and 2016.
For the third year, Whistler Adaptive is captaining two stations for IRONMAN Canada. These stations are an essential part of the event and we need a lot of volunteers to help make it a success! For each station we coordinate, IRONMAN will donate $1,000 to Whistler Adaptive. So... sign up, support Whistler Adaptive and be a part of one of the biggest events to Whistler!
Whistler Adaptive is hosting the annual Summer Creekbread Fundraiser on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at Creekbread in Whistler Creekside. Please bring your friends and join us for pizza, live music, a raffle and 50/50 draw. Creekbread will donate a portion of all proceeds from pizza sales to Whistler Adaptive.
Whistler Adaptive and the Whistler Sailing Association are hosting two Adaptive Sailing Have-A-Go Camps on September 8 & 9, 2016 and September 10 & 11, 2016 on Alta Lake in Whistler, BC. This camp is open to children, youth or adults with a physical, cognitive or sensory disability. Sailing experience is not necessary.
The 7th annual Raise the Roof event is taking place to raise funds for Whistler Adaptive Sports Program and Habitat for Humanity on June 12, 2015, at the Delta Whistler Village Suites. Cohosted by the Delta Whistler Village Suites and the Tantalus, the event consists of a silent auction (with over $30K in retail) and raffle. Auction Table 1 closes at 7:20pm and Auction Table 2 closes at 7:55pm. There will be something for everyone at the auction. This event has raised $92,000 to date and we are hoping to add a substantial amount at our 2015 event!
The 8th annual Whistler Adaptive Gala Fundraiser is set for Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. Join the supporters of Whistler Adaptive Sports Program to help adapt the playground and support athletes at every level. Dine with some of the best Paralympic athletes in Canada, enjoy a delicious three course dinner surrounded by spectacular ocean views and help us raise funds through our popular live and silent auctions.