Power To Be congratulates Founder, Tim Cormode, who has been honoured by the Government of British Columbia with the Medal of Good Citizenship. In January 2024, twenty-one people throughout B.C. received the Medal for extraordinary contributions to their communities.
The Eco Grief & Gratitude program was a 5-series program from October to November 2023, held on the land at Power To Be in partnership with Human Nature Counselling.
In November, we were fortunate to offer an important experience for the remarkable moms connected to our BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) Oncology partnership. We headed to Tofino, a beautiful place to connect and unwind, thanks to collaborations with Long Beach Lodge and Pacific Coastal Airlines.
We're thrilled to share some exciting updates and additions to our programs for 2024, making it easier than ever for you and your family to join us on unforgettable adventures.
In the realm of aviation, where the sky is the limit, Helijet has been soaring high not just in the skies but also in community service and environmental stewardship. Two aspects that truly set them apart are their meaningful partnership with Power To Be and their dedicated efforts towards environmental sustainability.
Last year, Power To Be was invited to join a Capital Regional District (CRD) engagement session to discuss their plan for creating modifications and adaptations in five of their regional parks. We are excited to be working with the parks sector to bridge the intentions and practice for inclusion and accessibility. Through partnerships we can collectively remove barriers and create lifelong connections to beautiful spaces and places.
Power To Be is thrilled to be partnering with Swim Drink Fish, a Canadian charity organization dedicated to monitoring, restoring, and protecting local waters. Our Prospect Lake site is a new Water Monitoring Hub where Swim Drink Fish can conduct their water quality monitoring program.
As summer draws to a close, we celebrate yet another successful Wilderness School expedition. This year marked the fifteenth cohort of the Wilderness School, embarking on the challenging Juan de Fuca trail—a first-ever backpacking trip for most participants.
Power To Be would like to extend a huge thank you for the amazing support that we received in the past couple of weeks for our pavilion and playspace projects, 25th anniversary events, and other exciting development of our community and spaces. We are so grateful for people who stand behind our mission and show their support in such diverse and purposeful ways.
Power To Be was presented with an exciting opportunity to partner with Nature Bee to create custom Beeswax wraps where 15% of the proceeds are donated to Power To Be. The timing was perfect as Nature Bee celebrates their 5th anniversary this year, and Power To Be celebrates our 25th! We caught up with Katie Gamble, Founder of Nature Bee, to share more about Nature Bee and what makes their products so special!