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Giving Across Generations: Robinson’s 90th Anniversary

Last week, Robinson’s Outdoor Store celebrated its 90th anniversary; an exciting moment for the family-run business that has been providing outdoor enthusiasts across Vancouver Island with a variety of specialized gear since 1929. The store is iconic in the Victoria area and holds a special place in the hearts of everyone involved in Power To Be.

Have A Go Day is March 16th

Have A Go Days are drop-in events open to anyone interested in learning more about Power To Be, including our current participants, families, community members, or individuals interested in getting involved with our programs.

Island trails lead to Ultra-Trail Cape Town

Victoria-based adventure seekers Chris and Heather are training for their longest run yet - and raising money for Power To Be along the way. Find out what inspires them and how you can support their efforts.

Chilcotin Magic greets Power To Be supporters

Power To Ride, a four-day and three-night mountain bike journey deep into the South Chilcotin Mountains brought supporters together to raise money for Power To Be, forge connections and challenge themselves in nature.

A Royal Encounter

Power To Be participant Daniel Brachman presented flowers to the Duchess of Cambridge at the Royal Family Official Farewell ceremony in Victoria. Read more as he and his mom share the impact of the experience.

Supporters trade office attire for wetsuits

Every once in a while we get the opportunity to show a small token of our appreciation by giving back some of the incredible outdoor experiences our supporters help provide our participants throughout the year.
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Thank you for supporting Power To Be

Our participants show us what is truly possible every time they overcome adversity and challenge themselves through Power To Be’s programs. They are able to do so with the generosity of donors and volunteers who ensure adventures in nature are an option for individuals and families in need of support in our community.

Power To Play Vancouver raises $240,000

The rain didn’t slow the momentum for teams racing in Power To Play Vancouver 2015. More than 30 teams representing Vancouver businesses raced through Stanley Park Sept. 24 after raising $240,000 in support of Power To Be.
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Wilderness School youth celebrate their journey

Surrounded by family, friends and the Power To Be community, Wilderness School youth celebrated all they have accomplished in the program over the past year. From surf trips to Tofino, summiting some of Vancouver Island’s highest peaks and kayaking the Gulf Islands, the youth were recognized for their dedication to leadership, positive social development and life skills fostered through outdoor adventure and education.

Community tees off in support of Power To Be

A perfect day on the links was a record-breaking success for Power To Golf, in support of Power To Be. The ninth annual tournament brought out notable leaders from Victoria and Vancouver’s business and sports communities. Together they raised $261,000 for Power To Be’s accessible outdoor recreation programs.