Remembering Gord Downie

For Power To Be, as for so many other fans of the iconic Canadian band, the news The Tragically Hip front man had passed away was personal. Find out how the band's generosity connected our community to the sound and spirit of Canadian music.  

Vancouver raises $310,000 in support of Power To Be

Community, competition and connectivity were the keys to success of Power To Play Vancouver. The event raised $310,000 in support of inclusive adventures rooted in nature with Power To Be.  

Inspiring national recognition

Power To Be is being recognized nationally for growing future nature ambassadors while providing access to inclusive adventures for those living with a barrier or disability. We are honoured to be a finalist for a Nature Inspiration Award.  

Outdoor store helping to remove barriers to nature

Whether you find us wandering down a hiking trail in the wild learning about the environment, or kayaking on the ocean spotting seals, Power To Be ensures participants are properly equipped for experiencing all that nature has to offer. Find out how a local business helped make that possible.  

Vikram Vij and the power of connection

Celebrated Chef Vikram Vij builts a community approach to a standout menu for an unforgettable meal in support of Power To Be. Find out why.

A Radical Renovation with inclusion in mind

From opening circle at the start of a kayak adventure on Prospect Lake to sitting under the post-and-beam campfire structure that night sharing stories of the day, find out how HeroWork’s Radical Renovation for Power To Be is creating a space to connect in new ways.

HeroWork set to help transform program site

Find out how foundation of community is taking shape at Power To Be’s Prospect Lake, as volunteers come together throughout July to complete Radical Renovations with HeroWork.

Program dock opens at Prospect Lake

The new dock at Power To Be's program site is officially installed! Find out how this dock is creating access to water activities with Power To Be.