The BC High School Track and Field Association (BCTFA) has eliminated competition opportunities for high school athletes with physical disabilities. BC has one of the poorest records in the country for participation of high school para athletes in athletics (track and field and cross country). We are lobbying the BCTFA to reverse this decision and you can help!
Please sign this petition by June 1:You will have to verify your email address or it won’t count as a vote. Look for an email in your inbox it could also be in your spam/junk mail from change.org.
| SEEDS, the Social Emotional
Development Society, is about creating connections. We're
passionate about developing the social
and emotional capacities of children, youth and adults in our
communities. Through a variety of community-based
projects, SEEDS creates opportunities for community members to
their empathy, to act compassionately, and to engage the
parts of their humanity. And
we do so with everyone in mind,
especially those who face more than their share of challenges.
Follow this link to read how we work with schools.
|Please join para athelete medalists, special olympic atheletes, able-bodied friends and family at the WestVanRunSummer
on June 1, 2019. We are running to support awareness about the
exclusion of para atheletes in the Provincial High School Track and
Field Championships, which occurs the same day in Kelowna.
Proceeds from the WestVan run support Special Olympics.
Even in you can't run or walk the 5 K course, please meet us at the concession at Ambleside Park at 9:30am to show your support.
We hope to see you there to join or cheer on team Ges Do It!
to our work...