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     Festivals for Survivors/Thrivers  who are members of the IslandBreastStrokers FOR 2024

  • Gorge Sprints – May 26, 2024
  • Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival – July 13-14, 2024
  • Victoria Festival – August 10, 2024
  • Comox festival – September 14, 2024

FUNDRAISING   -Here are our activities for 2024

Team FUN

  • Birthday Party Celebrations –  October – March Birthdays – what fun bowling was.  April to September birthdays in the summer.  Everyone celebrates everyone’s birthday.  …but only those with a birthday get a candle!!!LOL
  • Easter Egg Games – After practice …will you have the best egg??
  • Halloween paddle – October 26 – A fun paddle in our wildest costumes.
  • Christmas Party in December
  • And really if you think about it …every practice, every festival. every fundraiser, every volunteer opportunity is ohhhh sooo much fun!!
  • Want more info? …send us an email. 

Other TeamActivitiesFOR 2024 promote breast cancer awareness by volunteering at or participating in other activities or fundraisers

  • March  – Supported VI Paddling with the bake table at their Dry Heaves competition
  •  IronMan Victoria 2024 volunteering at their registration table 
  • October Run for the Cure  @ UVIC

Want to be part of this fun group? Go to ourJoin UsPage for details

Fundraising w. BC CancerFoundation– we have raised over 35,000 since 2008 for them. Our Support through fundraising and volunteering was acknowledged at our Dinner auction on April 18, 2015 as the Island Breaststrokers team was presented with a plaque from Debbie Walsh of BCCF.  Go to their website    Fundraising w. Canadian Cancer Foundation- CBCF RUN FOR THE CURE –

We were happy to participate in