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Once again, Nautical Days provided an opportunity for YANA to collect donations on the final evening of the festivities at Marina Park. Thank you for this opportunity and special acknowledgement to the volunteers who collected money and the generous people who made donations.

Nrichmedia has an ongoing giving program. For every client whose project is priced $1,000 or more, they donate 3% to a charity chosen by the client. YANA is frequently the recipient. Fantastic!

Courtenay Medical Associates and staff had a jeans day and donated the proceeds to YANA Hooray!

Thank you to all cyclists, volunteers, sponsors and donors that contributed to the Simon’s Cycles YANA Ride. It was an amazing example of people coming together for the joy of riding and the joy of helping! Cyclist, Kelly Rusk, had some special pledges, one from the Firefighters Association and one from Mirren Everitt , who put all of his allowance toward pledging Kelly’s ride.

Schools in School District #71 – seeing kids so excited about helping other kids is a wonderful thing!

Vancouver Island White Water Paddling Association, Jackson Kayaks & Western Canoe & Kayak. They auctioned off a boat with proceeds to YANA

Many generous individuals whose “quiet” contributions in June and July helped to keep families strong.

The Los Chi-Wah-Wahs who hosted a concert at the Bridge Lounge in honor of Hope Kopeck.

Hannah Stevens who collected donations to YANA on her 8th birthday. What a sweetie!

Flying Canoe Club who hosted an oyster bar for YANA We love this fishy, fun, fundraising!