SUP for Pups success

Sup for Pups

A strong turnout at this year’s SUP for Pups event raised more than $500 for animals in need. The fundraiser saw locals, visitors and their canine companions take to the waters of Heffley Lake on September 11 for an evening of stand-up paddleboarding with the team from Paddle Surfit. Donors were able to take part in a free paddleboard lesson and … [Read more...]

Paddleboard for man’s best friend

SUP for Pups

Do you want to learn to stand-up paddleboard (SUP) while raising money for a good cause? The second annual SUP for Pups event is taking place at the Heffley Lake boat launch on Thursday, September 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. Proceeds from the event will go to SAINTS (Senior Animals In Need Today Society) Rescue. Brenda Shandro, event organizer, is … [Read more...]

The girls bring in $11,000 for breast cancer research


Since Karen Guidos launched her brainchild Bikinis for Breast Cancer in 2009 she’s raised over $90,000 for breast cancer research between events in Lake Louise, Alta. and New Zealand. The 14 women and occasional men who participated under bluebird skies and summer temperatures at Guidos’ first Sun Peaks event raised that figure by over $11,000. … [Read more...]