New sponsorship for the First Nations Snowboard Team

 | February 3, 2013

SecwepmcThe Shuswap area First Nations Snowboard Team (FNST) has received $5,000 in sponsorship from the Telus Thompson Okanagan Community Board (TTOCB) to purchase new team uniforms. The TTOCB, chaired by Senator Nancy Greene Raine, made the announcement on January 12 at Sun Peaks.

The FNST, which regularly snowboards at Sun Peaks, was established to provide opportunities in winter sports as a means of social change.

The TTOCB was launched in September, 2011 to, amongst other things, provide grants to charitable organizations.