Big Canoe Project

Launched By: 

Dr. Tom Potter

$5,040.00 raised of $10,000.00 goal

Runs from: 

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 to Saturday, December 31, 2022

Refurbishing Lakehead's Current Big Canoe Fleet

The big canoes are powerful tools the School of ORPT can use to connect students to the community, land, culture and heritage.  They will be used for extended wilderness field courses, outdoor skills and theory and group dynamics development, part of student orientation, student recruitment and community engagement programming.

The funds will be used to repair and refurbish at least one of Lakehead University's four big canoes.  This includes but isn't limited to:
•    Replacing woodwork (e.g. gunwales, keels, ribs)
•    Assessing and reinforcing composite hulls
•    Designing new seats and thwarts that will strengthen and reinforce hulls

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Supporters
$100
Lisa Sinnicks
$100
Colleen Neil
$25
Alex Grbavac HBOR '16
$30
Laura Pender
$50
Bryana Perreaux ORPT '12
$50
Sheila (Lee) Wiebe
$50
Steve Dow HBOR ‘12
$60
Brenda Mercer
$50
Tony Mattiacci
$50
Terry Milne
$100
Lynn (Arnie) Arnold Cox
$100
Dr. Nancy Dalgarno
$100
Laurel McIvor
$50
Jeffrey Birch
$100
Marc Thibault