AirSprint is proud to support the following organizations:
AIRSPRINT PARTICIPATES IN ENBRIDGE RIDE TO CONQUER CANCER, ALBERTA
AirSprint is proud to have participated in the 2016 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Society. On August 6 & 7 AirSprint employees took part in the epic two-day cycling event spanning over 200 km. The nine member AirSprint team raised over $26,000, ranking first in the Hospitality & Transportation category.
Click here for further information or to make a donation to AirSprint’s team.
AIRSPRINT TEAM COMPLETES RIDE TO CONQUER CANCER, ONTARIO
AirSprint is proud is report that our team completed the Ontario Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer. This epic 2-day cycling event spanned over 200 kilometres throughout Ontario’s picturesque countryside. The AirSprint team consisted of 5 employees that collectively raised $12,332. AirSprint also has a team participating in the Alberta ride in August and our fundraising goal is $24,000.
Click here for further information or to make a donation to AirSprint’s team.
AIRSPRINT SUPPORTS ALBERTA FIRES APPEAL FOR FORT MCMURRAY, ALBERTA
During this difficult time in Alberta, our thoughts are with the residents and those impacted by the wildfire in Fort McMurray. During the “Cocktails & Jets” event in Calgary on Thursday May 5, AirSprint President & COO, James Elian, announced our support to the residents and community of Fort McMurray.
“We are saddened to learn of the devastation to homes, businesses and the vibrant community of Fort McMurray as a result of the wildfire. AirSprint frequently travels to this region and we are thinking of our friends, families, Owners and fellow Albertans during this difficult time.”
AirSprint is proud to donate $5,000 to the Red Cross recovery efforts in the community. #AlbertaStrong
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AIRSPRINT TEAMS PREPARE FOR RIDE TO CONQUER CANCER, NATIONAL
AirSprint is proud to continue its support for the Canadian Cancer Society through participating in the Ride to Conquer Cancer. This year, AirSprint has teams in Calgary and Toronto that will be taking part in this incredible and inspiring event later this summer.
Today, April 29th – better known as “Epic Impact Day” marks an important milestone in which all participants aim to have raised $429 towards their personal fundraising goals. AirSprint’s goal is to raise $25,000 for this tremendous cause, and we are proud to report that our teams are off to a great start having already raised over $17,000!
Click here for further information or to make a donation to the AirSprint team.
Christmas Donation, Alberta Ride to Conquer Cancer
In the spirit of the season, AirSprint has continued to build on its relationship with the Alberta Ride to Conquer Cancer. In lieu of sending personal holiday gifts this year, AirSprint made a donation of $15,000 on behalf of it’s clients towards the organization. This donation will support the Alberta Cancer Foundation and patients and families at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary, the Cross Cancer Institute in Edmonton and 15 cancer treatment centres throughout Alberta.
Later in 2016, Team AirSprint will be riding for the second year in the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer.
For further information or to make a donation visit http://www.conquercancer.ca/index.html
BC Children’s Hospital Foundation Crystal Ball, Vancouver, BC
AirSprint is proud to have sponsored the photo booth at the 29th annual Crystal Ball hosted at the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver. The event raised $1.4 million for the BC Children’s Hospital Children’s Healing Experience Project, an initiative that supports the healing process of children and families in the Teck Acute Care Centre. It was a magical night and we are honoured to have been a part of it.
“We have an opportunity to make the new BC Children’s Hospital the best possible healing environment for children,” said Teri Nicholas, president and CEO of BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. “Our guests at the 29th annual Crystal Ball recognize the importance of the physical environment in the healing process and are ensuring children have an experience that is as free of pain and anxiety as possible.”
We look forward to continuing the relationship with BCCHF for many years to come.
To make a donation or for further information visit http://www.bcchf.ca/donate/
Shaw Charity Classic, Calgary, AB
This year marked the first year that AirSprint participated in the Shaw Charity Classic. Hosted at the Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club, this prestigious event is a key tournament on the PGA Champions Tour and features some of the sports top players including Fred Couples, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Colin Montgomerie, Stephen Ames, and this year’s winner Jeff Maggert.
AirSprint was proud to host the AirSprint Lounge which was a favourite destination for wine and cigars by guests, sponsors and media partners. During this 5 day event, we mingled with top players, industry legends and made some invaluable connections. We look forward to a continued partnership with this event in the future.
Photo credits: Shaw Charity Classic
For further information visit http://shawcharityclassic.com/
Ride to Conquer Cancer, Alberta
AirSprint is proud to have participated in the 2015 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation. On August 8 & 9, 2015 AirSprint employees took part in the epic, two-day cycling event spanning over 200 km along the majestic Canadian Rockies. The AirSprint team also participated in the Ontario ride, and we are proud to announce that we raised over $42,000 for this incredible cause.
The money raised goes to the Alberta Cancer Foundation and will directly support patients and families at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary, the Cross Cancer Institute in Edmonton and 15 cancer centres throughout Alberta. The Alberta Cancer Foundation provides funding to a team of top doctors and scientists whose search for new discoveries and improved patient outcomes will have a real impact in your community, across Canada, and around the world.
For further information or to register click here.
W. Brett Wilson’s Garden Party, Calgary, AB
Since 2012, AirSprint has proudly supported Brett Wilson’s annual Garden Party. A favourite event among Calgary’s social set, this prestigious Mount Royal garden party is an invite only party for 1,200 guests including food, drinks, fun conversations and musical entertainment – all under a huge 40×80 ft tent. This year, the event raised over $400,000 in support of adolescent mental health, making 2015 the most successful year yet.
For further information visit http://www.wbrettwilson.ca/events-i-have-hosted/
Daffodil Month in support of the Canadian Cancer Society, National
April is the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Month – a national campaign raising money for Cancer research. This year, AirSprint will be proudly supporting this incredible cause by making a monetary donation for every flight booked during April.
Daffodil Month is a great opportunity for AirSprint to give back to our community. Our goal is to raise $40,000 for cancer research for this tremendous cause.
To make a donation or for further information visit http://www.cancer.ca/
Joe Carter Classic Golf Tournament for The Children’s Aid Foundation, Toronto, ON
The Children’s Aid Foundation is committed to funding programs that improve the lives of abused, neglected and at risk children and youth. The Foundation works with child welfare organizations across the country to deliver innovative programs that support our three pillars of hope: Prevention, Enrichment & Education.
For further information visit http://www.joecarterclassic.com
Variety Rally for Kids with Special Needs, Vancouver, BC
Together, raising funds and distributing grants throughout British Columbia to inspire hope, enrich lives, and build a better future for children who have special needs.
- Variety Cares, Life-saving medical care and services. We save lives with funding for medical equipment and medication as well as expenses associated with emergency out-of-town hospital visits.
- Variety Freedom, Life-changing mobility and communication. We change lives by funding costly mobility equipment, hearing devices, van conversions and residential upgrades.
- Variety Future, Life-enriching education and experiences. We enrich lives with grants for specialized camps as well as provide bursaries for developmental and educational programs.
For further information visit www.variety.bc.ca
The Stampede Foundation, Calgary, AB
As a team the Calgary Stampede and the Calgary Stampede Foundation have a strong commitment to developing the potential of the young people in our community, providing them with the means to become spirited citizens with strong roots in western heritage and values. The Foundation was established in 1994 as a charitable organization to generate income for the development of youth of Southern Alberta. In particular, the Foundation supports The Young Canadians School of Performing Arts, the Calgary Stampede Showband, Stampede School and 4-H on Parade.
For further information visit www.foundation.calgarystampede.com/