News

Find out what the SHLF has up to in recent weeks, or search the archives that date back to 2007 to learn more.
Sunday, August 12, 2012

Canadian Odyssey is more than halfway done and onto Canada's biggest lake - Lake Superior.  Read here for updates through Thunder Bay, ON

Sunday, July 08, 2012

After 48 days (43 active paddling), the Canadian Odyssey is now in its 4th Province! Resuming from Kenora, ON, on July 8 after the 3rd pit stop and over 1600 km paddled. Spirits are exceptionally high as it is now headed into the Canadian Shield in the summer months - the “best part of the trip”.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

One month after launching, the Canadian Odyssey has travelled 1250 km across 3 provinces. The rest stop in The Pas included an incredible surprise for Michael!

Thursday, June 07, 2012

After a 're-start' following a flip on Day 1, 17 days non-stop and roughly 800 km, Michael arrived at his first pit-stop in Prince Albert, SK on Monday. Tired but happy, Michael spent 2 nights and 2 days re-stocking supplies, meeting press, planning the next steps and rejuvenating.

Thursday, May 10, 2012

On May 13, the Canadian Odyssey sets sail! Michael Hartley begins his 6 month paddles across Canada to raise funds for SHLF. PRESS RELEASE.

Friday, May 04, 2012

"Strength does not come from physical capacity.It comes from indomitable will."

Streetfront was featured in the Province leading up to the 2012 BMO Vancouver Marathon. While most of us were sleeping, 20 Streetfront students once again took to the pavement! 

 


Wednesday, April 11, 2012

UBC Thunderbird Ben Bahrami wins inaugural Strachan Hartley Memorial Trophy. The trophy, an initiative of UBC football, recognizes the player who has recognized academic and athletic excellence, leadership and community endeavors.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

The course for the annual Strachan Hartley Legacy Run has gained more notoriety courtesy of Mountain Equipment Co-op!

Monday, January 23, 2012

UBC Thunderbirds recently unveiled the Strachan Hartley Memorial Trophy to be awarded annually to the UBC football player who has demonstrated athletic and academic excellence, leadership and community endeavours. 

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Regardless of your strengths or schedule, SHLF has developed a fun and rewarding avenue to Make a Difference for some incredibly deserving young people in our communities.