Financial backers are needed in order to even get us to the starting line, and no donation is too great or too small. Whether you elect to sponsor the entire trip or simply donate energy bars to sustain us, you have a rare opportunity to be a part of something amazing. And don’t think that your good deeds will go unnoticed; you will be rewarded for your help through brand exposure in press coverage by having your logo proudly worn on the boat as well as the rowers, and additionally our continuous posts on our social media outlets. We simply cannot do it without your help, and words cannot express the depth of our gratitude.
Our goal is to create a world where people who have an intellectual disability can fully participate in their community because they are included in decisions and considered citizens.
Imagine a world where people who have an intellectual disability can live with dignity, be included and participate in all aspects of their communities.
We envision a world where everyone belongs, has equality, and is respected. All people of this world will have a sense of worth and opportunities to grow. The gifts, uniqueness and innate value of each person is celebrated, supported and acknowledged as essential to the completeness of the whole community.
Community Living Ontario will:
- Develop positions and promote positive change in public policy;
- Provide expertise, resources, information and education;
- Create and respond to opportunities for networking;
- Actively support and partner with those who share our vision;
- Build public awareness; and
- Develop, nurture and support community leadership, capacity and innovation.
Bridgedale Outdoor Ltd is the global market leader in the manufacture of technical socks for: Walking/ Hiking, Mountaineering, Running, Skiing, and Everyday.
We set out to design and manufacture the most comfortable socks on the market; using the latest machinery, the most progressive designs and the most advanced yarn technology. Our unique Fusion Technology combines natural fibres with technical fibres ensuring Bridgedale socks are the most comfortable you will ever wear!
We sell Bridgedale socks in over 40 countries worldwide. Whether for walking the Appalachian Trail or climbing Mount Fuji, Bridgedale socks have become the most trusted and comfortable sock brand on the market.
In January 2012 we launched a new look for the brand and have updated our packaging, web site and point of sale material. The packaging has been designed to reduce waste by 40% and the Fusion Technologies will help with selecting the most appropriate style in store and the rest of our marketing materials reflect our new branding.
Five decades of equipping expeditions for the harshest conditions on earth
We’ve participated in every British first ascent of an 8000m peak, been part of more than 175 Everest summits by International Mountain Guides and Sherpas and equipped unsupported trips to the North and South Poles.
Whether you’re on expedition to the Himalaya or learning the ropes in North Wales, you can be safe in the knowledge that your Mountain Equipment gear is proven to perform. We design, test and build our gear with passion and commitment. We use it ourselves, and we work closely with outdoor professionals to help us perfect our products.
Our Pro Partners are some of the most talented and ambitious climbers, mountaineers and polar expeditionists in the world; people at the cutting edge who need gear they can trust completely. Watch our film to find out more about the journey that our partners have taken Mountain Equipment on since we began back in 1961.
Outdoor & Sports Company (OSC) meets most of FWFs management system requirements and goes beyond. With a monitoring percentage of 93% and a score of 80, it is awarded the Leader category.
In 2015, OSC conducted a number of audits to reach the required 90% monitoring threshold. It followed up on the CAPs in an in-depth manner and also took steps to remediate more difficult issues related to overtime and living wages. It did this by initiating a root cause analysis as well as taking action to remediate overtime related to its own purchasing practices.
In addition to this, OSC organized a WEP training session at 3 factories in China in 2015, ensuring that about half of its production volume has been trained in the last three years on the FWF Code of Labour Practices, effective industrial relations and a grievance mechanism.
OSC is encouraged to continue its in-depth monitoring and remediation efforts, taking care to document its due diligence at potential new suppliers and its work related to remediating overtime and living wages issues. This is especially important in 2016 as OSC will most likely have production take place in countries where FWF has an Enhanced Monitoring Programme in place.
Henri Lloyd is a British clothing manufacturer that specializes in sailing, yachting and golfing apparel. Established in Manchester in 1963 and still headquartered there, the company has 40 stores spanning UK, Australia, the Middle East, and Europe.
Since 1963, Henri Lloyd has continued to push the boundaries of style and technical innovation establishing itself over the last five decades with
a formidable global reputation for designing and producing quality premium sailing and lifestyle clothing.
Suunto is a company that manufactures and markets sports watches, dive computers, compasses and precision instruments. Headquartered in Vantaa, Finland, Suunto employs more than 300 people worldwide, and its products are sold in over 100 countries.
Suunto From the highest mountains to the deepest oceans, Suunto equips and inspires outdoor adventurers to conquer new territory.
Your only stop for professional printing.