We are happy to announce we are hosting a retreat at The Doctor’s House on May 4-6, 2018 in Green’s Harbour, Newfoundland. Cost: The retreat is held at no cost to survivors and their supporters. There is a $100 deposit (payable by cheque only) to hold your place in the retreat that will be returned at the end of … Continue reading Applications open for our Newfoundland retreat on May 4-6, 2018!
We’ve been nominated as a finalist in Phillips Beer’s Benefit Brew! WHAT: Phillips Beer will brew a custom beer for Knight’s Cabin if we win, and ALL THE PROCEEDS from its sale will go directly to Knight’s Cabin! VOTE HERE: https://www.benefitbrew.com/ab/ WHEN: Every day on every device you own from Nov. 20, 2017 12:00pm MST until December 4, 2017 … Continue reading Vote for Knight’s Cabin in Phillips Beer’s Benefit Brew until December 4!
Knight’s Cabin is looking for passionate and dedicated volunteers to fill a variety of roles! Time commitment varies with each position, so take a peek below to see if there is a fit for you. We’d love to have you on the team. If interested in any of the below positions contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. … Continue reading Call for volunteers!
Knight’s Cabin is elated to introduce Bruna Sofia Simoes! Bruna joined the Board of Directors in August and manages our Communications and Marketing portfolio. Bruna earned her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Toronto. As a project manager and marketing professional, Bruna has extensive experience consulting with smaller not-for-profits on the development … Continue reading Welcome to Bruna Sofia Simoes, our Communications & Marketing Professional!
Knight’s Cabin welcomed Jenn Schofield to our Board of Directors in September and just recently into the office of Treasurer! Jenn is a Chartered Professional Accountant who works in the Oil and Gas Industry in Edmonton. She enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, camping, and volunteering with Girl Guides. She has been blessed with a healthy family, but … Continue reading Welcome to Jennifer Schofield, Knight’s Cabin’s new Treasurer!
Last month our Board of Directors welcomed Martin Mudryk as a Board member and today we are excited to announce he is now Knight’s Cabin’s new President! We look forward to working with Martin who, along with deep passion for our mission, brings in depth knowledge of managing non-profits and fundraising to the organization. … Continue reading Welcome to Knight’s Cabin’s new President, Martin Mudryk!
We are looking for someone who is passionate about Knight’s Cabin and helping cancer survivors to join our Board of Directors to manage our Communications Portfolio. Responsibilities Chairing the Communications and Marketing Committee; preparing agendas for meetings for same Working closely with others inside the organization to define marketing materials and programs. Help volunteers and/or … Continue reading Seeking new Board member to manage Communications Portfolio
The story and inspiration behind Knight’s Cabin starts in the early 2000s and is recounted below by its founder and president, Dr. Lisa Bélanger. The Inspiration While I was in my last year of high school, my best friend was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. I was so frustrated, and felt like I was helpless. While … Continue reading How did Knight’s Cabin begin?
Since we’ve recently given ourselves an online makeover, we thought it fitting to reintroduce ourselves. Watch the blog over the next few weeks as we remind you about who we are, what we do, and let you know about what exciting events we have coming up, and how you can help! Plus, the blog is … Continue reading Welcome to Knight’s Cabin online