Seeking new Board member to manage Communications Portfolio


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

Knight’s Cabin seeking Treasurer for Board of Directors


We’re seeking someone to fill the position of Treasurer on our Board of Directors.   Treasurer responsibilities include: Chairing and preparing agendas for the Funding and Finance Committee Keeping full and accurate accounts of all receipts and disbursements of Knight’s Cabin (the “Organization”) in proper books of accounts Depositing all monies and/or other valuable effects in the … Continue reading Knight’s Cabin seeking Treasurer for Board of Directors

Knight’s Cabin seeking President of our Board of Directors


We’re seeking someone to fill the position of President on our Board of Directors. President responsibilities include: Implementing strategic plans and policies of the Organization Providing general supervision of the affairs of the Organization, subject to the authority of the Board of Directors Signing all by-laws and membership certificates, along with the Secretary or other officer appointed … Continue reading Knight’s Cabin seeking President of our Board of Directors

Yoga, Champagne and Cupcakes: Knight of Yoga 2017


Since Knight of Yoga 2017 is almost here, (March 11th – yay!) we wanted to throw it back momentarily to last year’s first ever Knight of Yoga here in Canmore. Our first Knight of Yoga event was a huge success raising over $10,000 to help fund our retreats!         We had some … Continue reading Yoga, Champagne and Cupcakes: Knight of Yoga 2017

Spotlight on…A Board Member: Mary Cunningham


It’s September, the air is crisp here in the mountains and the days are getting noticeably shorter. This month we’re shining the remaining light of fall on one of our leaders — a Board Member. Meet Mary Cunningham and find about a bit about her, below.   Tell us a bit about your role with Knight’s … Continue reading Spotlight on…A Board Member: Mary Cunningham

Spotlight on…A Survivor/Volunteer: Tabitha Stokes


  Tabitha with her husband Chad at Harbour Yoga, a fundraising event they launched for Knight’s Cabin in Newfoundland. The second installment of Harbour yoga is happening tonight, August 8th, at The Old Argosy’s Wharf In Bareneed at 6pm.  Meet Tabitha Stokes. Although fairly new to the Knight’s Cabin circle, Tabitha has jumped in with both feet … Continue reading Spotlight on…A Survivor/Volunteer: Tabitha Stokes

Spotlight on…A Volunteer/Donor: Tina Powell


Knight’s Cabin Volunteer Writer Tina Powell takes an inspiration break at the Linda Munro Memorial Bench in Oakville, ON.   For July, we’re shining our light on Tina Powell. Tina is an incredible donor and volunteer for Knight’s Cabin. Read about her journey with Knight’s Cabin in her own words: Why did you become involved with … Continue reading Spotlight on…A Volunteer/Donor: Tina Powell

Spotlight on….A Supporter: Sheila McGovern


Each month here on the blog we’ll be featuring a friend of Knight’s Cabin. Kicking it off in June, we’re excited to introduce you to Sheila McGovern. Sheila attended our retreat at Mount Engadine in Spray Lakes, AB in the fall of 2014 as her husband’s supporter. What was your favourite experience or takeaway from … Continue reading Spotlight on….A Supporter: Sheila McGovern

January 31st, 2016: Watch Hockey. Improve the lives of Cancer Survivors!


Watch hockey. Help improve the lives of cancer survivors. It’s a pretty sweet deal. When you purchase a ticket to the Edmonton Oilkings vs. Kootenay Ice on January 31st OR a voucher to any other regular season game for $20 you are helping send cancer survivors from across the province to Knight’s Cabin Cancer Retreats. How it works … Continue reading January 31st, 2016: Watch Hockey. Improve the lives of Cancer Survivors!

Mom’s Thumbprint Cookies (made healthy)


Here at the Knight’s Cabin office in Canmore, AB, we’re in the holiday spirit. Just last night we received a fresh dump of snow (too many centimetres to count) and the town is under a beautiful white blanket. In the spirit of the season, we decided to do some holiday baking to accompany our office … Continue reading Mom’s Thumbprint Cookies (made healthy)