Charity Partner

YWCA Banff

The Banff Marathon & Half Marathon is happy to announce that the charity partner for 2014 will be the YWCA Banff. The YWCA of Banff prides itself in its mission statement of empowering women and their communities through leadership, advocacy, and provision of meaningful services.  Their priorities in service delivery include emergency shelter for women and their families who are fleeing domestic violence.  This local charity serves the whole of the Bow Valley, believing that everyone has the right to freedom from violence and homelessness.