It takes a heroic effort by people at every level of the community to support dynamic athletics and fitness programs that build community pride and develop youth leadership across the province. Today, the University of Prince Edward Island held a public celebration to recognize that heroic effort.
“On the field, court, or rink, or in the pool; as a coach or fan; as a supporter or donor, heroes are all around us,” said Ron Annear, UPEI Athletics Director. “We're very fortunate to have so many of them here in Prince Edward Island—and at UPEI.”
He introduced the 20 “Corporate Heroes” who are partnering with the University in its pursuit of sports excellence. The businesses are supporting UPEI’s push to enhance teams, programs, and community outreach activities though a new initiative called the Heroes program.
UPEI’s Corporate Heroes are...