Donate to TABVAR
TABVAR is 100% funded by donations. All of TABVAR's directors are volunteers and all funds received go entirely towards funding hardware upgrades and new route development in the Bow Valley (except for operational fees such as insurance, bank fees, website, post office box, etc).
2021 Fundraising Drive - Support Your Sport
Hey climbers! Thank you so much for your support. The 2021 Fundraiser was a great success. The draw will be made on October 29th and we'll be announcing the winners shortly.
Still want to help out? Feeling inspired by a great climb? You can donate at any time. Also, we really, really appreciate monthly contributions. Even just $10 a month helps in our operation budget and lessens the load on our annual fundraiser.
MOVE TO MOVE
What's the common denominator between many of the local crushers? MOVE TO MOVE! Their clinic offers premier physical rehabilitation and other wellness services. They have donated a $150 gift certificate that can be used for Chiropractic services at their clinic.
Banff Safety is a Canadian Red Cross Partner and has been teaching first aid in the Bow Valley since 2011.
They have donated a private first aid training session for two people. This is a perfect opportunity for you and your favourite climbing partner to be better prepared in the event of an accident.
This is a special reward that we (TABVAR) have reserved for donations of $200 or more.
Park Distillery is donating 3 of their 375ml barrel aged spirits. One each of the Negroni, Manhattan and Martinez. These hand-distilled spirits are made in Banff with water from the plain of six glaciers.
Devil's Head Coffee
Mission Health of Calgary has donated this awesome TriggerPoint percussion massage gun. Great for the times you can't visit them.
Chiropractic, Athletic Therapy, Massage; specialized for climbers, brought to you by climbers
Banff Hospitality Collective
TABVAR Climbing Tool
Thanks to an anonymous local climber & machinist with the support of Groundwork’s Safety (gwss.ca) and Lil Bit Custom (lilbitcustom.weebly.com) we have twenty of these custom designed climbing tools for our fundraiser this year. This lightweight tool is perfect to clip to your harness or slip into your chalk bag to use for tightening bolts, cranking stuck lockers open and even cutting cord.
OnwardUP is a Western Canadian based outdoor retail sales & marketing agency. We are a team of passionate users and purveyors of the finests outdoor equipment. They have donated two prizes. A Bong Rock Hammer and a Toolbag XS.
The Fine Print - Donation Draw Rules
For each $25 donated, the donor will receive an entry to the draw. The random draw will be made on Oct 29th, 2021 and all 2021 donors of $25 and more up to Oct 28th, 2021 will be entered. There is no cash value or substitutions available. Also, no warranty, guarantee or other assurances as to the performance of the prize are given. Winners must answer a skill testing question.
Each donor is only eligible for one prize.
Prizes will be mailed via Canada Post, free of charge to any Canadian Mailing address.
This prize is only for Canadian residents and is void where prohibited.
Any taxes due from the prize are the responsibility of the prize winner.
All prize winners grant TABVAR permission to share their contact info with the prize provider and for TABVAR to publish their name to our website and social media as prize winners.
By donating you are agreeing to the above rules.
How to Donate
Online Donations can be made via the PayPal link below or via mail.
Donations via Cheque or Money Order can be sent to:
Box 8768 Stn Main,
Like to support TABVAR via your business organization?
Please contact us.
Thanks to both our private and corporate supporters, TABVAR has raised and distributed over $180,000 since its inception in 1993.
MEC has donated more than $44,000 plus provided hardware discounts worth over $10,000
Alpine Club of Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada and especially the Calgary, Rocky Mountain and Saskatchewan Chapters have been consistent supporters of TABVAR
Calgary Climbing Centre
Our thanks to the CCC for the generous support over the years.
We'd like to thank the following businesses and organizations for their support.
Calgary Mountain Club
Adventure Dynamics Inc
Drifter Projects Ltd
Devonian Properties Inc.
Great Divide Mountaineering
Rocky Mountain Books
Rotary Club of Canmore
U of C Campus Rec
YAK Alpine Guides
Town of Canmore - Elevation Place Climbing Gym