The Canoe Foundation is the official charity partner to British Canoeing. Its principal
functions are to raise money through donations; inform, educate; and allocate funds,
in line with the Charity’s mission statement of ‘Positively changing lives through
The Canoe Foundation’s purpose, along with its more focussed objectives and plans, to meet those objectives over the next few years, can be defined as:
"To support all to enjoy and benefit from the experience of paddling on our water in a sustainable manner."
The Foundation is seeking to do this by:
- Facilitating suitable launching and landing points to water and providing more opportunities for a modern diverse community to enjoy canoeing with improved facilities.
- Promoting and supporting the conservation of inland waterways, rivers, oceans and the environment whilst allowing water users to have an enjoyable and readily accessible experience.
For more information visit the Canoe Foundation website here.