Fundraising

Paddle Challenge Receives $2,500 Grant

The 2015 Heroes 2 Oregon (H2O) Dragon Boat Paddle Challenge received a $2,500 grant from Lane County’s Transient Room Tax grant program. The event is an annual community event and fundraiser for the Eugene Parks Foundation Veterans Adaptive Sport Project, which “provides funding for injured, ill and disabled Veterans to be able to engage in adaptive sports all year long and encourage veterans to stay active and live a healthy lifestyle.” The paddle challenge is a joint effort between Eugene,…

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Your Amazon.com Purchases Can Help

We are part of the Amazon Smiles program. This means, that our supporters can go to the Amazon Smiles website and register their existing Amazon.com acount and when they ask what organization you want to support type in: Emerald City Dragon Boat Club. This is how it works: Register your account with Amazon Smiles (it takes two seconds) Shop on Amazon as you normally do Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your…

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GoFunMe Campaign Has Ended

We closed our GoFundMe campaign on December 5, 2014. At the close of business we had raised $1,010 in total. Thank you so much to everyone who contributed to the cause, it means so much! We still have a little over $1,000 to raise before we are completely free and clear on the boat, but the GoFundMe as well as the contributions raised at the paddle challenge and the Eugene Marathon Water Station have put us in good shape as…

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Help Us Buy A Boat!

In order to have a club, we need to have a boat. Dock and pool practices just aren’t as fun as being on the water together. So, we need to raise some money. In the next few months, this section of the website will be filled with updates, thank yous and coming events. If you want to be involved in establishing this club from the ground up, contact us through the web form on the contact us page. We can…

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