Jasper Junior Olympics & Jasper Community Outreach Services

2020

Going into our 41st year, we are beyond excited to continue to support the community of Jasper. New for 2020, The JJO’s will be supporting Jasper Community Outreach Services.  Community Outreach Services (COS) offers community programming, resources and confidential, non-judgmental support for all ages in Jasper. Specifically, the JJO’s will be supporting the KOAS; Kids Adventures Out of School, which is direct programing for youth grades 4 to 6 in the community of Jasper. A Check presentation will be made KAOS by offering $1 for every JJO racer registered for JJO 2020 on Sunday March 1st at 2:00pm. 

 

The COS office is located at 627 Patricia Street. The office is open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Drop by or make an appointment. The coffee is always on!

General Phone: 780-852-2100 community@town.jasper.ab.ca

Jasper Junior Olympics & Find the Common Thread

2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019

For the last 4 years we have been supporting a Jasper Charity called Find the Common Thread Foundation. A charity for auto-immune diseases, started for Marta Rode. Over the years JJO shared the weekend with their annual Foundations PJ Ski Day, so a few years back we had the Dream Teamers ski in PJ’s to support the foundation and we have continued supporting the foundation by offering $1 for every JJO racer.  It has been a way for the JJO”s to give back to the community and support a charity close to the Marmot family. 

 

 

From the archives: 

 

 “Find the Common Thread” Foundation is a group of like minded individuals working to raise awareness for autoimmune diseases and help in the efforts to eradicate one of the costliest yet least talked about disease groups of our time. TOGETHER we can make a difference.  Apart we will just continue to spend time, money and effort to keep status quo unchanged. Together we can change the world.” www.findthecommonthread.com

 

On March 3rd 2018 our U6 DreamTeam athletes will be racing at Marmot Basin on School House supporting Find The Common Thread.  Join us to watch and cheer on our 4 & 5 yr olds with special guest Jasper the Bear at 10:30am.  

 

Bell presentation will take place at 2pm on the lower deck of Marmot Lodge along with a Check Presentation to Marta Rode and Find the Common Thread on behalf of the Jasper Junior Olympics.

Photos from PJ Race Day 2016
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