Get Involved

There are many great ways to get involved with the You Can Play Project. It can be a lot easier than one might think! Some of the ways that you can support You Can Play are as follows:

Get Out There!

Host an event fundraiser 

Bring together people for the cause, make a night / event out of it! We love to explore creative ways to activate, so please don’t hesitate to reach out for ideas! Past successes have included Open Rink Skates, Ski Races, and so much more.

Reach out to Kurt@youcanplayproject.org or Joel@youcanplayproject.org for more information.

Host a campaign on GivenGain

Make sure to disposition You Can Play as the organization that you are raising funds for! Be sure to let us know so that we can draw awareness to your campaign and work together to spread the message of your support!

Reach out to Kurt@youcanplayproject.org or Joel@youcanplayproject.org for more information.

Host a panel 

Together with your organization and your community, bring thought leaders together to discuss relevant issues and solutions in a panel like format! We are happy to provide suggestions and connections with regards to prospective panelists, please don’t hesitate to ask!

Reach out to Josie@youcanplayproject.org / Denis@youcanplayproject.org / Kurt@youcanplayproject.org for more information.

Participate in a Pride Parade

Visibility matters, and showing your support in the public forum that are Pride Parades is a great way get the message across that you support inclusivity and safety for all in athletics, irrespective of their gender identity / expression, or sexual orientation!

Access our comprehensive resource guide to Pride Parades here!

For more information, contact josie@youcanplayproject.org or joel@youcanplayproject.org!

Shopping

When using Amazon, utilize the Amazon Smile feature

Simply go to the link above and disposition the You Can Play Project as your charity of choice. A portion of your purchases proceeds on Amazon will go to funding our cause

Shop in our Team Store

Outfitted by Squad Locker, The You Can Play store features top athletic brands like Adidas, Nike, CCM, The North Face, and much more! Show that you support inclusivity in sports year round by wearing officially branded You Can Play team merchandise. Also great as gifts!

Shop our Instagram Store 

All proceeds go directly to the cause! Simply hit the shop button in our instagram bio for some great options / items

For more ways to get involved, or to have a deeper discussion about what you or your organization can do – reach out to us!

USA | Josie Nixon (All Pronouns Welcome) – josie@youcanplayproject.org
Canada | Denis Vachon (He/Him) – denis@youcanplayproject.org
Community + Engagement | Joel Ducey (He/Him) – joel@youcanplayproject.org

You can also show your support by posting and tagging You Can Play on social media: