5 months ago
When you think of leadership in an outdoor program this is a scene that comes to mind. And sometimes this is exactly what leadership looks like with us. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
When that can happen we feel so proud to be a part of that journey. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
But most often it is much, much more. Leadership is discovered through the recognition and celebration of a woman’s strength. Our leadership does not require a specific physical ability or level of skill. It does not go to the most physically capable women in our program. It’s about relationship, recognition of all that she has overcome and how, listening to where her pride sits and honouring that. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
They are matriarchs, survivors, stronger and more resilient than you could ever imagine. They teach us. We learn from them. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Accomplishing big goals on St’át’imc territory.