Online Fundraisers

RAVEN’s 2023 reflections (part 1)

By RAVEN / December 14, 2023 / Comments Off on RAVEN’s 2023 reflections (part 1)

It’s been an amazing year of stretching our wings. As we look back at a wild 2023, we’re  filled with gratitude as we reflect on the legal precedents we’ve set, new legal challenges launched, and bold alliances forged. This year, we’ve rallied on the court steps in support of Gitxaała Nation,  paddled up to a…

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How to support RAVEN this Giving Tuesday

By Jamie-Leigh Gonzales / November 27, 2023 / Comments Off on How to support RAVEN this Giving Tuesday

November 28 is Giving Tuesday! A day that offers us all a much needed detox from the rampant email campaigns, advertisements, and sales that characterize the lead up to Black Friday. Extractive capitalism pushes us every year to rush to spend, to race to the bottom, to buy the cheapest, newest products. And — each…

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Nick Avis stands with his bike in front of Victoria waterfront

Riding the Distance: Nick Avis bikes across the country to raise funds for RAVEN

By Jamie-Leigh Gonzales / August 2, 2023 / Comments Off on Riding the Distance: Nick Avis bikes across the country to raise funds for RAVEN

In a world where environmental issues and climate change continue to dominate headlines, one cyclist has embarked on an epic journey across Canada, using his passion for cycling to raise funds for Indigenous access to justice. Nick Avis is taking a break from being a lawyer to pedal south from the Arctic coast to the…

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Play-Thru-Crew launch “Twitch” fundraising page !

By Andrea Palframan / December 22, 2020 /

This is a new one for RAVEN – and a fun way to support Indigenous rights! A crew of gamers have banded together to host an online fundraiser for RAVEN. As part of a National Call to Action for Indigenous justice, Emma and their friends in amiskwaciywaskahikan (Edmonton) set up a charity stream on Twitch,…

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What inspires a RAVEN champion?

By Andrea Palframan / October 13, 2020 /

We were SO delighted to receive this message from one of our online fundraisers, who writes: Team RAVEN, I have worked in renewable energy development in the United States for 14 years, developing wind, solar and battery energy projects across the country with the goal of decarbonizing the grid. I have deep environmental convictions that led me…

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Folk that Pipeline Raises $10K for First Nations to stop TMX

By RAVEN / July 17, 2020 /

Over 1000+ people signed up for last night’s “Folk The Pipeline” festival. This incredible community raised over $10k to ignite the next phase of support for Indigenous legal action against Trans Mountain. With stellar sets by Dan Mangan, The Wilds and Luke Wallace, we came together with warmth and solidarity to renew our commitments to…

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Pull Together Kicks off Mass Organizing Call

By RAVEN / July 26, 2019 /

It was great to have so many of you on our mass organizing call — over 150 people signed up for what turned out to be a combined legal briefing and strategic overview. We know that, like all of us, you have a dose of deja vu about this whole project, but we hope that…

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