August 31, 2020

Updates

Many of the questions from the residents on the Navajo Reservation this weekend included something along the lines of: “What church group are you with?” “Are you Mormons?” and (jokingly, I think) “What did you all do to get court ordered so many hours?”  Our response, we are just a bunch of athletes that like

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August 19, 2020

Updates

WOW! We have over 170 people signed up to help us with our upcoming service project in collaboration with Vacation Races and the Navajo Nation. We know you all are excited to learn more about what we are doing and the project itself. Below is some important information for those already signed up: First off,

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August 14, 2020

Updates

Last year, about this time, athletes began to register for 2020 Vacation Races events. When athletes signed up they had the option to pay for their registration or to run this race for a purpose, with a Charity Bib.   The Wander Project Charity Bib program helps athletes engage their friends and family in a peer-to-peer

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July 29, 2020

Updates

Dear Virtual Running Club, Vacation Races and Virtual Athletes, Wander Project is honored to receive funds from the Stay Home and Backyard Ultra virtual races this year. The gift of $86,041.16 received on July 21, 2020 will help ensure that we can continue to empower athletes to do more for the local communities that inspire

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July 20, 2020

Updates

What does it mean to be a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization?  To me and the Wander Project Board of Directors, we think it is one of the greatest privileges as a way to serve our community, but this honor goes back way before our time.  Here is a little history of nonprofit organizations.  In the early

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June 8, 2020

Updates

At times, it feels like our world is spiraling into chaos and uncertainty. It’s hard to know what to plan for next week, let alone next month or year. It’s hard to know how we can do the most good for all and how to stand-up for what is right.  The COVID-19 pandemic has definitely

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April 10, 2020

Updates

The participation for the charity bib program for our upcoming virtual races has been amazing! Within the first week we had 30 people sign up to raise money for a variety of community beneficiaries from across the country.  We have people signing up to support local food banks, research to fight COVID 19, community organizations

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March 26, 2020

Updates

As a staff of Wander Project, I feel so fortunate to be a part of such a caring community. Over the past 3 months, as the new executive director, I have watched as athletes work to support each other during race events, where volunteers show up (sometimes as early as 3 am) to help set

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