Adopt an Athlete

Adopt-an-Athlete provides an opportunity for alumni, friends, family, and the community to bolster our UBC Heat teams, a valuable way to help them reach new levels of academic and sports excellence. Your generous contribution strengthens our own commitment of support, enhances the student-athlete experience, and helps turn today's student athletes into tomorrow's community leaders.

Where does my donation go?

Adopt-an-Athlete support directly benefits the UBC Heat team of your choice. Your generous support funds specialized equipment, enhanced training, elevated competitions, and student financial assistance.

Team benefits

Your contribution will help our motivated student athletes reach their academic and athletic goals. Funds raised through the Adopt an Athlete program are used to purchase specialized equipment, support enhanced training, and enable student athletes to participate in elevated competitions.
Your donation will help make a real difference to the lives of Heat athletes.

Donor Benefits

Your support helps Heat athletes realize their full potential, on the field of competition and in the classroom of study. Your donation is tax deductible.* Depending on the size of your gift, you may be eligible for additional benefits, and individual teams may offer further benefits at their discretion.

Depending on your gift level, you are eligible for additional benefits. Individual teams may offer further benefits at their discretion.

On behalf of UBC Heat student athletes, we thank you for your generosity.

*as per Revenue Canada guidelines, a tax receipt will be issued for the donated amount.


For more information or to adopt a student athlete, please contact:

Pam Prentice
Development & Alumni Engagement
UBC's Okanagan campus
Tel:  250.807.9689 | Cel: 250.317.8327