The Cloverdale Rodeo Youth Initiative Foundation was established at the 68th annual Cloverdale Rodeo & Country Fair through its first annual scholarship program. The objective of the Cloverdale Rodeo Youth Initiative Foundation (CRYIF) is to create a charitable entity of the Cloverdale Rodeo & Exhibition Association and give back to our community and surrounding areas through our 3 core pillars Financial, Resources and People. The Foundation is passionate with getting involved and supporting the future of our youth in a variety of ways.
Financial: The Foundation provides funds to the annual Cloverdale Rodeo Youth Initiative Scholarship, sponsors youth events and contributes to worthy causes that are within its mandate.
Resources: The Foundation has the ability to provide resources to charities, foundations and youth initiatives in a variety of ways that are within its mandate.
People: The Foundation will have the ability to provide assistance with events, mentorship and people power that are within its mandate.
The Foundation is governed by a Board of Advisors that reports to the Board of Directors of the Cloverdale Rodeo & Exhibition Association. The Board of Advisors consists of:
CRYIF Committees: The Cloverdale Rodeo Youth Initiative Foundation has four committees that organize and support the initiatives and objectives of the foundation.
Youth Ambassador Committee
If you’re interested in joining one of the committees please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 604-576-9461.
2020 Scholarship Winners
Nisha Nijjar – Fleetwood Park Secondary School
Aashna Thapar – North Surrey Secondary School
Alexander Thornton – Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School
Vincent Labador – Johnston Heights Secondary School
Taya Suttill – Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School
Skye Graham – Clayton Heights Secondary School
Natasha Kalinic – Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School
2019 Scholarship Winners
Emma Hannaford – Relevant High School
Shekinah Titus – Clayton Heights Secondary
Ashish Titus – Clayton Heights Secondary
Jayden Jhutti – Johnston Heights Secondary
Lauren Alliston – Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary
Alisha Thapar – North Surrey Secondary School
Alexandra Du – Fraser Heights Secondary
Janice Chan – Johnston Heights Secondary
Andrew Guo – Fraser Heights Secondary
2018 Scholarship Winners
Amarpreet Gosal – Queen Elizabeth Secondary
Jaden Haywood – Sullivan Heights Secondary
Manisha Saggu – Sullivan Heights Secondary
Arielle Ociones – Johnston Heights Secondary
Georgia Lee – Johnston Heights Secondary
2017 Scholarship Winners
Harpreet Bath – Tamanawis Secondary
Kitty Cheung – Johnston Heights Secondary
Kalith Nanayakkara – Johnston Heights Secondary
Zuhra Zabiullah – Johnston Heights Secondary
Amanda Luu- Johnston Heights Secondary
2016 Scholarship Winners
Owais Ghory – Frank Hurt Secondary
Harsuman Benipal – Frank Hurt Secondary
Taylor Monastersky- L.A. Matheson Secondary
2015 Scholarship Winners
Natasha Penner – Frank Hurt Secondary
Eisha Sharda – Frank Hurt Secondary
Haily Wijewardena – Johnston Heights Secondary
2014 Scholarship Winners
Ariene Cabantog – Johnston Heights Secondary
Purneet Sidhu – Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary