Women for Nature reception

Senator Raine co-hosted the Women for Nature reception on Parliament Hill to celebrate women’s leadership for nature.

Senator Raine with Senator McPhedran and Genevieve Zaloum with Celeste, a great horned owl.

 

David Foster Harbour Pathway

Senator Raine was a special guest at the inauguration of the David Foster Harbour Pathway in Victoria BC the final link in connecting Canada’s Great Trail from coast to coast to coast.  It was great to see the vision of a Trans Canada Trail vision, which began 25 years ago, become a reality.

Senator Raine meets with Debbie Davis and Gabrielle Rochon-Humberstone of Neurological Health Charities Canada on October 17, 2017.

 

Senator Raine along with Senator Stewart Olson met with Mark Henick, Wendy Preskow and Chris Nihmey of the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) on October 3, 2017.

Rolling Rampage on the Hill

Senator Raine participated in Rolling Rampage. This is a signature event on Parliament Hill which brings together parliamentarians and staff, premier international athletes and stakeholder groups to raise awareness about the remarkable abilities and achievements of those living with physical disabilities.

Bike Summit

On June 1st Senator Raine hosted a bike policy summit on Parliament Hill.  At the summit, Senator Raine and cycling advocates called for a national cycling strategy and outlined what that might look like.

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Bike policy summit chair, Anders Swanson, seen here explaining bikenomics.
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Senator Raine with Victoria, B.C. Mayor Lisa Helps and MP Gord Johns. MP for Courtenay-Alberni

 

 

 

 

 

Bike Day on the Hill

On June 1st 2017, Senator Greene Raine once again hosted the Sixth Annual Bike Day on the Hill.  Parliamentarians, cycling advocates, and the general public joined Senator Raine in a fun and leisurely interprovincial bike ride, beginning at Parliament Hill.  The aim of the event was to promote cycling as a safe and fun way to stay fit and healthy.

 

 

 

 

 

National Health and Fitness Day 2017

National Health and Fitness Day 2017 took place on June 3rd.

 

Senator Raine hosted a fun run/walk on Parliament Hill.
Senator Raine hosted a fun run/walk on Parliament Hill.

 

National Health and Fitness Day boot camp on Parliament Hill with Minister Catherine McKenna.
National Health and Fitness Day boot camp on Parliament Hill with Minister Catherine McKenna.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Then off to Chelsea Quebec for fun physical activities at the Meredith Centre with Chelsea Mayor Caryl Green
Then off to Chelsea Quebec for fun physical activities at the Meredith Centre with Chelsea Mayor Caryl Green

 

Ski Day on the Hill 2017

Parliament Hill was transformed into a cross-country ski venue on Feb 17, 2017 as Senator Raine hosted Ski Day on the Hill to promote National Health and Fitness Day which will be celebrated on June 3rd, 2017.

Senator Nancy Greene Raine enjoys skiing with healthy Canadian children at 2017 Ski Day on the Hill
Senator Nancy Greene Raine enjoys skiing with healthy Canadian children at 2017 Ski Day on the Hill
Senator Raine skis with His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. Credit: Sgt Johanie Maheu, Rideau Hall, OSGG
Senator Raine skis with His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. Credit: Sgt Johanie Maheu, Rideau Hall, OSGG

 

 

Senator Raine skis with Minister McKenna. Credit: Sgt Johanie Maheu, Rideau Hall, OSGG