Tatshenshini Expediting wins Crime Prevention Award.
Tatshenshini Expediting received the RCMP Crime Prevention Award for its outstanding volunteer service to youth in the Yukon . In partnership with Crew Whitewater, Tatshenshini Expediting has provided opportunities for high risk and disadvantaged youth for the past four years. Youth participate in Swift Water Rescue, Guide Training and Kayak courses, while having the opportunity to develop and enhance their social skills. Tatshenshini Expediting, under the direction of Bob Daffe , has provided instruction and transportation, purchased equipment, chaperoned trips, and offered employment to youth participating in the program. Crew Whitewater, run by RCMP members, probation officers and river guides, teaches employable skills and encourages participants to emulate positive role models.
Wilderness Tourism Association of Yukon commends Bob Daffe and Tatshenshini Expediting for this worthy contribution to young people in the Yukon!