In honor of Veteran's Day, Blue Canopy invites its employees to play paintball to support the Wounded Warrior Project of Northern Virginia. Employees get a chance not only to bond and have fun out of the office, but also to support local veterans with company donations on behalf of each participant. In 2016, This past year we raised over $10,000!
Each year, Blue Canopy encourages its employees and their families to participate in the annual Walk MS at Reston Town Center. Employees and families have the opportunity to meet one another as they support a great cause and build community. Blue Canopy makes a donation on behalf of each participant whom the employee brings to the event. In 2017, we raised over $6,000 to support ending MS!
Lee National Denim Day for Breast Cancer
Lee National Denim Day is truly a pink and denim day at Blue Canopy! For the past 6 years, Blue Canopy employees have teamed up to spread awareness and support the fight against breast cancer. Each employee can donate $5 or more to wear denim or pink, and Blue Canopy matches all the donations! In 2016, we raised over $5,000 to support the fight.
In the true spirit of team building and playing as hard as we work, Blue Canopy has hosted an annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament for the past six years. This event brings together employees from all program areas who team up for the title of BC Champion! Teams get creative with jerseys, names, and plays in this friendly and fun competition. In 2017, Blue Canopy donated over $7,000 to the Special Olympics of Northern Virginia.
Blue Canopy Family Baseball Outing at Nats Park
In honor of 9-11, Heroes Day, Blue Canopy invites employees and their families to spend the day at Nationals Park to enjoy lots of food, fun, and of course baseball! This event encourages employees and their families to get to know one another while enjoying the relaxed atmosphere of a baseball game and remembering the perseverance and everyday heroism that makes our country great.