WindReach Farm Foundation is committed to raise funds, awareness and profile to support the programs and services delivered by WindReach Farm

Carol Dahlquist, Executive Director

Carol’s is excited to lead the Foundation Board to fulfilling it’s mission of raising funds and awareness for WindReach Farm. In her role she has the pleasure of reaching out and connecting with potential donors and sponsors to support the valuable work of the Farm. She is passionate about the work we do at WindReach Farm and takes delight in sharing this with our donors and stakeholders in the community.

Carol is committed to working with the Foundation Board as we strive to meet the needs of WindReach Farm through fundraising, community presentations, as well as grant and proposal writing. In addition, she is excited to take the lead in planning the annual fundraising gala – A Night at WindReach Farm – which takes place every September. Carol is fortunate to work with a wonderful team of volunteers on this planning committee.

WindReach Farm is a magical place providing impactful programming for those with special needs and of which there is limited opportunities for in the community, and she is honoured to work at place that brings meaning and joy to these peoples lives every day.

WindReach Foundation Board of Directors

Harry Worsley – Chair
Hejsa Christensen
Glenn Healy
Ken Hurst
Larry James
Dr. Gary Polonsky
Paul Sullivan

Patrons

Mrs. Alexander J. Mitchell (Sally)

Hejsa Christensen

Hejsa Christensen joined the board in 2017.  She is a writer and has worked in fiction, non-fiction and screenwriting; and earned masters degrees in both environmental geography (University of Toronto) and creative writing (University of British Columbia).   After her nephew began participating in and benefiting from the therapeutic riding program at WindReach, Hejsa saw the magic of the Farm and wanted to be a part of the WindReach community.  She lives just outside of Uxbridge with her husband, daughter and two dogs.