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About Our Auction
Samatha Wojciechowicz is an artist from Montreal, QC and is famously known for her paintings of Canadian athletes created with sports equipment as her paintbrush.
Samantha was born with Ectrodactyly, a condition in which part or all of the central digits (fingers or toes) are missing.
Samantha is donating six paintings of CAN Fund and CAN Fund #150Women recipients including
Marie-Philip Poulin - hockey
Melodie Daoust - hockey
Charles Hamelin - short track speed skating
Paul Poirier and Piper Gilles - figure skating
Tristan Walker and Justin Snith- luge
Brian McKeever- para nordic skiing
Thank you, Samantha, for being an inspiration to us all and for donating these incredible works of art to support Canadian athletes who have applied to CAN Fund for direct funding.
Talent supporting talent is an initiative created by CAN Fund to encourage talented Canadians in our communities, whether they are artists, musicians, professional athletes, comedians etc. to give back to those who need support behind the scenes.
About CAN Fund
CAN Fund was created to impact the lives of Canadian athletes on their journey to be their best.
At CAN Fund we are dedicated to providing athletes with the direct financial support needed to train and compete for Canada. Each CAN Fund recipient receives $6000 up to twice a year so that they can afford; coaching, travel to training camps and competitions, proper nutrition, extra physiotherapy, new equipment, pay national team fees and other unexpected expenses that come with wearing the maple leaf.
How to get involved:
- Make a one time donation to CAN Fund: https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/Donate.aspx?EventID=574&LangPref=en-CA
- Become a CAN Fund #150Women member by donating $150 or more in support of female athletes: https://canadianathletesnow.ca/150women/
- Become a Patrons of Sport Monthly Donor by donating $10 or more per month: https://canadianathletesnow.ca/become-a-monthly-donor/
- Adopt An Athlete with a donation of $10,000: https://canadianathletesnow.ca/adopt-an-athlete/
Learn more about our 4 Ways To Give: https://canadianathletesnow.ca/4-ways-to-give/
Charles Hamelin Painting By Samantha Woj
And Charles Hamelin Autographed Vancouver 2010 Olympic Jacket.
Marie-Philip Poulin Painting by Samantha Woj
And Marie-Philip Poulin Autographed Hockey Stick
Melodie Daoust by Samantha Woj
And Autographed Women's 2022 Olympic Gold Medal Hockey Jersey
Paul Poirier & Piper Gilles Painting by Samantha
And Autographed Swell Water Bottle
Tristan Walker and Justin Snith Painting
And Autographed Race Bib by Tristan Walker