The club is a registered non-profit society and derives its operating income from registration fees and fund raising activities. These funds are spent on coaching, facilities and equipment to support athletes and enhance their skills. Administrative services are proved by the parents of the athletes and other interested members of the community.
The purpose of Burnaby Striders Track and Field Club is:
To encourage, promote, support and assist in the development of a variety of disciplines in track and field.
To train athletes from age 9 to adulthood to compete in local, provincial, national and international meets.
To foster an atmosphere in which athletes can achieve their full potential.