Mayor’s Golf Tournament Supports Two Local Charities
Sturgeon County, Alberta - Sturgeon County Council presented donations to two local charitable organizations, for a total of $27,413.88 during the regular Council meeting on August 27, 2019.
The funds were raised through generous sponsorships, donations and registrations at the Annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament hosted at Sturgeon Valley Golf and Country Club on Friday June 21, 2019.
Recipients of the Mayor’s Golf Tournament are Sturgeon Victim Services and West Sturgeon Aging in Place Foundation, both received cheques for $13,706.94.“
We appreciate the opportunity to bring awareness to local organizations providing support for Sturgeon County residents, to introduce ourselves to new participants and connect with those of you that support this event annually” said Mayor Hnatiw.
Sturgeon Victim Services provides 24/7 crisis support, information and referrals to victims of crime and trauma, in partnership with the Morinville RCMP and our surrounding communities. The second recipient, West Sturgeon Aging in Place Foundation operates the West Country Hearth facility, providing affordable housing within a rural setting with a non-profit objective.
The proceeds were generated at the sold-out event by 152 golfers, 30+ sponsorships, and other fundraising activities held throughout the event.
Major Tournament Sponsors:
- North West Redwater Partnership - Platinum sponsor
- Pembina Pipeline Corporation - Bounty Sponsor
- Air Products Canada Ltd., Alberta’s Industrial Heartland and Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corporation - Sturgeon Proud Sponsors
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