- February 9, 2018
- Posted by: Candice Jeffrey
- Category: Media Releases
On Saturday, February 3, 2018, the Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) hosted its 7th Annual Charity Curling Classic at the Sydenham Community Curling Club in Wallaceburg. Sixteen teams of four participated in this event and helped raise over $11,500 through sponsorship, pledges, 50/50 Draw and a silent auction. Proceeds from the event will support the Foundation of CKHA’s Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign.
7th Annual Charity Curling Classic
The Foundation of CKHA’s 7th Annual Charity Curling Classic featured two, six-end, games of curling, lunch, dinner and great prizes. The event’s ‘Top Fundraising Team’ was Sweeping Bones, with $1,050 raised through pledges. Taking home the title of the event’s point’s leader and winning team was Matt Mapletoft, Larry Mapletoft, Erin Glasgow and Tyler Gauthier.
“We are thrilled with the support of Wallaceburg and area individuals and business that helped make the event a huge success,” says Mary Lou Crowley, Executive Director, Foundation of CKHA. “Although new to this wonderful community, I have quickly learned how passionate people are about health care and Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. Events like this highlight that passion and raise much needed funds for our hospital. . Thank you to everyone who supported this great day of fundraising for CKHA’s Chatham and Wallaceburg hospital sites.”
To view the full album of photos from the event, please click here.