ARISS — Portage Ontario and Richard Van Dyke with the Cooperators introduced the third annual “Freedom from Dependancy Golf Basic: A Day of Golf with a Function” on June 12 at Ariss Valley Golf and Nation Membership.
The membership raised over $40,000 to carry consciousness and assist to people battling habit, and to advertise a future free from the grips of substance abuse.
Golfers of all talent ranges participated in a day crammed with pleasant competitors, camaraderie, and a shared dedication to creating a optimistic affect within the lives of these affected by habit, officers say.
“We’re excited to host the Annual Freedom from Dependancy Golf Basic,” stated Ashley-Ann Maginnis, affiliate director of improvement at Portage.
The match provided varied contests, together with the “closest to the pin” sponsored by ServPro, the “longest drive,” and “hole-in-one” sponsored by Grand Landscapes, the place individuals had an opportunity to win a prize price $25,000.
All funds raised by means of the match will instantly assist the applications and initiatives of Portage, permitting it to supply sources, counseling, remedy, and assist companies to people on their journey to restoration.
“This occasion continues to develop annually and helps us to boost much-needed funds but additionally raises consciousness in regards to the significance of supporting these affected by habit,” Maginnis added.
“Collectively, we are able to make a major affect and supply hope for a brighter future for people and households in our group.”