SCUGOG: The G-Moms of Port Perry are inviting the community to come out to their annual ‘Gala on the Greens’, being held at the Royal Ashburn Golf Club, on Saturday, May 13th.
The fundraising event will be held from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. This year’s guest speaker for the event will be Dr. Michael DeGagne, the seventh President and Vice-Chancellor of Nipissing University. Dr. DeGagne has worked with the federal government in management of Aboriginal programs and as a negotiator of comprehensive claims. He has also served as the founding Executive Director of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation.
The event will also feature a marketplace, where people can buy a plethora of unique items, in addition to a silent auction. Some of the items in the silent auction include: airplane and theatre tickets; a week at a cottage; and other special excursions. There will also be a fashion show including a lunch, put on by Jillian’s.
The G-Moms of Port Perry are part of the ‘Grandmother to Grandmother Campaign’, and work in partnership with the Grannies in Africa, who are raising their orphaned grandchildren due to the Aids Pandemic.
Tickets are $75, and can be bought at Royal LePage and Coldwell Banker in Port Perry. For more ticket information, e-mail Marg Webert at firstname.lastname@example.org ail.com