May 14, 2017

TIBS CharityThe Toronto International Boat Show (TIBS) Charity Cheque Presentation was made on May 9th to the charity partners.

The Toronto International Boat Show announced that total funds raised were $42,215.97 at the 2017 January Preview Day - supporting children’s charities, and helping kids find calmer waters.

Funds are equally divided between 3 charities. The Partners are:
Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund
Ontario Sailing Access Boom Program
CNIB Lake Joseph Centre

Over the course of 16 years, TIBS has raised more than $796,000 for initiatives that are close to the hearts of the boating community

In the photo from left to right:
Barb Mrozek, Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund
Glenn Lethbridge, Ontario Sailing
Cynthia Hare, Toronto Boat Show
Monika Fox, CNIB Lake Joseph Centre

Mark your calendar for next year’s Preview Day – Friday, January 12, 2018

 

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