Boating for the Cure – June 25, 2011
On June 25, the third annual Boating for the Cure will kick off from the Muskoka Wharf in Gravenhurst, Muskoka. Since 2009, this great fundrasing event has raised over $105,000 for Prostate Cancer Canada and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. This year’s goal is to raise a staggering $100,000, well within reach when you consider to date $69,300 has already been pledged!
Boaters are greeted with a Welcome Breakfast and then gather for the main event, a rally around Lake Muskoka. Followimg Treasure Maps, participants collects tokens that are turned in at an award ceremony and reception at the end of the day. A BBQ, entertainment and a trip through the locks at Port Carling into Lake Rousseau, followed by a reception with refreshments, silent auction and award ceremony make for a memorable day.
To make a great day even more exciting, Edgewater Boats has released a special edition 145CC boat – one pink and one blue. For each one sold, $1000 will be donated to breast cancer (pink boat) or prostate cancer (blue boat).
For information on how to particpate or make a donation please see the following link.