On Friday, June 21st, the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation (FVHCF) hosted the 4th Annual Golfing “Fore” Your Hospitals Tournament at the Chilliwack Golf Club. The gorgeous sunny day brought out 128 golfers to participate in a round of golf to raise funds for vital equipment and programs for the Fraser East Hospitals. The Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation is pleased to announce that over $40,000 net was raised!
“It was so great to see so many people come together from each community to take part in this tournament” Liz Harris, Executive Director remarked “We are blown away by their generosity and support, we can’t thank the golfers, sponsors, volunteers and donors enough! We can’t wait until next year.”
Hole sponsors provided entertainment and delicious snacks on the course to the participating golfers. The banquet after the tournament, featured Jim Ryan, Motivational Speaker. He spoke of his triumphs and tribulations in life, after an accident on vacation left him a quadriplegic. Ryan shared he recent success in paragliding leaving the audience in awe.
The event was a major success thanks to the title sponsor RBC Wealth Management Dominion Securities. The RBC Wealth Management Dominion Securities team aided in bringing in teams, donations and auction items. The FVHCF team would like to convey a huge thank you to all the sponsors who helped make the Golf Tournament an exciting and successful fundraising event.