And what a Blue Moon it was! Thank you to everyone who came out and supported our inaugural ONCE IN A BLUE MOON presented by TD Bank Group and Media Sponsor The New Classical 102.9 FM. It was a HUGE success! We more than doubled our fundraising goal for the night, raising more than $20,000! It was an evening filled with entertainment, outstanding food, inspirational stories and so much more!
Thank you to Mary McCain Photography marymccainphotography.ca
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Georgian Triangle
'Once in a Blue Moon Mid-summer Party' held on July 31st was a night to
remember! The celebration was held at the spectacular Georgian Hills Vineyards.
Guests enjoyed an unforgettable evening of food, drink and dancing under a
full, blue moon.
"Once in a Blue Moon" Mid-Summer Party was
a HUGE success. Thanks to the
overwhelming generosity of the community, we not only met our fundraising goal,
but doubled it! "Thank you to one and all for making this inaugural event
one to remember!", says board member and event chair Catherine Smart.
Guests enjoyed a fantastic venue, fabulous food
catered by Oliver & Bonacini, an impressive live and silent auction along
with entertainment provided by local band 'The Bored of Education'.
Rod Brown, Big Brothers Big Sisters Alumni commented
"As a former Little, it was an honour to be part of such a magical
evening. The community support from across the region was absolutely
overwhelming, and certainly bodes well for the 2nd annual event next
We would especially like to thank our Presenting
Sponsor, TD Bank Group for all their support, along with Media Sponsor, 102.9
The New Classical. Our thanks also go to Georgian Hills Vineyards, Oliver &
Bonacini, Thornbury Pharmasave, Muxlow Pharmacy, Blue Mountain Properties, Des
Von Teichman Royal LePage Locations North, Jason Miller Golf Design, The Bored
of Education, Collingwood Bread Company, Collingwood Brewery, Thornbury
Clarksburg Rotary, Enclave Design, Andrews Print & Copy, mycollingwood.ca
and Mary McCain Photography who made our Event such a success!
Our sincerest gratitude is also extended to the
Event Planning Committee and volunteers for all their time and hard work. We
couldn't have done it without you!