Ice Fishing Derby proceeds donated to two local organizations
Bringing this year’s Ice Fishing Derby to a close, Guy Rochon, President of the Aydelu Centre, and his committee of volunteers for the Derby, presented two cheques, each worth $3,500, to the Société Alzheimer Outaouais and L'Autre Chez-Soi, on the evening of Wednesday, March 1st at the Aydelu Centre. These donations were raised from the registration fees and raffle ticket proceeds from the Ice Fishing Derby that took place Saturday, February 25.
Rochon also announced that the Aydelu Centre will be organizingnext year’s Ice Fishing Derby. Until then, ‘Fish On!’—as is said among fishers.
Photo 1: Alana Repstock
Photo caption: Anne Villeneuve, Executive Director of the Société Alzheimer Outaouais, accepts the Aydelu Centre’s donation, a cheque worth $3,500.
Photo 2: Alana Repstock
Photo caption: Guy Rochon and his committee of volunteers pose with the cheque for L'Autre Chez-Soi.