The Gala is a Success!

May 10, 2010 posted by admin

May 10, 2010

WOOHOO!  What a fantastic night for the Ocean Challenge Gala on Saturday night.  We had a full house and the place was absolutely BUZZING with excitement.  Congratulations to all of the successful bidders on the wonderful auction items.  I hope you enjoy your new loot and your fantastic holidays! 

A big thank you goes to our Sponsors and our support team. 
David Cloutier and Lynn DeSouza – Apartment in France
Chef de Maison – Michelle Wolfson
Diablo Grande Motor Scooter – Mobility Unlimited
Farr 65 St. Thomas Rolex Regatta crew position – On Deck, Brian Meret
GISH outfit – Susan Bosley
Afternoon Cruise on TIU’sDay and Golf Bag – Mike Hren and Susan Bosley
Handheld VHF – The Rigging Shoppe
4 rare Antique nautical “The Boy’s Own Paper” – Patrick Flynn
Case of wine – Kathleen Walker and Jonathan Lewis
Jump Start Communications gift certificate – Tory Crowder
Blue pearl earrings and necklace – Louise Kelly
Afternoon cruise on “Cheri” – Bob and Cheryl Wright
Cadillac Fairview Shop Card – Finley McEwan
UK Halsey gift basket – Brian Chapman
Photography Portrait Sitting – Donna Miller
3 Royal Canadian Navy plaques – Mike Gillett
Toronto Consort and CD – Alison Booz
Raptor Tickets, TFC tickets – Roger VanVlack
TFC tickets – Tim Horton’s Mike MacDonald
Chivas Regal 12 and 18 year Scotch – Brian Meret
LogiTech equipment – LogiTech Paul Brennan
Catalina Jacket and sweater – Swan’s Yacht Sales
Nautilus inflatable PFD – The Store – Mason’s Chandlery
Southwinds Yacht Detailing gift certificates
Wine Basket – Brian and Carolyn Neysmith
Sailor Jones Media gift certificate – Barbara Jones
America’s Cup Model – Michael Flynn
Trisha Romance print and plate – John Chittley and Pat McCracken
Afternoon on a mini – Diane Reid
2 night’s stay at the Stewart Inn – Lynn Logie and Marc Armstrong
Prince Edward County 4 bedroom House – Phil Giddings and Krista Slack
Conrad Furey Painting original – Diane and Colin Brown
Chargriller bbq – Howard Franklin
Framed photography – Cheryl Wright
ABYC parking space – The board of ABYC

What a HUGE list!  Thank you to everyone. 

There was also a tremendous list of people who helped make the evening what it was.  That list is so long I couldn’t fit everyone in, so thank you to the staff at ABYC for making it a lovely night and giving us a wonderful dinner and thank you to the Gala team for making the place look great and making sure that everything flowed from start to finish.


2 Responses to “The Gala is a Success!”

  1. Roy Says:

    So what was the take?


  2. admin Says:

    Well we certainly paid alot of bills! 🙂

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