Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 19th Annual Golf Tournament touted as huge success

For Immediate Release
July 18, 2012

(Fort McMurray, AB)  Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta held their 19th annual Charity Golf Tournament at Miskanaw Golf Club over the weekend, and thanks to sponsors, volunteers and players; it was a huge success.

Organizers raised $28,000 at the event, surpassing last year’s tournament fundraising total, through tournament sponsorship’s, a live auction, raffle prize draws and a 50-50 draw.

“We couldn’t be more pleased with the support we received from our sponsors and the community at this year’s golf tournament,” said Executive Director, Ann Dort-MacLean.

“This money will go towards programs and services for girls right here in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo; to help them to be Strong, Smart and Bold in their everyday lives.”

Next year will mark the 20th annual Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta Charity Golf Tournament, and if you’d like to get involved with it, or any of our other programs and services, please call the office Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 780-790-9236 or email

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For more information, please contact:

Ann Dort-MacLean
Executive Director
Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta
Phone:  780-790-9236