Montréal – June 12, 2006 – The 9th annual Portage Open Golf Tournament held on June 12 at Club Laval-sur-le-Lac was a resounding success. The event raised $150,000 that was turned over to Portage by Alban D’Amours, President & Chief Executive Officer of Mouvement des caisses Desjardins and Honorary Chairman of the Tournament. Since its first year, the Portage Open Golf Tournament has raised over $1 million.
Portage is very grateful to all the tournament participants, sponsors, generous donors, Organising Committee, and volunteers who contributed to the success of the event.
Left to right: Carmand Normand, Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer, Addenda Capital; Colette Taylor, Senior Director, Development, Portage; Alban D’Amours, President & CEO, Mouvement des caisses Desjardins; Peter Howlett, President, Portage; Richard Halley, First Vice-President, Operational Efficiency & Information Technology, Fédération des caisses Desjardins du Québec and Tournament President.