Each year, the Portage Foundation organizes two golf tournaments, one in Quebec City and another in Montreal, to help finance rehabilitation programs for adolescents in the province of Quebec.
On Monday June 12th 2017, the 20th Portage Golf Open and Cyclo-sporting Tour was held at the prestigious golf club Laval-sur-le-Lac.
Portage is very grateful to the Honorary President, Sylvain Cossette, Cominar Real Estate Investment, as well as the members of the organizing committee: Patrick Boucher, McCarthy Tétrault; André Chatelain, Mouvement Desjardins; Edith Cloutier, Rogers Communications; Luc Deschênes, Avaya; Stéphane Dufort, IBM Canada; Claude Gagliardi, Tecnickrome Aéronautique; Pierre Gagnon, ODE Technologies; Julie Normand, Énergie Valero; Richard Lupien, National Bank Financial; Colette Taylor, Portage and Ken Van Aelst, Xerox, for their invaluable cooperation.
A very special thank you to Avelocoaching for their supervision of the 53 cyclists who participated in the fundraising event.
The total raised amount of $145,000 will be allocated to programs for French and English adolescents at lac Écho.
Thank you to all participants and to our dedicated partners who have greatly contributed to the success of the event.
The 23rd edition of Portage’s Golf Omnium, held on Monday, June 5th 2017 at Saint-Marie’s Club de Golf de Beauce, was a huge success.
A net amount of $66,000 was allocated to Portage’s program for adolescents at Saint-Malachie.
Portage would like to express its sincere gratitude for the dedication of the Honorary President, Richard Legault, iA Securities, Frédéric Paquette, President of the Golf Tournament, iA Securities, and to the committee members: Michel Biron; Bell Business Markets; Michel Dumas, IBM Canada; Marie-Douce Huard, Cain Lamarre; Pierre Lacombe, WSP Canada; Benoit Lapointe, National Bank Private Banking 1859; Alain Lefrançois, Epsylon Concept; Nelson Martin, EY; Pierre-Yves Ménard, Morency, Law Firm; André Roy, PMT ROY; Louis St-Hilaire, Loran Technologies and Colette Taylor, Portage.
Portage also expresses its sincere thanks to all participants of the golf tournament, its generous donors and volunteers, who have contributed to make this event very successful.