Re­si­dents ar­tis­tic ta­lents on show

Le Messager Lachine & Dorval - - LOCAL NEWS -

Groupe Mau­rice re­si­dence Le Sa­vi­gnon re­si­dents came to­ge­ther to fun­draise for the La­chine Hos­pi­tal Foun­da­tion. Se­nior Hé­lène Santerre sug­ges­ted that they sell an ob­ject to be­ne­fit the Foun­da­tion. Their ef­forts yiel­ded $2250 which was do­na­ted on Thurs­day, Sep­tem­ber 28.

«It is ama­zing what crea­tive people can do when ins­pi­red to help,» says Exe­cu­tive Di­rec­tor of the La­chine Hos­pi­tal Foun­da­tion Mo­ni­ca Mc­dou­gall. «Even the pre­sen­ta­tion is crea­tive, with the do­na­tion made in­to a cake of cash!»

With help from Jo­ce­lyne Da­ge­nais who is res­pon­sible for the re­si­dence's La Boîte à idées work­shop, Mrs. Santerre and fel­low re­si­dents Pierre and De­nise Lau­rin, Mau­rice and De­nise Per­rier, Nor­mand Dubuc, Mi­che­line Des­jar­dins and Louise Ron­deau de­ci­ded to sell en­gra­ved woo­den book­marks.

Over 1000 book­marks were sold at the hos­pi­tal and at a lo­cal IGA. (DC)

(Pho­to: TC Me­dia – Da­vid Cox)

A group ef­fort brings sup­port to the La­chine Hos­pi­tal.

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