8 a.m., July 24)
Virgo, Evans returns as presenting sponsor of Outcare Foundation golf tournament
By Fred Sherwin
Orléans law firm of Grandmaitre Virgo Evans Lawyers/Avocats
has a long history of supporting local organizations and
history dates back to the firm's earliest days when co-founders,
Gerry Dust and Brad Evans, did pro-bono work for non-profit
start-ups like the Orléans Legion and the Orléans Young
Players Theatre School.
firm's commitment to the community lives on through the
efforts of partners Evans, Phil Grandmaitre and Josee
Evans has supported his community as past-chair of the
Ottawa Mission and the Heart of Orleans BIA, and as a
Board Member of Arts Ottawa East.
Grandmaitre gives of his time as president of the Navan
Community Association and the Business Club of Orléans
and runs the minor baseball program also in Navan.
Virgo is heavily involved in the community with a focus
on youth soccer and basketball.
shared the firm's commitment to the community. "It's always
been one of our pillars - giving back to the community
that supports us. We've tried to make sure that it remains
a big part of our firm's culture.
of the affiliations the firm’s partners are most proud
of is their ongoing support of the Outcare Foundation
as a co-title sponsor of the Outcare Golf Classic taking
place on August 17 at the Hammond Golf and Country Club.
Foundation provides financial support to palliative care
providers throughout Eastern Ontario. The lion’s share
of the funds provided are raised through two main events,
a Black Tie Bingo held in November, and the Outcare Foundation
golf tournament is a natural fit for Grandmaitre Virgo
Evans, which specializes in estate planning and administration,
in addition to wills, real estate and corporate law.
work the foundation does is so valuable to the people
who need it,” says Grandmaitre. “Organizations like Outcare
let people spend time with their loved ones in a more
peaceful and relaxed atmosphere at a time that can be
year’s tournament raised over $55,000 for palliative care
in Eastern Ontario. For more information about the Outcare
Foundation and the important organizations and initiatives
they support visit their website at www.outcarefoundation.org.
story was made possible thanks to the generous support
of our local business partners.)
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