9:30 p.m., Aug. 11)
Heritage Funeral Complex is a proud sponsor of the Outcare
By Fred Sherwin
to r) Guy Souligny, Germain Souligny and Benoit
Robert are the owners of the Heritage Funeral
Complex and the proud co-presenting sponsors
of this year's Outcare Foundation Glof Classo
along with Grandmaitre, Virgo, Evans Lawyers/Avocats.
the past 11 years the Outcare Foundation has provided
tens of thousands of dollars in financial support to palliative
care providers throughout Eastern Ontario.
lions share of the funds provided are raised through
two key events, the Outcare Foundations Black Tie
Bingo, which is held in November, and the organizations
annual golf tournament which is being held on Aug. 18
at the Hammond Golf and Country Club.
any event of its size, the golf tournament is largely
dependent on corporate sponsors, and in that respect the
Outcare Foundation is fortunate to have the support of
two presenting sponsors with deep roots in the local community
Grandmaitre, Virgo, Evans Lawyers/Avocats, and
the Heritage Funeral Complex.
is owned and operated by the father and son team of Germain
and Guy Souligny and their long-time partner Benoit Robert.
Through the years theyve supported a number of important
initiatives and groups making them an important corporate
citizen of the community of Orléans.
been nearly two years since Heritage moved from their
old location on St. Joseph Boulevard to their new digs
on Taylor Creek Drive. The
state of the art facility is equipped with a 300-seat
chapel, two large visitation rooms, a lounge for smaller
groups and a large reception room which can be rented
for meetings or social occasions.
the Heritage Funeral Complex they can also do cremations
on site, making it a full service facility.
is the third year in a row that Heritage has been a proud
presenting sponsor of the Outcare Foundation Golf Classic
which will be celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.
are an excellent organization that does a lot of good
work, says Guy Souligny. Without their help,
the level of palliative care in Eastern Ontario would
not be where it is today. The tournament and its cause
are a perfect fit for us.
Foundation executive director Lisa Davey is extremely
grateful for the support provided by all of their sponsors.
a bit of a cliché, but we couldnt do the
work we do without the support of sponsors like Heritage
and Grandmaitre, Virgo, Evans as well as all of the golfers
who play in the tournament year after year, says
less than two months to go before tee off time, there
are still several spots available. Registration is $150
per person and includes a BBQ banquet.
year's event raised $54,000 net of expenses.
you cant make it to the tournament, you can always
become a Friend of the Classic by making a donation to
help send a volunteer to the Palliative Care Education
Day in 2018. Each $125 raised will cover the cost of one
way to support the Foundation is to take part in their
online auction which kicks off on July 14 and runs until
the day of the golf tournament. There will dozens of items
available at a whole range of price points.
find out more about the Outcare Foundation, the Golf Classic
online auction visit www.outcarefoun-dation.org.
story was made possible thanks to the generous support
of our local business partners.)
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