Saturday, April 27, 2019, Canad Inns Polo Park: The 95th Annual Winnipeg Police Association Charity Ball in support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba (CHFM) was another huge success. The WPA Charity Ball is the longest running annual charity function of its kind in North America.
The event was Emceed by Brody Jackson and Randy Parker of QX 104 FM and featured 2019 Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba Champion Child, Gianna Eusebio and her family. A special performance from the Winnipeg Police Pipe Band was a highlight and the evening’s dance entertainment was provided by the popular Danny Kramer Band.
The official amount of funds generated for the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba will be announced at a later date, however, will bring the CHFM fundraising total to nearly $700,000.
Thank you table sponsors, raffle prize donors, special guest speakers and all volunteers for making the 95th Annual WPA Charity Ball one of the most successful ever.
Generous raffle prize sponsors included the Air Canada Foundation, Pratt’s Food Service, Danny’s BBQ & Smokehouse, Cummings Small Engine Service, MacDon Industries, TKM Inc., South Beach Casino & Resort, BIRKS, Molson Coors, WOW Hospitality, Main Branch Tree Service, R. J. Schellenberg Chartered Accountant, Western Glove Works, Boston Pizza, and Canad Inns. 100% of raffle and 50/50 ticket revenues are donated to the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba.
“The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba has been one of the WPA’s favourite charities of choice for 34 years,” said Maurice Sabourin, WPA President. “It is an organization that continues to deliver outstanding care for young Manitobans. The well-being of children and families is at the forefront of all we do.”
We will see you all again April 25, 2020!
THANK YOU! TABLE SPONSORS, PRIZE DONORS & VOLUNTEERS