LOCAL BUSINESSES DONATES FUNDS TO EVENT IN SUPPORT OF CHEO 7/12/2017 7:36:33 AM
The Upper Ottawa River Race and Paddle Festival just got a little more support. The Holiday Inn Express in Pembroke and the Quality Inn in Petawawa have donated $1000 to the Paddle for CHEO event happening on the Sunday of the festival. Jessica Videto is the Vice President of Operations for both hotels and says she loves to be able to help the cause and support such a fun event.
The River Race and Paddle Festival will take place August 11 to the 13 and will feature stand up paddle board and kayak clinics, races, a kayak fishing derby, heritage paddle and a paddle for CHEO which is a fundraising paddle that benefits the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario.