Article from The Advance, dated August 30, 2017
Ride for the Fallen at the Flesherton Fling 2017
Dufferin Grey ATV Club (DGATV) is proud to have been part of the first annual Ride for the Fallen hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion Flesherton-Markdale Branch 333.
This fundraising poker gave riders a great afternoon on the trails and concluded with the Kinsmen Rib Fest dinner and dance.
Dufferin Grey ATV Club Directors Ruth Ann Turnbull and Jamie Thurman present a cheque to Beavercrest Community School for use by the breakfast club.
Money raised at our Saturday, June 24, 2017 ride was $310, which was matched by DGATV for a total of $620.
The school was very appreciative and told us that our riders “ROCK”.
We already knew that!
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A small group of determined riders braved the weather and enjoyed this August 13th ride in spite of the rain.
It’s always good to get out on the trails! Even if you get a little damp …
We’re happy to report that ride proceeds of $240 went to support Ovarian Cancer Canada.
We’re happy to bring a little sunshine to somebody!
Dufferin Grey ATV Club’s Directors expressed a clear an concise vote to donate $1,000 to the Owen Sound Fire Relief Victims fund.
President Tim Allen delivered the funds to the United Way of Bruce/Grey.
United Way expressed their gratitude to the club on behalf of the 15 families who lost their homes in the August 2015 fires.
Dufferin Grey ATV Club was happy to host a Telus Ride for Dad poker run, with the proceeds going to fight prostate cancer.
Members of Dufferin Grey ATV Club’s Executive were called upon to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Alison, Tim, Vera, Pete and Jamie getting ready to GET COLD!