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 elected 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!
The morning of October 5, 2013 was overcast and threatened rain when 80 machines arrived in Markdale, signed in and traveled through the beautiful Beaver Valley and the Municipalities of Grey Highlands and Chatsworth to assist DGATV to raise $2,250 to be donated to the Grey Highlands Health Services Foundation as part of the CKNX Health Care Heroes Radiothon. Ron Goldsmith delivered DGATV’s cheque to the radiothon that was held in Wingham on October 19th.
Poker hand winners were: Melinda Bates receiving carrier for the back of the ATV that was donated by Thomboys; Don Orth won the Allstar Resort weekend away for 4 people; and the monitor donated by Wright Net Designs was won by Tom Bowman. Some of the other businesses that donated were Strictly Recreation, Larry’s, M.a.N’s, Parkway Yamaha, J & R Cycle, Highland Grounds in Flesherton, Top O’ The Rock, Jim Turnbull Inc., Ams Oil, rentals and numerous other businesses.
Ruth Ann Turnbull and the Event Committee did an excellent job planning this event as well as carrying it through and making sure everyone received their winning prize
Dufferin Grey ATV Club was pleased to present a cheque for $2,250 raised by our riders in the Ride for the Radiothon to Centre Grey Health Services Foundation.
President Vera Lloyd with Jackie Fisher from the Beavercrest Public School Breakfast Club
President Vera Lloyd with Mel Smith of the Markdale Food Bank
A beautiful day for the Cinqo de Mayo (May 5th) ride. This Mexican themed event presented a $50 gift card to the best dressed, as well as $100 gift card to the furthest traveled.
Sponsors included Parkway Yamaha, Hatten Home Hardware in Chatsworth, Markdale Home Hardware, Universal Rental Service, Dairy Daughter Gas Bar, Markdale Foodland, Village Green Cafe and Hawthorne Cottages and Camping.
Proceeds from the ride and individual donations were distributed between two locals charities: Beavercrest Public School Breakfast Club ($405) and the Markdale Food Bank ($425).