Gananoque Secondary School seeks athletic banquet sponsors

Gananoque Secondary School – photo via Facebook

Each June, Gananoque Secondary School hosts its athletic banquet to celebrate the achievements, development and appreciation of everyone who dedicates their time to the school’s athletic program.

The school would like to keep this tradition alive and, in order to do so, it is looking for some help.

“With rising costs of food and linens, for example, it is becoming increasingly difficult to keep ticket prices for athletes, coaches, families, community members and guests affordable so that everyone who wants to attend is able,” a statement from the school reads.

So, until May 1, the school is seeking help from community members, local businesses and service groups for any possible support by sponsoring tables at the event.

“Sponsorship donations of $100 per table would greatly reduce costs for our tickets allowing better accessibility for all our athletes and families who want to attend the celebration,” school officials said in a message.

People interested in sponsoring a table are asked to contact the athletic director, Jane Clark, at jane.clark@ucdsb.on.ca for further details.

Sponsorship donations can be made by cash or cheque (made payable to Gananoque Secondary School) and can be dropped off at the main office. Tax receipts will be available upon request.


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