NEWS RELEASE · 22nd November 2012
Terrace RCMP/Fire Dept
The Terrace RCMP and the Terrace Fire Department laced up on November 9th, 2012 for the annual Guns Ní Hoses charity hockey game and raised approximately $6500 for Jumpstart.
This is the fourth year running of the annual Guns Ní Hoses hockey game. All proceeds are donated to Jumpstart, a charitable program created by Canadian Tire that helps financially disadvantaged kids participate in organized sport and recreation. Jumpstart helps cover registration, equipment and/or transportation costs. 100% of the funds go to children.
"This is the second year that Iíve played in the Guns Ní Hoses game. It is for a great cause. Jumpstart is equipping kids for life, because participation in organized sport and recreation increases a childís chance for success in life, " says Inspector Dana Hart, Officer in Charge Terrace Detachment. "The members of Terrace Detachment had a great time, and it was a bonus to get our title back this year!"
The following sponsors made this event possible: I Seas Adventures, Canadian Tire, Chances Casino, City of Terrace, Northern Savings Credit Union, Progressive Ventures, Sandman Inn, Northern Motor Inn, Alternative Tax and Book Keeping, Northwest Fuels Petro Canada, Fish Tales, Fiori Designs, Van Houte, Bear Country Inn, and Edward Jones.