Northwest Metis Council Supports Special Olympics

Submitted by:
Shirley Todosichuk |

On June 11, 2014 Richard Genaille, Northwest Metis Council Board Member presented a $500 sponsorship to Special Olympics Manitoba Parkland Region.

The High Performance Athlete sponsorship will be used to help with travel expenses for Angie Ferland, local Cobras Bowler, who will be representing the Parkland Region on Team Manitoba in 5 Pin Bowling at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in Vancouver from July 8-12, 2014.

Accepting the sponsorship for the Parkland Region (L to R) are June Mosiondz, Tiger’s Bowling and Team Manitoba 5 Pin Bowling Coach, Bev Lumax, Special Olympics Manitoba Parkland Regional Team Leader and Angie Ferland, local Cobras bowler and Team Manitoba 5 Pin bowling athlete.

Special Olympics Manitoba Parkland Region would like to thank the generosity of the Northwest Metis Council and all of the people who have donated and/or supported our fundraising efforts to help make this dream come true.