BRANDON, MB – Funds raised at the recent Heroes’ Gala were formally presented to Brandon University and Assiniboine Community College June 30th. The event held May 22, 2010 raised $16,930.12. An additional $500 was donated by the Automotive Industries Association. Each institution received $8715 to augment the scholarships established for dependent family members of Canada’s fallen soldiers.
Pictured from left – Brandon Salutes representatives Lori Truscott, Chuck LaRocque, Brandon University President Dr Deborah Poff, Assiniboine Community College interim President Jim Brinkhurst, Heroes’ Gala rep Major Ludget Hacault, and Brandon Salutes Chair Steve Morrison.