This Gala event will take place on May 27th 2015 in Ottawa, Ontario. This is Ottawa’s most important fundraising event for water. It will be hosted by Evan Solomon, with musical guests Andy Maize and Josh Finlayson of Skydiggers. This year’s gala honors Canada’s Ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers and RBC Past President and CEO Gord Nixon. ecosystem.
Proceeds from the event help to protect the Ottawa River which is part of the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence River Basin, the world’s largest freshwater river. The River is important as a source of water and energy however the fishery has declined and there there are a host of chemicals that are present in our drinking water. Proceeds from the event go towards a river that is swimmable, drinkable, and fishable.
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