Raising funds and public awareness to save men’s lives by supporting prostate cancer research
May 26, 2015 – Okanagan, BC – Lake City Casinos, through its corporate giving program GatewayGIVES, commits to be a Diamond Sponsor of the Okanagan Motorcycle Ride For Dad for the third year in a row.
“This event is a fun-filled day packed with excitement. All of us at Lake City Casino are very proud to be a part of such an important cause each and every year, says Clarissa Pruden, General Manager of Lake City Casinos. In four years our team has donated over $25,000 to support prostate cancer research in the Okanagan.”
Since the event began 15 years ago the Ride For Dad has donated more than 15 million dollars to the Prostate Cancer Fight Foundation. Funds raised in each location across Canada stay in that community.
“We are thrilled that Lake City Casino has again committed to be a part of this event. They are valued partners and their support helps us raise money for research and awareness in fighting prostate cancer. We give where we ride, says Bill Sirman, Co- Chair MRFD/ Okanagan. All money raise in the Okanagan supports the local community.”
“GatewayGIVES is our way to support the communities where we operate.” said Tanya Gabara, Director, Public Relations at Gateway Casinos & Entertainment.
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment operates casino properties in communities across Western Canada. As a company, we gain so much from each of these communities and believe it is our responsibility to give back, pitch in and provide support to the causes that matter most to our neighbours. Through GatewayGIVES, we’re proud to offer not just our resources, but also our time, our know-how and our properties in supporting local charities and initiatives in the communities where we operate. To learn more about GatewayGIVES, please go to GatewayCasinos.com.