Three Wishes will Come True on July 24th



Family event will raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Eastern Ontario on July 24th

July 19, 2016 – OTTAWA, ON – Three local children will find out that their wishes will come true at the upcoming Playing It Forward For Wishes event on July 24th at Metcalfe Golf and Country Club.

The annual Golf and Fun Day for families aims to teach children the concept of “paying it forward” in the community. Parents and their children are invited to enjoy a day of golf and activities while helping to raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Eastern Ontario.

Throughout the day, Make-A-Wish® will reveal three wishes and surprise each child with a presentation revealing that their wish will be granted by the charity. Each wish has been adopted by the Playing It Forward For Wishes organizers.

“We are thrilled with the participation of our community,” said Rob Howell, General Manager, Metcalfe Golf Club. “Golf & Fun Day keeps growing each year with involvement from local businesses and families contributing to this important initiative.”

There will be plenty for guests to do at the event. Golfers can choose between three, four, five and nine hole courses and kid-friendly activities will include rock climbing, Little Ray’s Reptile show, zip-lining, bouncy castles, parked emergency vehicles, and more.

For more information about Playing It Forward For Wishes, visit:

Media Interviews with Metcalfe Golf Club General Manager are available upon request:

About Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario

Our mission is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. Along with our national office, eight regional chapters grant magical wishes to children in need from coast-to-coast.

Make-A-Wish® Canada is an affiliate of Make-A-Wish® International, the largest wish-granting organization in the world, making dreams and wishes come true for more than 350,000 children since 1980.

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$2500 Raymond James Master Corporate Sponsor

The PIFFW Executive Committee would like to recognize Raymond James Limited as one of the Master Corporate Sponsors of our 9th Annual PIFFW Golf & Fun Day, taking place Sunday, July 24th at Metcalfe Golf Club.

Raymond James

2016 PIFFW Golf & Fun Day $2500 Masters Corporate Sponsorship Includes: 

  • Major coverage at Metcalfe Golf Course during Golf & Fun Day
  • Signage on the course and your logo on our collateral material pre- and post-event
  • Formal recognition and opportunity for cheque presentation at event
  • Recognition on Playing It Forward For Wishes Social Media & Blog platforms
  • Recognition on from time of sponsorship until April 1st, 2017
  • Plus: Business logo and link to website and a personal profile for the owner and/or key staff of your business on
  • Plus: A Wish Reveal – you have the opportunity to meet a wish child finding out what their wish will be. Magical!
  • Plus: 10 Fun Day & BBQ passes to be given out to your clients, employees and friends for the 9th Annual PIFFW Golf & Fun Day on Sunday July 24th, 2016