the 2012 Darts For Hearts at Iroquois Legion, Branch 370, held on behalf of the Heart & Stroke Foundation. The Tournament raised $3,097 for the Foundation on Saturday, February 11.
Included in that total was $1,345 raised on February 5 at the Gerry Sypes Memorial Tournament. His family made a special presentation to Cindy Rowe, area manager for Heart & Stroke. Left to right, below, are Rowe, Amanda Baker, Brenda Sypes and Diane Baker.
Cindy Rowe also took the opportunity on Saturday to present the Iroquois Legion with a special award for its 20 years of supporting Heart & Stroke.
“This award recognizes the Legion’s loyalty and commitment and contributions to the success of community based programs,” Rowe said.
Darlene Riddell (above right) accepted the plaque on behalf of the Tournament organizers and the Legion, saying that “we are glad to accept this award, and we will display it proudly.”
Participants in the Darts Tournament enjoyed a full day which included food and 130 prizes generously donated by merchants in Iroquois, Morrisburg, Cardinal and Winchester.
Organizers for the event were Wayne and Linda Bellinger, Randy Markell, Glen, Caralee and Tony Easter, Carol-Lee Pemberton and Shelley Morrow, aided by Earl Nesbitt.