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Fundraiser on Friday February 28th

We’ll be holding a fundraiser on Friday, February 28th at Fatboys Southern Smokehouse at 34 Murray Street in the Byward Market. This is a joint fundraiser with another climber for a different charity, so when you arrive, please make sure at the door they know you’re there for the Dreams Take Flight, the children’s charity.… Read More »

A Very Generous Donation

A very generous donation of $1,000 from the Rotary Club of South Nepean brings my total half way to the target of $5,000.  Many Thanks!!

A New Year, Lots Happening

As the New Year breaks, I’m back to stair training, and have two fundraisers in the works for February. Looking forward to a training hike on Sunday in the Gatineau Hills.

Here’s What It’s All About

Behind all the preparations to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro in April is a quest to support a fantastic charity, the Ottawa Chapter of Dreams Take Flight, which provides a magical experience for children facing difficult challenges in life. Here’s a sample of what you’re supporting when you donate to Dreams Take Flight Ottawa through my donation… Read More »


In April 2014 I  joined a group climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Dreams Take Flight, a charity which takes children with physical, mental and social challenges on a one day fun filled trip from Ottawa to Florida for a day at the Magic Kingdom. My preparations, why I did it, who I did it for, and… Read More »