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Brendan Morrison's Tofino Saltwater ClassicBy Tofino Saltwater Classic,
Former National Hockey League (NHL) player Brendan Morrison announced that the 2014 Tofino Saltwater Classic Fishing Derby fundraiser event, held for the fifth consecutive year in Tofino on the west coast of Vancouver Island, netted a record $52,000 —bringing the total amount raised for local community initiatives since the event's inception to more than $185,000.
The list of benficiaies include:
Tofino Hospital Foundation
Tofino Parks and Recreation Commission
Tofino Salmon Enhancement Society
Tofino Hospital Physical Therapy Department
Tofino Volunteer Fire Department
West Coast Multiplex Society
Tofino Legion Youth Program
"The generosity of our derby's participants and fans is truly inspiring," said Tofino Saltwater Classic Fishing Derby host, Brendan Morrison. "Tofino is a great place to live, work and fish and I am very pleased to be able to help support such a great community in a meaningful way."
The 2015 Tofino Saltwater Classic is set for July 3-5 and promises to be bigger and better than ever. Limited space is still available so register now to secure your spot in this years event!