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      Mental Health Ontario (CMHO) has been selected as the    goal is to promote a high-quality, co-ordinated system of
      organization’s 2019 Charity of Choice. Each year, funds raised   care that puts children, youth and families first,” said Kim-
      at the Cowan Charity Classic Golf Tournament are donated to   berly Moran, Chief Executive Officer, CMHO.
      the charity of choice. Since its inception in 2002, the annual
      tournament has raised more than $1.4 million.            The 2019 Cowan Charity Classic Golf Tournament was held on
                                                               Monday, June 17, at Glencairn Golf Club.
      “Giving back to the communities where we live and work is
      the essence of who we are,” said Heather McLachlin, Presi-
      dent, Cowan Insurance Group. “2019 marks the 18th year for   Cambridge Shelter Corporation Announces
      the Charity Classic, and we’re thrilled to partner with CMHO   New Interim Executive Director
      in support of the amazing work they do on behalf of children   The Cambridge Shelter Corporation (CSC) announced that
      and youth.”                                              Anne Tinker has accepted the position of Interim Executive
                                                               Director. Anne is an experienced leader that will help guide
      Through the support of sponsors, business partners and golf   the transition of the organization as it establishes a long-
      tournament participants, the funds raised at the event, are   term executive director.
      matched by The Cowan Foundation, which was established in
      1995 in honour of Frank Cowan, the founder of Cowan Insur-  Anne will be instrumental in ensuring the CSC continues to
      ance Group. “Programs benefitting the health and well-being   deliver quality services to Cambridge’s vulnerable popula-
      of children and youth are a focus area for us,” said Mary   tion, while also assisting the board as they conducting com-
      D’Alton, Executive Director, The Cowan Foundation. “CMHO’s   prehensive search for a long-term Executive Director.
      values and mission are closely aligned with our own, making
      this partnership a natural fit.”                         Anne was the founding Executive Director of the CSC in July
                                                               of 2000 and retired from that role in December of 2013. She
      Representing Ontario’s publicly-funded Child and Youth Men-  has a long and accomplished history in the community, and
      tal Health Clinics, CMHO’s nearly 100 member organizations   is well known for her effective and compassionate contribu-
      operate in every region of the province, providing treatment   tions to community focused organizations in Cambridge.
      and support to children, youth and families. “Our primary



















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