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Children Charity Boat Show article to be posted on Diver Magazine Website soon

10th Annual Boating for Children’s Charity Special Preview Night raised $65,266 in Toronto. Divers are boaters too! And each year thousands of certified divers attend the Toronto International Boat Show which is held each January. Not only did divers buy boats, motors and dive accessories, many also attended the 10th Annual Boating for Children’s Charity Special Preview Night. This year the evening raised $65,266. The donations will go to four children’s charities: Camp Oochigeas, Ontario Sailing, Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, and Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund. Beneficiaries of the night include the following children’s charities close to the boating community: • Ontario Sailing: Able Sail, Access BOOM Program - Access BOOM is a mobile sailing school that brings sailing into the lives of children and youth with disabilities. • Camp Oochigeas – For more than 25 years, Camp Oochigeas has been enriching the lives of children who have cancer through the magical experience of campin