Fundraising Event Jan. 25 for Centre for Sustainable Watersheds

Our Macnamara Club president Michael Runtz will be the Master of Ceremonies in an upcoming Watersheds Gala celebrating The Future of our Freshwater and featuring a keynote address from Maude Barlow.

Maude is the National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, author, co-founder of the Blue Water Project, and Senior Advisor on Water to the President of the United Nations General Assembly.

The gala, at 6:30 p.m. on January 22, 2015, at the beautiful Code’s Mill on the Park in Perth, Ontario, is a fundraising event for the Centre for Sustainable Watersheds. You can find more details at


If you are interested in attending, you can:

OPTION 1: Do your own thing!

  • Tickets can be ordered online at or by phone at 613-264-1244.
  • 50% ($25) of each 50$ ticket purchase is eligible for a tax receipt.

OPTION 2: Join a Macnamara table!

  • A table of eight includes wine and hors d’ouevres.
  • 50% ($25) of each $50 ticket purchase is eligible for a tax receipt.

If you would like to be included in a Macnamara table of eight, please contact Karen Runtz at or 613-832-2892 by January 16, 2015. We have already filled one table and two other members are interested in forming a second table if six more people want to join them.