Dave Mendicino – Chair KidSport North Bay presents donation to Shannon Johnson – Community Coordinator with Special Olympics North Bay and Susan Lang- Special Olympics Team Ontario athlete (Bocce).  Photo supplied by Special Olympics North Bay

KidSport North Bay is thrilled to donate $2,154.00 to The North Bay Special Olympics.  This donation came about through KidSport’s Community Partnership with the North Bay Battalion and an unclaimed prize from the 50/50 draws which are held at all Battalion Home games. 

Shannon Johnson-Community Coordinator advised that this generous donation will assist with the cost of sending eight of their local North Bay athletes to the Special Olympics Canadian National Summer games, July 31st-August 5th in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, “stated in a news release”.