“The Saint John Dragon Boat Festival is a fundraising project of St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation. The mission of the Foundation is to raise funds that help meet the needs of St. Joseph’s Hospital for equipment, research and education. Together with our sponsors, your donations help to ensure St. Joseph’s Hospital continues to meet the needs of the residents of Greater Saint John now and in the future.“ ------ www.sjdragonboat.ca
Everyone in the community is encouraged to make Saturday, August 25 a family day and help the local health foundation. Enjoy a fun filled day of Dragon boat racing, live performances, traditional Chinese dancers, and much more. As part of the festivities, everyone is more than welcome to greet a Concord Concepts volunteer and purchase a 50/50 raffle ticket to show support for the foundation and be entered in a raffle for a chance to win money! The Dragon Boat Festival will be held at Renforth Park in Rothesay, NB from 9am to 5pm on Saturday, August 25th. Bring your family and friends, hop on the Park n’ Ride, and join the fun!