Despite the snowy weather we have had lately, the Wales Home Foundation’s annual golf tournament planning is already underway! The tournament is one of the biggest annual fundraisers for the Foundation, which generates funds for the Wales Home in order to continue to provide excellent quality services and care to seniors. The tournament is always lots of fun for volunteers and players alike, thanks to the kindness and generosity of community members. The 2017 tournament will be held on Thursday, August 24th, 2017 at Golf & académie Longchamp in Sherbrooke. If you or anyone you know would like to play in the tournament, attend the banquet supper, or support the tournament in any way, or if you require additional information,… Continue reading

After the long and bitterly cold winter, we are all eager to start swinging sticks and hitting golf balls.

Evidently Canada has one of the highest golf participation rates in the world. Over 5 million Canadians play the game! And even though we have such a short season, there are over 2,500 golf courses spread out across the country.

Don’t let the “wink-and-you’ll-miss-it” golf season pass you by! The Wales Home has scheduled their golf tournament for August 27th 2015. If you would like to play in our tournament this year and help to raise funds for our Foundation, please contact Ms. Courtney Grainger (, or Mrs. Brendalee Piironen (

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