HAMILTON, Ont.–Hamilton Port Authority announced a donation of $10,000 this week, part of the proceeds of its annual fundraising golf tournament – to support the Mission to Seafarers, Southern Ontario.
The Mission to Seafarers, Southern Ontario serves the ports of Hamilton, Toronto and Oshawa, under the leadership of the Reverend Judith Altree.
“We work hard to provide compassionate support and practical services to the many seafarers who call upon Southern Ontario’s ports,” said Rev. Altree. “HPA’s substantial donation will make a big difference to those we serve. We are blessed to have the support and encouragement of the HPA.”
June 25 marked the International Day of the Seafarer, recognizing the challenging work of Seafarers around the world who help bring us 90 per cent of the goods we use every day.