Press Release: Red Roof Retreat’s Day of Recognition, Revelry and Ribs
Red Roof Retreat’s Day Of Recognition, Revelry and Ribs
Annual Open House Event Celebrates Community Involvement and Volunteers
Niagara-on-the-Lake ON (June 23, 2009) – Steffanie Bjorgan, Executive Director of Red Roof Retreat is pleased to announce plans for the Annual Open House and Rib Fest to take place on Saturday July 11, 2009 at the Ranch location, 1594 Concession Six in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
The open house will provide the public a first look at the facility’s new playground equipment, barn addition and horses for the therapeutic riding program. The day begins with the annual general meeting at 10:00am, with open house and volunteer recognition following from 11:00am until 1:00pm. The Rib Fest begins at 4:00pm and features musical guests ‘The Madhatters’ from 6:00 until 9:00pm.
This open house is especially important to Bjorgan who is grateful for the community support during this challenging economy. “This event provides an occasion for our Red Roof families and friends to see the exciting additions we’ve made over the year but also gives us the opportunity to show our appreciation.” She adds, “In these difficult times, we are extremely thankful to those whose generous donations have made these additions a reality. This is a great way for us to say, ‘thank-you’.”
Red Roof Retreat is a regional charity that provides respite care and specialty camps for childern and young adults with special needs.
Steffanie Bjorgan, Executive Director