By Tyler Sutherland
The ALS Society of Manitoba is targeting foodies with their latest fundraising effort.
The Great Dining Experience is taking advantage of some of Winnipeg’s most well-known restaurants. For $5, you can win one of four dining packages valued at between $75 and $650.
“We all love to eat out! No cooking, no dishes, no clean up,” said Diana Rasmussen, executive director of the ALS Society of Manitoba. “And now we can dine out for a good cause.”
1st prize ($650.00 Value)
$200.00 — 529 Wellington
$150.00 — Terrace in the Park
$150.00 — Peasant Cookery
$75.00 — Los Chicos Restaurante Y Cantina
$75.00 — Muddy Waters
2nd prize ($450.00 Value)
$200.00 — The Current
$200.00 — Lobby On York
$ 50.00 — Prairie 360
3rd prize ($250.00 Value)
$200.00 — Rae & Jerry’s Steakhouse
$ 50.00 — Moxies Bar & Grill
4th prize ($75.00 Value)
$ 75.00 — The Round Table
Proceeds from the fundraiser will help purchase much-needed equipment for Manitoba’s living with ALS.
Tickets can be purchased by calling (204) 831-1510, e-mailing HOPE@alsmb.ca or visiting the ALS office at 493 Madison Street. Tickets will also be sold at the community booths at St. Vital Centre on from January 16-18 and at Garden City Shopping Centre January 30-31 during mall hours.
The draw will take place on Friday, February 7 at Cowboy’s, Canad Inn Windsor Park. Winners will be notified if not in attendance.