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U of M Students Take Icy Dip for Charity

U of M Students Take Icy Dip for Charity

WINNIPEG — Some chill-thirsty University of Manitoba students took the plunge into icy water on Thursday in the name of charity.

The annual “Chillin’ for Charity” fundraiser included 40 costumed business students supporting the United Way of Winnipeg.

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Super-Spike Volleyball Tournament Raises $87K for Local Charities

Super-Spike Volleyball Tournament Raises $87K for Local Charities

By Brian Schultz

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Bell MTS Super-Spike has split this year’s proceeds between three local charities. (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — A summer volleyball tournament has tallied up its total and is now donating $87,936 to local charities.

Bell MTS Super-Spike was July 21-22 at Maple Grove Rugby Park, featuring 464 teams and 3,472 players. Organizers say the 16th annual event was the second-most attended on record.

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