Chip In for Greenspace – May 12, 2023

May 12, 2023

KGPC’s 2nd Annual “Chip In for Greenspace” fundraising Golf Tournament,

Check out our Silent Auction and our Live Auction items.

Location and Date

Wear GREEN and join us on Friday May 12, 2023.
The Marshes Golf Club (Architects: Robert Trent Jones Sr. and Jr.)

Shotgun 4-person Scramble:

Foursome: $1,000 ($250 each)
Includes: 18-Holes with Power Cart, Dinner, and an unforgettable day

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Registration – 10:45 am
SHOTGUN Start – noon
Cocktails – 5:30 pm
Dinner – 6:30 pm
Live Auction – 7:30 pm
A limited number of Dinner-only tickets will be available for $150/person



We’re looking for sponsors, contest prizes and live auction items for Chip In for Greenspace.  To receive our sponsorship package or make a donation, please contact Jen Fyfe at

Partner Sponsors:

Contest Sponsors:

Challenge Sponsors

Hole Sponsors:

AIMM Electric Ltd.
Bob Emoji
SpaceWerx Corporation
Sim Orthodontics
Myers Kanata VW
Myers Kanata Nissan
Myers Kanata Hyundai
Myers Kanata Chevrolet Buick GMC
JoJo CoCo Chocolate
Grant Real Estate – Royal LePage Team Realty
Kanata Choppers Golf
David | Sauvé LLP
Cushman & Wakefield Ottawa
Dr. Ken Dick & Dr. Matthew Dick – Chiropractors
The Delfino Group – Raymond James
Family Chiropractic Centre
ViaMarzo Kitchen & Wine
Star Motors of Ottawa Mercedes-Benz
Richard & Carol Young
Positive Movement Fitness
FCi Security – Technology – Telecom<



with a gorgeous painting of a pond at the Kanata Lakes Golf Club by local artist and Kanata resident Susan Reiter. A native of Moncton, New Brunswick, Susan moved to Ottawa over 40 years ago. She has been painting for over 30 years and has taught art from her home studio for the past 20 years to adults and children. Susan is passionate about painting birds and scenes from nature. Her art can be found in several local galleries and internationally. “First Snow, Kanata Golf Club” is acrylic on canvas. It is 20” x 20” x 1.5” and unframed. Donated by Susan Reiter. Value is $650.00







and enjoy a weekend at Les Sommet des Neiges. This luxurious two-bedroom suite with living, dining and full kitchen spaces can accommodate up to 6 guests. Livingroom has a pull-out couch that sleeps two. Located at the base of the mountain, a step away from the gondola to the top. Hotel features include: outdoor hot tub, sauna, fitness room and free WIFI. Dine in or out in the village or Ste Jovite, 15 mins away. Any two nights, including weekends, during designated weeks*, between June and October 2023, subject to availability. Must allow 2 weeks to reserve.Donated by Farida Tavares. Value is $700.00*Designated weeks are June 24-30, July 22-28, Aug 19-25, Sept 16–22 and Oct 14–20.






at their state-of-the-art Training Centre, where you’ll find all the tools you need to help you improve your golf game. It’s the answer for golfers looking for instruction or custom golf club fitting. This package entitles you to one 60-minute swing evaluation, five 30-minute lessons and one club fitting with certified PGA of Canada instructor, Taylor Lafferty. Donated by Taylor Lafferty. Value is $835.00






by renowned Kanata politician and artist John Mlacak. Born in Windsor, John worked at Bell-Northern Research for 35 years before becoming involved in municipal politics as a Councillor and later Reeve of March Township (now Kanata). He was a passionate en plen air oil painter whose works capture the bold and subtle colours of the seasons. He was fascinated by the play of light and shade weaving through trees. “Neige en Automne” is an oil on canvas scene from March Township near the Beaver Pond. John Mlacak’s paintings can be found in Ottawa at Koyman Galleries and in private and corporate collections around the world. 11”x 14” horizontal with a floating frame. Donated by Beth Mlacak. Value is $800.00





on “the ultimate low energy vehicle”, an Easy Rider or CanCycle Lightweight Electric Bike. Sporty & fun, one of the lightest electric bikes on the market. Canadian designed, researched and built by hand in Canada. A high-end bicycle integrated with a small, high efficiency lithium battery and quiet front wheel drive Hub Motor yielding extra stability. Pedal and get a light or greater assist via the twist type throttle control to apply battery power. Not just “pre-set” assist levels offered by other E-bikes. The high-powered long-lasting battery charges easily and works very well in a wide range of temperatures. Frame choices in both height and step-thru or not. Some colour choices. Donated by Edna Ibbotson, Diane Waloff and Pedal Easy (Claudio & Frank). Value is $3100.00






with a 1-week stay in a stunning 2-bedroom beachfront condo at The Palms in Jacó Beach. Get close to wildlife, visit a volcano or waterfall, try ziplining, deep sea fishing or play some golf in this picturesque country that’s famed for its stunning natural landscapes and is home to 5% of all the biodiversity in the world. Great sunset views, beachfront swimming pool and access to some of the amenities at Croc’s Casino Resort. It doesn’t get better than this! The World Travel Awards crowned Costa Rica the leading destination for travelers in Central America in 2022. Subject to availability, no blackout dates. Donated by David and Heather McNairn. Value is $4200.00





and admire the fall colours with this one-of-a-kind adventure. A 90-minute City tour with sightseeing over Gatineau Park in a Piper Lance, high performance, fixed-wing aircraft piloted by our very own KGPC President Geoff McGowan. This tour is for 3 people and will give you a bird’s-eye view of downtown Ottawa, the picturesque Ottawa River, western Quebec and eastern Ontario. Date and time to be arranged. Donated by Geoff McGowan. Value is PRICELESS.


The Brookstreet Hotel & Marshes Golf Club Escape to Brookstreet, Ottawa’s leading 4-diamond hotel with a ‘B On The Greens’ golf package for two people. Includes one night of luxury accomodation with a round of golf for two on the Marshes 18 -hole course and access to saunas, pools and more. $379.00
Au Naturel Spa at The Brookstreet Hotel Treat yourself or a loved one to some pampering with this spa credit that can be used for an assortment of services, like manicures, pedicures, massages and facials. $100.00
Lyndee Wolf This Sun EZ-SPORT CX Recumbent Bike is all tuned up & ready to ride. Perfect for an invigorating sprint along the back roads or a morning commute to work. 26″ rear wheel and 20″ front wheel with 24-speed gearing and puncture resistant tires. $1,000
Grace In the Kitchen A gourmet gift basket bursting with fabulous food items, condiments and kitchen supplies. This will make dinner prep a cinch! $110.00
Treetop Trekking An exciting summer adventure! Check out Treetop Trekking with this VIP pass for 4 people. Includes Zipline and Aerial Trek. Valid at any of their 7 Ontario adventure parks, including Treetop Trekking 1000 Islands. $256.00
Ron Allen CPA Take the stress out of tax season. Ron Allen CPA will prepare and file Personal Income Tax returns for one couple and dependents for the 2023 income tax year. $315.00
Broadway Across Canada Two Enthralling Love Stories, One Epic Tale of Gods and Men, Hadestown is coming to the NAC in August. Enjoy a date-night with 2 tickets to opening night of this multiple Tony & Grammy Award winning musical. $220.00
Hyatt Place Ottawa – West & The Brew Table Enjoy a summer staycation at Hyatt Place Ottawa West, a modern hotel in the heart of Bells Corners. This package for two includes one-night in a standard guestroom with breakfast. Step out for some tasty brews and great food at The Brew Table (conveniently located next door) with a $100 gift card. $289.00
Unrefined Olive – Elizabeth Kilvert Perfect for summer entertaining! This gift bag has 2 kinds of balsamic (white and dark) and 3 flavoured olive oils, as well as some black truffle sea salt. $100.00
Greensmere Golf & Country Club Hit the links with this Anytime Foursome from Greensmere Golf & Country Club. This 36-hole championship golf course is just ten minutes west of Kanata. Does not include carts. $250.00
Au Naturel Spa at The Brookstreet Hotel Treat yourself or a loved one to some pampering with this spa credit that can be used for an assortment of services, like manicures, pedicures, massages and facials. $100.00
Jewelry By Fran Green A stunning necklace and earring set by Kanata Lakes resident and renowned jewelry designer Fran Green. The FIESTA necklace and matching earrings feature bright turquoise Howlite beads with silver-plated loops, evoking a feeling of party time and celebration on a hot summer day. $200.00
Infinite Momentum – Darlene Sabadoz Need help clarifying your goals, unlocking your potential and achieving your objectives? Get started with 1 Emotional Intelligence Assessment + 2 x 1 hr coaching sessions. $500.00
Star Motors of Ottawa Say goodbye to salt stains and get your car looking new again! This GoldCare vehicle detailing package includes exterior hand wash and dry, interior shampoo and vacuum, leather conditioner, wax and polish, and more. $299.00
Andrea McGrath A delicious pairing! Some exquisite bean-to-bar chocolate from JoJo Coco and a rich and smooth Henry of Pelham Baco Noir. $75.00

Your funding support is crucial for the Kanata Greenspace Protection Coalition to continue battling
ClubLink’s proposed development of the Kanata Golf course lands & potentially the rest of the Greenspace identified
in the “40% Agreement”, which includes Trillium Woods and Kizell Wetlands. A vital cause
supporting our residents, homeowners and critical for our thriving high tech business innovation
hub, the Kanata North Technology Park (Canada’s largest technology park).