Canadian Olympic Committee announces beneficiaries of Jacques Rogge luncheon fundraising event

QUEBEC – The Canadian Olympic Committee, together with the Nordiques Foundation, have announced the recipients of the more than $800,000 raised during the May 2012 fundraising gala luncheon in Quebec City at which Dr. Jacques Rogge, President of the International Olympic Committee, addressed over 4,100 members of the Quebec business and sport community.

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Canadian Olympic Team synchronized swimmer Élise Marcotte speaks in Quebec City on Thursday as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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From left, synchronized swimmer Élise Marcotte, Canadian Olympic Foundation CEO Valerie McMurtry and Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut are seen in Quebec City on Thursday as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Beneficiaries of more than $800,000 receive a cheque Thursday in Quebec City at an event with the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation. The money was raised during the May 2012 gala luncheon at which Dr. Jacques Rogge, President of the International Olympic Committee addressed more than 4,100 members of the Quebec business and sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut, right, presents a cheque to members of the Nordiques Foundation during an event in Quebec City Thursday including Taekwondo athlete Karine Sergerie, centre.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut, right, presents a cheque to members of the Quebec Council of High-Performance Sport. From left are Director Côme Desrochers, Canoe-Kayak coach Fred Jobin and Chairman of the Board of Directors Yves St-Maurice.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut, right, presents a cheque to members of L’école Cardinal-Roy during an event in Quebec City Thursday. From left are Sports-Arts Studies Program Coordinator Danny Bell, cyclist Guillaume Larose-Gingras and principal Danielle Bélanger.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut, right, presents a cheque to members of Gala Gictoris of Quebec  during an event in Quebec City Thursday. From left are Chairman of the Board of Directors Pierre Beaulieu and synchronized swimming Olympian  Elise Marcotte.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut, right, presents a cheque to members of the Pierre Harvey National Training Centre during an event in Quebec City Thursday. From left are Pierre Harvey, Chairman Georges Bertrand and skiier Alex Turgeon.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut, right, presents a cheque to members of La Fondation Desjardin during an event in Quebec City Thursday as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Members of the Biathlon Association of Quebec receive a cheque Thursday at an event in Quebec City as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut is seen in Quebec City on Thursday as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Members of the Red and Gold Badminton Club receive a cheque Thursday at an event in Quebec City as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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Members of  Fondation du College François  de Laval receive a cheque Thursday at an event in Quebec City as the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Nordiques Foundation announced beneficiaries of more than $800,000 raised for the sport community.
COC photo: George Fadel

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