Story Posted: 2015-07-15

Head Coach Supports Hospital

Edmonton Oilers Head Coach Supports Saskatchewan Hospital at Golf Tournament

Saskatoon (July 15, 2015) – Todd McLellan's new responsibilities as the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers hasn't stopped him from supporting his home province.

On Aug. 25, McLellan will be auctioned off as part of the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic in Saskatoon, along with other celebrities like multi-talented Métis performer Andrea Menard. The highest bidders will win the chance to have McLellan, Menard, or other celebrities on their team at the golf tournament on Aug. 26.

The Driving Fore Prostate VIP Reception & Celebrity Auction will be held on August 25 at the Sheraton Cavalier, and the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic will be held on August 26 at the Dakota Dunes Golf Links. If you would to participate in the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic, please contact Grace MacLennan at St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation at 306.655.5835.

Celebrities to play at the 2015 Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic include:
• Todd McLellan – head coach of the Edmonton Oilers, former head coach of the San Jose Sharks, and head coach of Team Canada for the 2015 IIHF World Ice Hockey Championships.
• Andrea Menard – actress, singer, speaker, and writer
• Drew Remenda – former hockey coach and colour commentator for the Edmonton Oilers
• Tom Sargeant – head coach of the Saskatoon Hilltops
• Mike Ciona – CTV Morning Live weather specialist
• John Gormley – 650 CKOM talk show host

Funds raised will support the Leslie and Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health and advancements to St. Paul’s Hospital’s Urology Operating Theatre #8. The Urology Centre provides guidance to patients who have already been diagnosed with prostate disease(s), and the operating theatre advancements will improve efficiencies, reduce wait times and provide advanced care for urology patients.

St. Paul’s Hospital is an independently owned, faith-based Hospital working in partnership with Saskatoon Health Region. With a strong focus on compassionate and holistic health care, St. Paul’s Hospital is also an educational facility providing acute-care health practitioners with the training they need to become tomorrow’s leaders.


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