Huron and Perth Deanery second Bishops’ Friends dinner held on April 27 at Mitchell Golf & Country Club was a complete success. The exceptional attendance of people willing to support The Empowered Leadership Fund and a relaxed atmosphere turned this event into an enjoyable evening. The gifts from the silent auction exceeded $1,000.00.
Bishops’ Friends in Mitchell were welcomed by Stephanie Donaldson and Lynda McGregor. Gail Trewhitt was the Master of Ceremony and Bishop Bob Bennett was introduced by Ven. Allan Livingstone. The singer/songwriter Ali Matthews, accompanied by the guitarist Andrew Horrocks provided outstanding entertainment. Opening and closing prayers were offered by Rev. Wayne Malott and Rev. Dan Bowyer.