Thrill of Ascot 2016

This year was a particularly special year as we celebrated out 10 year anniversary under the private track side pavilion at Woodbine Racetrack. We would like to thank everyone for the support in making this year’s event our most successful to date raising $400,000.


Thanks to our Honorary Chair Bernadette Morra for her continued unwavering support of Thrill of Ascot and Best Buddies.

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Thanks to the wonderful committee for their ideas, energy and spirit. We have managed to bring further awareness to Best Buddies Canada!

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