Eagle Wing Joins Major Donor Circle
Eagle Wing Tours was invited to participate in the Dec 7, 2015 Pacific Salmon Foundation gathering in Richmond BC to get an update on the Salish Sea Marine Survival project that they have been involved with. As part of the evening’s events, they present Dr. Brian Riddell President and CEO of the PSF with their 2015 donation of $22,847.00. In doing so, they joined The Ritchie Family Foundation, Port Metro Vancouver, Sitka Foundation and the Pacific Salmon Foundation Board of Directors in the Major Donor Circle.
Starting in 2013, Eagle Wing has been collecting and additional $2.00 per person for everyone booked on their whale and wildlife viewing trips with 100% of that money being donated equally to the Pacific Salmon Foundation and the Center for Whale Research In addition to the cheque present to the PSF, they also donated a cheque of equal amount to Dr. Ken Balcomb, Executive Director for The Center for Whale Research.
“This was indeed a pleasure for both Don and I to be present and and have the opportunity to support these two great organizations and show what can be done if we all work together for the benefit of the orcas by providing financial support to organizations and projects critical to the health of salmon and the whales.” according to Brett Soberg co- owner of Eagle Wing Tours.