Sophie Grégoire Trudeau spoke about First Nations drinking water, while Serena Ryder’s performance along with signature food and drink helped make the Ottawa Riverkeeper Gala a big evening on the water for Ottawa’s heavy hitters and socialites.
Claudette Commanda, Meredith Brown, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, and Catherine McKenna at the Ottawa Riverkeeper Gala on June 1, 2016. The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello
Last Wednesday, $230,000 was raised by some of political Ottawa’s biggest names, reporters, lobbyists, strategists, and politicians at the fourth annual Ottawa Riverkeeper Gala.
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