Pietsch Group Inc. helps bring Whale cove students to Greenstone for hockey series against GCHS hockey.
Eric K. Pietsch (president) believes in giving back to the community and every year makes a donation to a local community service group, this year being the Christmas Parade Committee who puts on the Christmas parade of lights and fireworks display - in partnership with the local Volunteer Fire Department (the donation will be used for the 2014 parade). However this year another story has caught his attention, the students from Whale Cove coming to Geraldton to play the local high school hockey team in a 7 game series. Their teacher, Andrew McFarlane, previously a teacher at Geraldton Composite High School, booked the trip to bring 10 students to Geraldton in March to play a series of games here.
Eric could not help but get involved. He has offered to put the team up for free at the Victoria Bed and Breakfast for their entire stay, as well Eric is going to be donating winter dress coats and toques to the entire team with the Times Star, and Mikige logos, which will all be custom embroidered on site at Times Star.
When Andrew and Eric first spoke about what to do for the students Andrew said winter clothes are welcome! Times Star is also putting the whale cove municipal logo on hoodies supplied by Mr. McFarlane for the team. "There is no better feeling then helping those who are trying to do good things for young people, as well as to give to those who do not expect it.” said Eric.
We ask that everyone go to the go fund me link and give to help bring these kids to Geraldton, to help give them an experience of a lifetime.
Every little bit counts and adds up. Thank you and all the best to you.