SCARBOROUGH, ON, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Rouge Valley Health System Foundation is proud to announce its partnership with critically acclaimed Horticultural Expert, Charlie Dobbin, at its third annual "Bluffs Gates Open Home & Garden Tour," Saturday, June 20. The endorsement stands as a testimony to the young tour's unique appeal, featuring one of Canada's most famed geological treasures, the Scarborough Bluffs.
"The tour is a fun way to explore the Bluffs from some spectacular lakefront properties both inside and out," says Charlie Dobbin, Horticultural & Landscape Designer, Garden Solutions.
The event is in support of the Rouge Valley Centenary hospital and features some of Canada's most enviable real estate. New this year, attendees will have the opportunity to register for an exclusive garden party, featuring Charlie Dobbin.
The garden party will be hosted by Home Stylist, Erin Girgis whose property was featured as the fan favourite on last year's tour. Girgis also has a personal connection with the hospital. "Growing up I suffered from severe croup and asthma and now so does my son. Our family has relied on Rouge Valley Centenary hospital for care since the day I was born."
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About Rouge Valley Health System Foundation
The Rouge Valley Health System Foundation's mission is to partner with the community to invest in superior health care at Rouge Valley Health System. The Foundation raises funds to support the purchase of leading-edge medical equipment and support major capital expansion projects.
About Charlie Dobbin
Charlie Dobbin is a well-known horticulturist and landscape designer with professional gardening experience world-wide. Currently Charlie hosts the Garden Show on AM740 every Saturday at 9am. She also teaches in the Continuing Ed program at Humber College. She has diverse experience including: 18 years in retail Garden Centres, co-hosted the HGTV-show 'One Garden Two Looks', Horticultural Director for Canada Blooms, The Flower and Garden Festival for 12 years, and volunteer judging for Communities in Bloom – Ontario.
SOURCE Rouge Valley Health System
For further information: or to purchase tickets, contact: Dave Stell, Manager, Communication & Government Relations, 905-683-2320 X1227, [email protected]; Maureen Dowhaniuk, Associate Director, Events, 905-683-2320 X 1212, [email protected]