Matthew’s Friends Canada and Epilepsy South Central Ontario held there 1st Annual Golf Tournament fundraising event on June 3, 2017 at the Cayuga Golf Club. In partnership these organizations raise awareness of epilepsy, the impact on quality of life and treatments. Epilepsy affects 1 in 100 people worldwide. Medically supervised ketogenic diet therapy is a a possible effective treatment option for those who have difficult to control epilepsy where people can experience reduction in frequency, duration and recovery time. Matthew’s Friends Canada, as apart of the international charity, continues the mission to raise awareness and support for ketogenic diet therapy. www.matthewsfriends.org
With various members from our local community, Matthew’s Friends Canada and Epilepsy South Central Ontario held a successful golf tournament raising approximately $2500.00 that will be put towards our ongoing missions and look forward to the next tournament in June 2018.