Hamilton, Port City

Hamilton’s Mission to Seafarers a sailor’s haven for the holidays, Globe & Mail, Dec. 23

ERIC ANDREW-GEE  HAMILTON — The Globe and Mail Thousands of homesick and seasick sailors call at Hamilton every year aboard some 700 ships, both lakers and the ocean-going vessels known as “salties” in the freshwater harbours of the world. Within 12 hours of a ship’s arrival in Hamilton, Mission to Seafarers workers will go aboard with a bag of chocolates and the …

Golf Tournament Raises $23,000

HPA held its 13th annual golf tournament in June, breaking previous fundraising records to raise $23,000 for charity. Funds will go to support the Mission to Seafarers, Liberty for Youth and Ladybird Animal Sanctuary. More than 140 players from port partner companies participated, enjoying the perfect weather at Kings Forest Golf Club. This year’s tournament champions were from G.S. Wark. …