A NUMBER of years ago, the late Barry Maney OAM had a vision of holding a business fundraising event to raise money for homeless people.
While this event may have started as a mere pipe-dream, the event has grown to become one of the region’s most prominent fundraising events.
Mr Maney – who was a successful businessman, philanthropist and community leader – used his position and influence to get the business community together for the greater good.
This enduring philosophic legacy has filtered across the community, ensuring this key fundraising event continues to be part of Mount Gambier’s biennial calendar.
In particular, the business