Joy Jarvis' Swim For Hospice Entering 10th Year

Posted: 2021-07-15 10:01:20 By: thebay

This Sunday, Joy Jarvis will swimming 12km to raise funds and awareness for Hospice Huntsville.  This year marks the 10th year that Joy has been swimming to support the local organization.

Joy will be swimming the waters of the Muskoka River early on Sunday July 18th leaving the Town Docks in Huntsville at 7:00am and swimming out and around Centreview Island in Lake Vernon and back.  Joy expects to be swimming close to 5 hours.
If you live along the swim route, Hospice Huntsville encourages you to decorate your dock and cheer Joy along. 

Hospice Huntsville’s Melissa Polischuk says “We are thrilled to be celebrating Joy’s 10th year of swimming for Hospice Huntsville.  We are grateful for Joy’s support and her dedication to raising funds and awareness for end-of-life care in our community.”

This year, Hospice has a $20,000 goal raising funds through Joy’s Swim for Hospice and runs all summer long until September 6th.

You can make a donation by following the link: