Entries by Brenda Sargeant

Gord Bamford Wins 2010 CCMA Humanitarian of the Year Award

(Edmonton, AB) The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) awarded Bamford with its Humanitarian Award last night at its Gala Dinner, for his outstanding contributions of time and energy in the support of humanitarian causes. The successful singer/songwriter has raised almost $500,000 in the past three years for charities such as The Big Brothers and Big […]

2010 3rd Annual Charity Golf Classic

$230,000 raised at 2010 Gord Bamford Charity Golf Tournament (Edmonton, AB) Gord Bamford and friends recently raised $230,000 for five central Alberta charities late last week, at the 2010 Gord Bamford Charity Golf Tournament. Bamford and friends Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Patricia Conroy, Dean Brody, Aaron Pritchett, Duane Steele and many others banded together at the […]

In Tune with the Day Job

Family, country music and a western lifestyle weave the fabric of Gord Bamford’s life. Like a well-worn quilt, the four-time Canadian Country Music Award winner carries his fundamental principles with him no matter where his tour bus takes him. Staying true to such virtues is easy for Bamford. He credits his namesake and uncle, Central […]

Gord Bamford Forms Partnership to Raise Money for 4-H Canada

(Edmonton, AB) Canadian country music singer Gord Bamford and the Canadian 4-H Council have formed a partnership to raise funds for 4-H clubs across Canada. The “Gord Bamford and Friends of 4-H Rural Roots Run Deep” fundraising project will provide an opportunity for 28,000 4-H members from clubs in every Canadian province to sell Bamford’s […]

Celebrities Attend Gord Bamford Invitational Golf Tournament

Gord Bamford has rounded up the best in Canadian Country Music and Alberta Sports to attend his second annual Charity Invitational Golf Tournament, to be held at the Lacombe Golf and Country Club, August 6th and 7th, 2009. George Canyon, Aaron Pritchett, Duane Steele and Jessie Farrell are just a handful of the recording artists […]

2009 2nd Annual Charity Golf Classic

Gord Bamford’s Golf Event Raises Money for New Charitable Foundation (Edmonton, AB) Canadian country music award winner Gord Bamford has rounded up the best in the business for his annual Charity Invitational Golf Tournament, in order to raise money for his newly founded “Gord Bamford Charitable Foundation.” Bamford’s Foundation will offer support to underprivileged youth […]

Gord Bamford Forms Charitable Foundation to Help Canadian Families in Need

Gord Bamford, Canadian country music star and local Albertan, has set up the Gord Bamford Charitable Foundation in order to give back to his community. “I started this charitable foundation as a way to give back to the youth and people less fortunate,” says Bamford. The Gord Bamford Charitable Foundation’s mission is to help families […]

The First Annual Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic

Communities and kids are very important to Gord Bamford. And the combination of the two were a natural fit when Gord created the Gord Bamford Charitable Foundation in 2008. That same year, the 1st Annual Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic was held in Lacombe, Alberta. Gord’s star was starting to shine in Canada’s country music […]