Tree Canada

Tree Canada

April 30, 2010 11:10 ET

Media Advisory: Tree Canada Event

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 30, 2010) - Tree Canada, an Ottawa-based national tree organization, will be honouring FedEx Express Canada with the presentation of the Eterne Award - an honour presented to an outstanding sponsor in celebration of environmental stewardship. FedEx Express Canada has been a strong supporter of Tree Canada's Greening Canada's School Grounds program, helping green 30 schools over two years as well as helping fund B.C. Fire ReLeaf and other reforestation programs. Our celebration of FedEx's commitment will take place at Featherston Drive Public School, one of the recipients of the program in 2009. A short presentation will take place featuring David Binks, president of FedEx Express Canada and Michael Rosen, president of Tree Canada, followed by a tree planting. 

DATE: Tuesday, May 4, 2010
LOCATION:  1801 Featherston Drive, Ottawa (see map here)
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


David Binks, President, FedEx Express Canada
Michael Rosen, Tree Canada President & Master of Ceremonies
Mari Murray, Principal, Featherston Drive Public School
Gillian Cooper, Parent Teacher Committee Chair

Directions (from downtown Ottawa):

  1. Head north on Bank St. towards Rideau St.
  2. Turn right at Heron Rd.
  3. Turn left at Briar Dr.
  4. Continue onto Briar Hill Dr.
  5. Turn right at Featherston Dr. ; destination will be on your left

Contact Information

  • Tree Canada
    Melissa Nisbett
    Communications & Marketing Officer
    613-567-5545 ext 224
    613-261-8889 (cellular)