Parks Canada

Parks Canada

September 29, 2010 12:08 ET

Government of Canada Launches "What Terry Fox Means to Me" Challenge for Young Canadians

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 29, 2010) - Mr. Ed Holder, Member of Parliament for London West, will launch the "What Terry Fox means to me" national challenge for young Canadians during the Terry Fox National School Run Day.

This challenge will invite young Canadians to be inspired by Terry Fox's legacy as part of the 30th anniversary of his Marathon of Hope.

Mr. Holder will launch this challenge on behalf of the Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Thursday, September 30
   
Time: 11 a.m.
   
Location: Terry Fox Elementary School,
  6400 Jeanne D'Arc Boulevard
  Orléans, Ontario K1C 2S7

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Media Relations
    819-994-3023