Lions Foundation of Canada

Lions Foundation of Canada

March 18, 2008 10:11 ET

Lions Foundation of Canada Purina Walk For Dog Guides PSA

A 30 Second Video PSA for your station is now available!

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) -

Attention: Program Directors, Traffic Department, News Editors, Assignment Editors.

Lions Foundation of Canada is a national charity dedicated to helping Canadians with disabilities achieve greater mobility, safety, and independence. The Foundation is in its 25th year of service providing specially trained Dog Guides to more than 1300 men, women and children aged eight to 85.

This spring over 180 communities across the country will participate in the biggest fundraiser, the Purina Walk for Dog Guides. This healthy, pet friendly, family Walk will raise money to help provide Dog Guides to Canadians at no cost.

Please help support this fundraising effort by running the enclosed public service announcement in your regular rotation until June 1st 2008. The PSA has been professionally produced in a high quality format and features the voice of Sonja Smits, star of the hit TV series Traders and 48 Hours.

To view the PSA click here: http://www.purinawalkfordogguides.com.

Contact Information

  • For more information and a hard copy of the television PSA:
    Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides
    Melissa Eckersley, Communications Coordinator
    1-800-768-3030 Ext. 231
    Email: meckersley@dogguides.com
    Website: www.dogguides.com