Farha Foundation

Farha Foundation

September 16, 2008 10:32 ET

Media Advisory: 2008 CA MARCHE AIDS Walk

Attention: News desk/Assignment Editor

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 16, 2008) -

What: 2008 CA MARCHE AIDS walk. Thousands of Quebecers will take
to the streets in the 16th annual 7 km walk to raise funds
and awareness for the fight against AIDS.

Who: Evelyn Farha, Honourary President, Farha Foundation
Linda Farha, President, Farha Foundation
A variety of local, provincial and national VIPs

When: Sunday, September 21st, 2008

Media Arrival 9:30 a.m.
Walk Starts 10:30 a.m.
Walk ends at starting point 12:15 p.m.

Where: Place du Canada (corner Peel St. & Rene-Levesque Blvd.)
Montreal, Quebec

Parking is available for media but space is limited. Please reserve by contacting: Linda Farha at 1.866.440.4034 or linda@zenergycom.com

Photo Opportunities:

- Evelyn Farha cutting the ribbon to officially begin the walk

- Performances by Pied Levee, Studio Adonnics, Montreal Jubilation Gospel Choir, Club Bolo Line Dancers, Zaruba (TAM TAM), Ketsia an others.


In weeks prior to the walk, the Farha Foundation can offer advance interviews with Mrs. Farha who can speak about her story and why the Foundation was created along with several caregivers, doctors, educators and those personally touched by AIDS.

Many thanks to our sponsors - Lead sponsor: Molson; Major Sponsor : Investors Group; Platinum Sponsors: City of Montreal, BMS Virologie, Merck Frosst , Pfizer, CTV; Gold sponsors: Gilead, Ici, Mirror, 24 heures, Q92 FM, 98.5 FM, Corus Quebec, Thera Technologies; Silver sponsor: fugues; and Bronze sponsors: Tibotec, Metro Media Plus, Urban Visions, Zenergy Communications, Equinox Graphiques.

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