Farha Foundation

Farha Foundation

August 21, 2009 08:00 ET

Media Advisory: 2009 CA MARCHE AIDS Walk

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2009) -

What: 2009 CA MARCHE AIDS walk. Thousands of Quebecers will take to the
streets in the 17th annual 7 km walk to raise funds and awareness
for the fight against AIDS.

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

When: Sunday, September 20th, 2009

Media Arrival 9:45 a.m.
Walk Starts 10:30 a.m.
Walk ends at starting point 12:30 p.m.

Where: Emilie-Gamelin Park (corner St-Catherine East St & St-Hubert St)
Montreal, Quebec

Parking is available for media but space is limited. Please reserve
by contacting: Antoine Ardiley (a.ardiley@farha.qc.ca) at
514-270-4900 or 514-802-2455

Photo Opportunities:

- Evelyn Farha cutting the ribbon to officially begin the walk

- Performances: Pied Levee, Studio Adonnics, Saint-James Church Choir, Club Bolo, Free Hugs, Zaruba (Brazilian 'TAM TAM')


Effective immediately, the Farha Foundation can offer advance interviews with Mrs. Farha who can speak about her story and why the Foundation was created.

Many thanks to our sponsors:

Platinium: BMS Virologie;

Gold: CTV, Gilead, Merck Frosst, Pfizer, la Ville de Montreal;

Silver: 98.5fm, CKAC Sports, CKOI, Corus Quebec, Fugues, Info690, Le Devoir, Metromedia Plus, Musique Plus, Musimax, Naya, Nouvelles Parc Extension, Q92, RiceWorks, The Laval News, The North Shore News, Theratechnologies;

Bronze: Zenergy Communications, Quebec Gay Listing.com, Equinoxe Graphics, Marketwire

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