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')

NOTE TO MEDIA:

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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