Ontario Federation of Labour

Ontario Federation of Labour
Drive To Work Caravan

Drive To Work Caravan

June 08, 2009 17:30 ET

Media Advisory: After Kenora Launch the Ontario Federation of Labour's Drive to Work Caravan Travels to Atikokan, Thunder Bay, Nipigon, Terrace Bay, Marathon

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 8, 2009) - The Drive To Work Caravan launched in Kenora is now on the road and travelling today to Dryden and Fort Frances. The province-wide tour will cover 3,000 km and visit over 50 different cities to listen and document the impact of the recession on families and communities.



Tuesday, June 9
Atikokan 11:30 a.m. Meet and Greet
Atikokan Help Centre
Foodland Mall, Main Street

12 noon Soup Kitchen at the Legion
O'Brian Street

Thunder Bay 5:30 p.m. Chili Supper at Lakehead Labour Centre
929 Fort William Road

Wednesday, June 10
Nipigon 11:00 a.m. Soup Kitchen in Nipigon at the Royal
Canadian Legion
102 Fifth Street

11:30 a.m. Speeches and presentation to local
food bank

Terrace Bay 2:30 p.m. Speakers and presentation to food bank
Terrace Bay Legion
Highway 17

Marathon 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night concert at the
Canadian Tire Mall
2 Peninsula road
(Speakers and presentation to food
bank)


Follow the progress of the DRIVE TO WORK CARAVAN on the DRV2WRK website:
http://www.drivetowork.ca (RSS feeds http://feeds2.feedburner.com/Drv2wrk , twitter posts http://twitter.com/drv2wrk , Blog http://www.drivetowork.ca/blog/,
Facebook community www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=84266611429 and
YouTube http://www.youtube.com/user/DRV2WRK)

Contact Information

  • Ontario Federation of Labour
    Wayne Samuelson
    President
    416.571.7408 (mobile)
    or
    OFL Communications
    Dana Boettger
    416.443.7665 (direct) 1.800.668.9138
    or
    OFL Communications
    Sheila Keenan
    416.443.7665 (direct) 1.800.668.9138
    or
    OFL staff
    Sandra Clifford
    416.573.0623, on site (mobile)
    www.ofl.ca