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Parks Canada

September 09, 2010 11:39 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Announces an Additional Financial Contribution to Commemorate Terry Fox

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - Sept. 9, 2010) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, will announce an additional financial contribution to commemorate Terry Fox at the site where he began the Marathon of Hope.

This announcement takes place as part of the 30th anniversary of the Marathon of Hope.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Friday, September 10
   
Time: 10:00 a.m.
   
Location: Military Tattoo Training Facility, attached to the Visitor centre of Signal Hill National Historic Site of Canada Signal Hill road, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Newfoundland East Field Unit
    Jennifer Duff
    Public Relations and Communications
    709-772-0285