Welcome Hall Mission

Welcome Hall Mission

August 21, 2007 00:01 ET

Media Advisory: Opening Ceremony of "Back to School With Heads Held High" at Welcome Hall Mission

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2007) - Media representatives are invited to the opening ceremony of the 2007 edition of Welcome Hall Mission's "Back to School with Heads Held High" program. The event will be attended by Ms. Jacqueline Montpetit, mayor of the South-West borough, Mr. Gerald Morel, School Commissioner of St-Henri-Petite-Bourgogne, Mr. Daniel Belanger, Commissioner of the Ville-Emard-Cote-Saint-Paul district and Cyril Morgan, Executive Director of Welcome Hall Mission:



Date : Monday August 23rd, 2007

Time: 9:00

Place: Welcome Hall Mission- Multi-Service Centre
4755, Acorn Street
St-Henri District


On this occasion, we will officially begin the distribution of 2,000 school bags filled with various school supplies to 2,000 underprivileged children at elementary and high school levels in the Greater Montreal area.

Richard Helie, Directeur general des marches publics et parapublics of TELUS Communications, as well as Mr. Marc Bourrassa, Director of the Probec network will also be present at this event.

Contact Information

  • Welcome Hall Mission
    Sandrine Perion
    Communications Coordinator
    514-523-5288 extension 324
    sperion@mbawhm.com