Grand Priory of Canada Knights of Malta OSJ

April 08, 2009 16:48 ET

PRESS CONFERENCE: FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING EARTHQUAKE

PROMINENT FAMILY COMES FORWARD

Attention: Assignment Editor, City Editor, Media Editor, News Editor, World News Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - April 8, 2009) - A press conference has been scheduled for 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 9, 2009 at the Riviera Parque Convention Centre, 2800 Highway No. 7 West, Concord, Ontario, in the Portabella Restaurant.

The Announcement is a response to the appeal for relief made earlier today by La Federazione Associazioni e Club Abruzzesi Greater Toronto and The Grand Priory of Canada for the Knights Hospitallers of the Sovereign Order of St. John of Jerusalem Knights of Malta (Ecumenical Order).

A prominent Canadian family who are originally from the Region of Abruzzo have come forward to make a substantial donation.

As a reminder, all Canadians who would like to help can make a donation to:
O.S.J. Charities Trust Fund for L' Aquila
Abruzzo, Italy - Earthquake
Account Number: 09012 69-21310
At: CIBC 7765 Yonge Street, Thornhill, Ontario, L3T 2C4

Donors will be provided with a Canadian charitable tax receipt.
IN: INTERNATIONAL

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