July 23, 2014 07:30 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Air Traffic Controllers to Present Record Donation to Hope Air

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 23, 2014) - NAV CANADA will present $100,000 to Hope Air to support their mission to provide free flights to help Canadians who need non-emergency healthcare not available in their local communities. The donation stems from funds raised by NAV CANADA Controllers and other employees in Toronto and matched by the Company. It will be the largest donation in Hope Air history as a result of an employee fundraiser.

The ceremony will include the Hickey family, Hope Air clients from St John's NL, who are in Toronto for their two young boys' treatments at SickKids Hospital.

Media availability will follow the cheque presentation.

What: Cheque presentation to Hope Air and the Hickey family from St. John's NL
When: July 23, 2014 10:30 a.m.
Where: NAV CANADA Area Control Centre
6055 Midfield Road, Mississauga

Journalists wanting to attend the event must call 1-888-562-8226 to arrange security access.

Contact Information

  • Hope Air
    Nandy Heule
    Marketing & Communications
    416.222.6335 ext 212

    Michelle Bishop
    Director, Government and Public Affairs