THE ARTHRITIS SOCIETY

THE ARTHRITIS SOCIETY

September 14, 2005 14:00 ET

Wear Blue & Give Too

Ontario businesses to support people living with arthritis Attention: Assignment Editor, City Editor, Health/Medical Editor, Lifestyle Editor, News Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 14, 2005) - September 16 is Wear Blue and Give Too day, show your support by wearing blue and making a donation to The Arthritis Society. The staff at many Ontario businesses will be helping to raise awareness and showing support of people living with arthritis. Arthritis affects over four million Canadians, of which three out of every five is a working age.

Wear Blue and Give Too day is one of the many events that are taking place in September during national Arthritis Awareness Month. Wear Blue and Give Too day raises awareness in the workplace of the challenges many of our colleagues who are living with this debilitating chronic disease face everyday.
/For further information: www.arthritis.ca

Secondary Contact:
Deirdre Lall
Manager, Communications
416.979.7228 ext. 351
dlall@on.arthritis.ca
Cellular: 416.460.8017/ IN: HEALTH

Contact Information

  • Christina Scicluna, Communications Coordinator, The Arthritis Society
    Primary Phone: 416-979-7228 ext. 375
    Toll-Free: 800-321-1433
    E-mail: cscicluna@on.arthritis.ca