Media advisory - CHUM and its Fondation launch capital fundraising campaign
Movement by the business sector in solidarity with an important project for the community
MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Fondation du Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM) is publicly launching its capital fundraising campaign for the large teaching hospital, along with members of the Campaign Cabinet, on Tuesday, September 25, at 11 a.m. It is one of the largest fundraising campaigns to be undertaken in Canada's healthcare sector.
Attending this event will be the Campaign Chairman, Guy Savard, the Fondation's President and CEO, Ékram Antoine Rabbat, the Fondation's volunteer spokesperson, Yvon Deschamps, and the CHUM's Director General and CEO, Christian Paire. As well, there will be testimonials by three former and current CHUM patients: Brian Mulroney, Lucien Bouchard and Anne Robert.
|What:||Briefing - Public launch of capital fundraising campaign for Fondation du CHUM|
|Who:||-||Guy Savard, Campaign Chairman; Chairman of the Board, Merrill Lynch Canada|
|-||Ékram Antoine Rabbat, President and CEO, Fondation du CHUM|
|-||Christian Paire, Director General and CEO, CHUM|
|-||Yvon Deschamps, comedian and volunteer spokesperson, Fondation du CHUM|
|-||Testimonials by CHUM patients:|
|- Brian Mulroney|
|- Lucien Bouchard|
|- Anne Robert|
|Photo op, with a view of the construction site, following the event|
|When:||Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 11 a.m.|
Saint-Luc Hospital, CHUM
1112 Sanguinet, Montreal
NB: Because of construction work on the new CHUM, it may be difficult to find parking around Saint-Luc Hospital. Pay parking is available at the Chaussegros-de-Léry lot, 330, Champ-de-Mars.
SOURCE: FONDATION DU CHUMFor further information:
Anik Le Marquand