Photo opportunity - Miss America 2013, Mallory Hagan visits The Montreal Children's Hospital

MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Mallory Hagan, the newly crowned 24-year-old Miss America visits Montreal and joins Joseph Ribkoff on a community initiative to the Montreal Children's Hospital to visit sick kids, hand out a few gifts to the children and make a $5,000 donation to the foundation from Joseph Ribkoff.

WHEN: Tuesday, February 19th 2013
2:00 p.m.
 
WHERE: Montreal Children's Hospital
2300 Tupper Street (Main Entrance)
 
WHO: Mallory Hagan, Miss America 2013
Joseph Ribkoff Inc.
Luke Quin, Assistant Director of Communications

ABOUT JOSEPH RIBKOFF:
Montreal-based, Joseph Ribkoff is one of Canada's leading design and manufacturer of women's dresses and sportswear. A global exporter, Joseph Ribkoff sells to 4,000 specialty stores in 55 international markets, including the U.S., Western and Eastern Europe, Scandinavia and Australia. The Joseph Ribkoff brand can be found in Canada and internationally exclusively in specialty stores. Visit www.josephribkoff.com

ABOUT THE MONTREAL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
The Montreal Children's Hospital is the pediatric teaching hospital of the McGill University Health Centre. The Children's is a leader in providing a broad spectrum of highly specialized care to newborns, children, and adolescents from all across Quebec. The Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation supports the Hospital in its mandate and is currently in the final stages of The Best Care for Children Campaign to support the construction of the new Montreal Children's Hospital on the Glen site, scheduled to open its doors to patients in 2015. For more information, visit childrenfoundation.com.

ABOUT MISS AMERICA ORGANIZATION
The Miss America Organization is one of the nation's leading achievement programs and the world's largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Last year, the Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made available more than $45 million in scholarship assistance. For more information, go to www.missamerica.org.

 

SOURCE: Joseph Ribkoff

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