Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - This May, what will your happy be?

SickKids invites Torontonians to 'Do The Happy'

TORONTO, May 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Are you ready for the happiness movement? SickKids is asking Torontonians to participate, donate and share in a month-long campaign of creativity and fun by 'Doing The Happy' in support of children's health.

The 'Happy' will show its face at Nathan Phillips Square today from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Please join us - and bring your happy. Stay tuned for more at dothehappy.com.

   
What:  Reveal of a new SickKids public engagement campaign for children's health
   
*Photo Opp: A crowd of people forming Toronto's largest happy face, 'Doing The Happy' for SickKids
   
When:  Tuesday, May 1, 2012
12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Remarks begin at 12:15 p.m. sharp and wrap before 1 p.m. (on the stage)
   
Where:  Nathan Phillips Square
100 Queen Street W., Toronto
   
*Media: Special access for aerial view of photo opp from Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel at 123 Queen St. W., Club Lounge on the 43rd floor. Approximate timing is 12:30 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
   
Who:  Ted Garrard, President and CEO, SickKids Foundation
Dr. Stanley Zlotkin, VP, Medical & Academic Affairs, The Hospital for Sick Children
Alex Salmon, a.k.a. DJ Skinnzy, 15, SickKids patient ambassador
Madison Scott, 14, SickKids patient ambassador
SickKids patient ambassadors, staff and donors

 

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For more information or to confirm attendance, please contact:

Sandra Chiovitti
Media Relations
SickKids Foundation
416.813.8292 / 416.553.4198 (cell)
sandra.chiovitti@sickkidsfoundation.com