SHERBROOKE, QC, Nov. 18, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - The Foundation of Stars is
Québec's largest source of private funding for pediatric research and
will launch on November 20th its major year-end campaign with a Sherbrooke Phone-a-Thon. Since we
are not presenting our traditional early December Annual Telethon of
Stars this year, your participation to our campaign is of great
importance to us.
As of today, you may tune in to 102,7 Rouge Fm in Sherbrooke to obtain
complete details about our Phone-a-Thon, which will be held on Sunday,
November 20th from 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. and will be broadcast live from the Val
Estrie Ford dealership, the biggest Ford Lincoln dealer in the Eastern
This Sunday, we encourage you to reach out and help our sick children by
dialing 1-855-5ETOILE. Our partners and volunteers will proceed to answer incoming calls from
donors as well as making outgoing calls to the Foundation of Stars'
faithful community of contributors. Have your credit card number ready
or simply call to make a pledge, which you can mail back to us later.
Or better yet, you can make your donation in person at the following
address: 4141, King Street West, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1L 1P5 or visit
our website at: www.foundationofstars.ca.
You will be supporting researchers from the pediatric research centre of
the "Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke (CHUS)" by helping them to continue to find cures for diseases that
affect our children.
Health for all children is our utmost priority. As we get closer to the
holiday season, think of these children and their families. They all
have one wish in common: To Be Healthy !
By being a part of this campaign, you are participating in the magic of
About the Foundation of Stars
The Foundation of Stars supports children's health research in Québec to
give our children the chance to grow up healthy. The Foundation is
recognized as the most important source of non-governmental funding for
pediatric research in Québec. Since 1977, the Foundation has
distributed more than $64.5 million to the pediatric research centres
at the following hospitals: the Montreal Children's Hospital, the "CHU
Sainte-Justine", the "Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec" and
the "Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke."
SOURCE FOUNDATION OF STARS
For further information:
Tél. : 1-800-665-2358