Media Advisory - Vital Toronto celebration to feature Shawn Micallef in conversation with Matt Galloway on "Toronto: The loveable city"
TORONTO, June 18, 2012 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, June 20, the Toronto Community Foundation will host its annual Vital Toronto event, celebrating recipients of grants from its Vital Toronto Fund, a community endowment built by Torontonians, for Toronto. Presentations will be made to 40 community organizations and leaders for their innovative work improving quality of life in Toronto.
|WHAT:||Annual Vital Toronto celebration|
|WHEN:||Wednesday, June 20, 2012|
|9:15 - 10:30 a.m.|
|Light breakfast & refreshments will be served from 8:45 - 9:10 a.m.|
|WHERE:||Glenn Gould Studio, CBC Broadcasting Centre|
|250 Front Street West|
|-||John B. MacIntyre, Chair, Board of Directors, Toronto Community Foundation|
|-||Rahul K. Bhardwaj, President & CEO, Toronto Community Foundation|
|-||Shawn Micallef, Editor-CoOwner, Spacing; author, Stroll & Full Frontal; columnist, Toronto Star; 2011-12 Massey Journalism Fellow|
|-||40 award presentations|
|-||Opening performance by Lawrence Heights Middle School students who have learned drumming arts from the Regent Park School of Music through a free after-school program called Beyond 3:30|
|-||Closing performance by the Nathaniel Dett Chorale|
Toronto Community Foundation
With more than 325 endowment funds and assets under administration of more than $250 million, the Toronto Community Foundation is one of Canada's largest public charitable foundations. Our mission is to connect philanthropy to community needs and opportunities, all with a vision to make Toronto the best place to live, work, learn and grow, through the power of giving. For information, please visit www.tcf.ca
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