Advisory - Save the Date - 22 Canadian Corporate Giants Unite for a Major
Announcement in Support of 'Power of the Hour'

    
                              January 13th, 2010
                             3:00 p.m. at the TMX
    

TORONTO, Jan. 5 /CNW/ - GetInvolved.ca, Canada's online social network for the socially conscious, will gather CEOs and senior leaders from Canada's most influential corporations for a major announcement on January 13th regarding their national volunteerism campaign, Power of the Hour.

    
    When:  Wednesday, January 13, 2010 - 3:00 p.m.

    What:  A major announcement on the status of GetInvolved.ca's 'Power of
           the Hour' campaign to raise 2,000,000 volunteer hours in 2010.

    Who:   CEO's/senior executives representing 22 member Companies of the
           Corporate Council on Volunteering and their Not-for-Profit
           partners, including:

           UPS Canada - Mike Tierney, President of UPS & Chair of the
           Corporate Council on Volunteering
           Manulife Global Investment Management - J-F Courville, President
           and COO
           SAP Canada - Mark Aboud, President & Managing Director
           Deloitte - Alan MacGibbon, Managing Partner & Chief Executive
           TVO - Lisa De Wilde, CEO
           Direct Energy - Janice Thomson, EVP, HR and Communications
           Ontario Association of Food Banks - Adam Spence, Executive
           Director
           Habitat for Humanity Canada - Stewart Hardacre, President and COO
           Dignitas - David Fleck, Chair
           Wellspring - Lynda Morrison, CEO
           Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada - Pam Jolliffe, CEO

           and senior representatives from The Home Depot, Investors Group,
           Microsoft, Molsons Coors, RBC Financial Group, Future Shop, Ronald
           McDonald House, Sketch, United Way and Easter Seals, amongst
           others.

           Please join this illustrious group of leaders as well as:

           Dorothy Engelman, Senior Partner, q media solutions and Founder,
           Get Involved and Power of the Hour.
           Amanda Belzowski, A 12 year old volunteer fundraising powerhouse
           Ruth MacKenzie, President, Volunteer Canada/Corporate Council on
           Volunteering


                    FOR THIS GROUND-BREAKING ANNOUNCEMENT
                    -------------------------------------

    Where: TMX broadcast Centre
           Exchange Tower (street level)
           130 King Street West
           January 13th, 2010
           3:00 PM
    

SOURCE GETINVOLVED.CA

For further information: For further information: Patrick McCaully, Pointman Public Relations, (416) 855-9427, patrick@pointmanpr.com

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