Dufferin Mall to host anti-bullying event on Sat. September 24

Event will include remarks by NYT best-selling author Neil Pasricha and youth activist Hannah Alper

TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - It's 'Back to School' month and Dufferin Mall is bringing together an entire community to help prevent bullying, which is one of the most troubling and persistent problems facing our young people.


The 'BeAwesome' anti-bullying event will include a fashion show and remarks by youth activist Hannah Alper and Neil Pasricha, New York Times best-selling author of The Happiness Equation and The Book of Awesome.


2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24, 2016


The Centre Court of Dufferin Mall

900 Dufferin Street, Toronto, Ontario


The event is an opportunity to rally the community around our youth and demonstrate that through positive role modelling and kindness, we can all make a positive difference.


Interview and Photo Opportunities:      

  • Hannah Alper will be available for media interviews before and during the event and after her remarks (Hannah speaks from 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
  • Neil Pasricha will be available for interviews following his remarks (Neil speaks from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

About Dufferin Mall
With more than 120 stores and services, Dufferin Mall is located at the hub of Toronto's vibrant west end. Find out more at dufferinmall.ca.

SOURCE Dufferin Mall

For further information: Please contact Warren Weeks at warren@weeksmedia.ca or 416-238-6361.


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