Lewis Black to headline fundraising event
TORONTO, Sept. 25 /CNW/ - DundeeWealth Inc. ("DundeeWealth") today
announced it will present an evening of comedy at the Winter Garden Theatre on
Tuesday, October 28 in support of youth services organization Covenant House
Toronto. American comic and Daily Show veteran Lewis Black will headline the
public fundraising event - Stand Up For Kids.
Stand Up For Kids (www.standupforkids.ca) will be hosted by Kate Davis
and also features performances from Canada's own Mike Wilmot, Terry McGurrin,
Joanna Downey and James Cunningham. All proceeds from ticket sales will be
donated to charity.
"Covenant House Toronto has been at the centre of essential response,
care and active concern for kids at risk in our city for more than two
decades," said David Goodman, President and Chief Executive Officer of
DundeeWealth. "It's a privilege to support an organization that plays such an
important role in building a safe and successful society. I hope Torontonians
will join us at Stand Up For Kids on behalf of the extraordinary work that
Covenant House is doing in our city."
Covenant House Toronto, Canada's largest youth shelter, has helped more
than 50,000 young people since 1982. It provides a range of programs to
homeless and runaway youth including crisis care, counseling, educational
courses, job assistance and transitional housing.
Tickets are available to the public and can be purchased through
Ticketmaster by visiting www.ticketmaster.ca or calling 416-872-5555.
DundeeWealth is a Canadian owned, independent wealth management company
that oversees $66.1 billion in assets under management and administration. It
provides diversified wealth management and investment solutions including
alternative and tax-advantaged products, capital markets and advisory services
to financial advisors, institutions, corporations and foundations, and
innovative wealth management through independent financial advisors across
Canada. Its award winning investment brand, Dynamic Funds(TM), managed by
Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel Ltd., is also available outside of
Canada through distribution platforms in Europe and the United States.
DundeeWealth is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: DW).
Stand Up For Kids(TM), DundeeWealth(TM) and Dynamic Funds(TM) are
registered trademarks of Dundee Corporation, used under license.
For further information:
For further information: please visit www.standupforkids.ca or contact:
Robert Pattillo, Executive Vice President, Branding, Marketing &
Communications, DundeeWealth Inc., (416) 365-6466