TORONTO, Dec. 4 /CNW/ - One week today, on Tuesday, December 11, 2007,
hundreds of volunteers across Canada will take part in the 6th annual Angels
in the Night program, personally delivering over $250,000 in essential goods
to 85 homeless shelters in 12 Canadian cities.
Invis, Canada's largest mortgage brokerage firm, has been raising funds
in partnership with The Salvation Army since the beginning of the year for its
Angels in the Night program. Angels volunteers work directly with homeless
shelters to find out what they need the most, then purchase new items,
distributing them on a single night.
What: Angels in the Night volunteers will give newly purchased
gloves, coats, boots, blankets and other supplies to 85
registered charitable community shelters across Canada. Members
of the media are welcome to volunteer. For more specific
details call 416-969-2735.
When: Tuesday, December 11, 2007.
Where: Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Hamilton, Halifax, Vancouver,
Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Victoria, Kelowna, and Cranbrook.
About Angels in the Night
Now in its sixth year, Angels in the Night is a volunteer community event
that aims to raise money through mortgage brokers, financial institutions,
industry partners and other service providers to purchase items specifically
requested by homeless shelters and related charitable organizations.
For further information:
For further information: and to schedule an interview: Jessica Davidson
or Greg Vallentin, Environics Communications, (416) 969-2735 or (416)