Media advisory - Mayor Tremblay and Dickie Moore Launch The 3rd Edition of the PROCURE Walk of Courage - June 21st on St. Hélène's Island



    Join them this Father's Day in the fight against prostate cancer

    MONTREAL, June 15 /CNW Telbec/ - Mayor Gérald Tremblay and Dickie Moore
invite members of the media to the 3rd edition of the PROCURE Walk of Courage
at Park Jean-Drapeau on St. Hélène's Island. The two honorary co-presidents
aim to educate the public about prostate cancer which currently affects close
to 25 000 Canadians a year. Supporting them are representatives from the three
professional sports clubs of Montreal: former players from the Montreal
Canadiens, Eric Lapointe of the Montreal Alouettes, as well as Joey Saputo and
Eduardo Sebrango from the Montreal Impact. Robert Charlebois will greet
parents and friends in a sing-a-long at the finish line.

    PROCURE is a non for profit organization that was established in 2003 in
order to provide information, service and research into a disease that will
affect 1 in 7 men in their lifetime. Men are invited to help break the silence
and join the team of those who are working to dispel the taboo's associated
with prostate cancer.

    REMINDER :

    
    WHAT:   PROCURE Walk of Courage

    WHO :   Mayor Gérald Tremblay, Dickie Moore, co-presidents, spokesmen
            Jean Pagé and Robin Burns, representatives from the Montreal
            Canadiens, Alouettes and Impact

    WHEN:   Sunday June 21st, registration at 9:00 AM, The Walk begins at
            11:00AM, BBQ at noon, festivities will end early afternoon

    WHERE:  Park Jean-Drapeau, St. Hélène's Island
    




For further information:

For further information: Audrey Lalande, PROCURE, (514) 985-1347, Cell:
(438) 889-0949; Stephanie Lyttle, NATIONAL Public Relations, Cell: (514)
797-8437


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