TORONTO, June 28 /CNW/ - Members of the Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA)
- Canada's largest nurses' union - will participate in Toronto's Pride Day
2008 festivities tomorrow.
Front-line nurses from ONA's Region 3 will be part of the Pride event,
set to begin at 2 pm at Church and Bloor streets.
The registered nurses and allied health professionals will decorate a
convertible with Human Rights and Equity Information and march to show support
for the city's gay community.
ONA is the union representing 54,000 registered nurses and allied health
professionals working in Ontario hospitals, long-term care facilities, public
health, the community and industry.
The union is celebrating its 35th year of advocating for nurses and their
What: Ontario Nurses' Association front-line nurses marching in the
Pride Day 2008 Parade
Where: Toronto Pride Day Parade Route, beginning at Church and Bloor
When: 2:00 pm, Sunday, June 29, 2008
For further information:
For further information: Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416)
964-8833, ext. 2430, Cell: (416) 986-8240