Media Advisory - Organ donation awareness at tomorrow's Blue Jays game



    Heart recipient to throw the first pitch

    TORONTO, April 20 /CNW/ -

    
    WHAT:   Steve Huet, 13, who just months ago was on the brink of death,
            recently received a lifesaving heart transplant. Tonight, he will
            stand on the mound at Rogers Centre and will throw the first
            pitch at the Toronto Blue Jays Game in recognition of National
            Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (NOTDAW).

    WHO:    Steve Huet, heart transplant recipient
            Frank Markel, President and CEO of Trillium Gift of Life Network
            Cito Gaston, Manager of the Toronto Blue Jays

    WHEN:   Tuesday April 21, 2009
            First pitch approximately: 6:45 p.m.
            Game start: 7:07 p.m.

            MEDIA PLEASE ARRIVE BY 6:30 P.M. TO ENSURE YOU ARE CREDENTIALED
            IN TIME

    WHERE:  Rogers Centre - Gate 9
            One Blue Jays Way
            Toronto, ON
            M5V 1J1
    





For further information:

For further information: Carrie Hoto, Trillium Gift of Life Network, (p)
(416) 619-2299, (c) (416) 735-0099, (e) choto@giftoflife.on.ca

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