TORONTO, June 16 /CNW/ - This Thursday, June 18, marks the fifth annual
TD Challenge BBQ in support of March of Dimes Canada. Teams from five
different TD Bank Financial Group (TDBFG) businesses will compete to see how
many lunches they can sell in an exciting two-hour faceoff. Last year's record
was over 7,000 lunches - this year's goal is 8,000!
Bruce Turner, host of the W Network's hit show Style by Jury, will be the
host. Bruce will be joined by a raft of other celebrities, including
Paralympic gold medalist Paul Rosen, sports mascots including the Raptor,
Carlton the Bear from the Toronto Maple Leafs, Duke the Dog from the Toronto
Marlies, guests from TDBFG and March of Dimes Canada.
WHEN: Thursday, June 18, 2009
TIME: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
WHERE: TD Centre Courtyard (immediately west of Bay and King Streets)
Join us for a fun lunch hour of games, entertainment and a chance to win
fabulous prizes! Lunch tickets are $5 with all proceeds going towards March of
Dimes Canada. You also have the chance to win the trip of a lifetime! March of
Dimes Summer Lottery tickets will be on sale for $10, the grand prize is an
exciting trip to the Greek Islands. The winners will be announced at 1:00 p.m.
March of Dimes Canada is a nationally registered charitable organization
providing support services to people with disabilities, their families and
caregivers across Canada. It is the largest charitable rehabilitation
organization in the province, providing a wide range of programs and services
to over 40,000 people annually across the country.
For further information:
For further information: Ruth Kapelus, March of Dimes Canada, P: (416)
425-3463 ext. 7254, E: firstname.lastname@example.org; Suzanna Cohen, TD Bank
Financial Group, P: (416) 983-7487, E: email@example.com