TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW/ -
What: On Tuesday, October 2, 2007, 100 Toronto school children will
gather together to help UNICEF Canada kick-off its Trick-or-
Treat for UNICEF campaign. UNICEF Canada Youth Ambassador
Bilaal Rajan, 11, along with Alan Ely, UNICEF Canada
Chairperson, will rally the staff and elementary students of
the Institute of Child Study in celebration of the annual
fundraising and education campaign.
Photo opportunities include UNICEF Canada Ambassadors handing
out the new Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF candy collection bags to
the elementary students, children singing and group photos of
UNICEF Canada spokespeople with children and school staff.
There will also be photo and interview opportunities with 11
year old Bilaal Rajan, UNICEF Canada ambassador, elementary
school children from the Institute of Child Study, and UNICEF
Canada Chairperson speaking passionately about how children can
make a difference to children in developing countries. School
officials will also discuss their school's plans for
participation in the programme.
Who: 11 year old Bilaal Rajan, UNICEF Canada National Child
Alan Ely, UNICEF Canada Chairperson
Richard Messina, Principal and Carol Stephenson, teacher,
Institute of Child Study
Approximately 100 school children aged 5 to 11
When: 10 a.m., Tuesday, October 2, 2007
Where: Institute of Child Study, Toronto, ON
45 Walmer Road (North of Bloor St. W., west of Spadina)
Note to photographers and broadcasters: Photo and interview opportunities
of the speakers and some students will also follow after the assembly.
For further information:
For further information: Kathleen Powderley, on behalf of UNICEF Canada,
Tel. (416) 699-5665 and (cell) (416) 803-5597