Media invitation - Dans la rue kicks off its annual fundraising appeal with a focus on mental health

MONTREAL, Nov. 30, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dans la rue, an organization serving youth on the street, invites the media to a press conference on Tuesday, December 8, at 10 a.m. under the Jacques Cartier Bridge, where it will kick off its 2015–2016 annual fundraising campaign. This year's theme will focus on the urgent need to reach out to homeless youth, three-quarters of whom suffer from mental health problems.

Note: The event will feature a live painting by Montreal artist, Melsa Montagne, inspired by the theme of mental health among homeless youth.


Press conference


Paul J. Setlakwe, Chair of the Board of Directors, Dans la rue
Cécile Arbaud, Executive Director, Dans la rue
Patrick, a young man who has benefited from Dans la rue's services


Tuesday, December 8, 10 a.m.


1650 Dorion Street, Montreal, QC H2K 4A7 (corner of Dorion and Logan)


SOURCE Dans la rue

For further information: Lise Raymond, LR Relations Publiques, C.: 514-949-4294,; Nadjib SalahCommunications Consultant, Dans la rue, 514-526-5222, ext. 227,


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