The leaders of the three opposition parties have been invited to
participate in the event
MONTREAL, Feb. 27 /CNW Telbec/ -
Subject: After last autumn's cuts to federal spending on literacy, the
Literacy Coalition has responded by condemning the current
government's actions and demanding that Ottawa make literacy a
priority by investing major sums in literacy programs.
Actors Marie Turgeon and Patrice Coquereau will lend their
voices to the thousands who lack basic literacy skills with
their readings of moving personal stories.
Date: Thursday, March 1, 2007
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Where: Parliament Buildings
- Speech by Maryse Perreault, CEO of the Literacy Foundation
and official spokesperson for the Coalition
- Personal stories read by actors Marie Turgeon and Patrice
- Speeches by party leaders in attendance
- Question period
Please confirm your presence.
For further information:
For further information: Apraham Niziblian, Public Relations, Literacy
Coalition, Cell phone: (514) 912-3467; Media Department: Literacy Foundation,
(514) 289-1178, extension 227