TORONTO, May 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the Canadian Crime Victim Foundation (CCVF) announced that Senator Pamela Wallin and legendary vocalist John McDermott will attend the 8th Annual CCVF Gala and Fundraiser on Friday, May 28, 2010, at The Riviera Parque (2800 Hwy 7) in Vaughan, Ontario.
This year's Gala event will include a silent auction to raise funds to provide scholarships to innocent victims of crime. To date, the CCVF has raised and distributed over $350,000 for innocent crime victims.
Global TV's Susan Hay will act as the Master of Ceremonies, along with hosts Joe, Lozanne & Jonathan Wamback. They will be joined by a variety of musical guests and keynote speakers including Jonathan Wamback, and families of victims of violence.
We are also proud to welcome the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) as a Platinum sponsor.
The CCVF is a registered charitable organization dedicated to support, empower and provide resources to victims of crime. The CCVF aspires to effect positive change to victim services in Canada without salaries or directors fees. All funds raised will support innocent victims and survivors of violent crime in Canada.
MISSION STATEMENT: "To support, empower and provide resources to victims of crime and to effect positive change to victim services in Canada."
OUR VISION: "Giving Victims a Voice"
SOURCE CANADIAN CRIME VICTIM FOUNDATION
For further information: For further information: media requests, tickets or sponsorship opportunities please contact: Joe Wamback, Founder, Canadian Crime Victim Foundation, Tel: (905) 898-7472, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org