MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 18, 2013 /CNW/ - It's one of Canada's largest
national charity events without a major sponsor, and it shows no signs
of slowing. The 5th Annual Trek for Tourette will be held in over 20 Canadian communities from Vancouver, British
Columbia to St. John's, Newfoundland Labrador on Sunday, March 24 th, 2013, including Toronto at Evergreen Brick Works. Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a
poorly understood, heavily stigmatized neurological disorder that
affects as many as one in 100 Canadian children and adults. It currently has no cure.
Last year, the Trek raised $147,000 for the TS cause. This year it is expected to raise even more.
Read the full release: http://www.tourette.ca/media-room.php
About the TSFC—Established in 1976, the TSFC is the only federally
registered, charitable organization of volunteers assisting individuals
affected by TS and its associated disorders through programs of
education, advocacy, self-help and the promotion of research.
SOURCE: Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada
For further information:
Kenneth Butland, National Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada
T: 1-800-361-3120 / 905-673-2255 F: 905-673-2638
firstname.lastname@example.org / www.tourette.ca