Gold is not just a color. It's a state of mind.
MONTREAL, June 29 /CNW Telbec/ - Gold Leaf Canada launches a symbolic flag with golden maple leaf to commemorate and support Canadian athletes. The gold leaf flag is available for purchase online and in selected stores across Canada. Net proceeds will be donated to the Canadian Paralympic Foundation.
"This is a great way to represent the feelings of pride and accomplishment that the Canadian athletes felt in Vancouver", says Steve Gough, coach for the Canadian men's short track speed skating team. "I've asked my teammates to wave the commemorative flag in support of this cause".
"We thank the Gold Leaf Canada team for their support of the Canadian Paralympic Foundation as we endeavor to support, grow and strengthen the Paralympic movement in Canada." says Sharon McGrath, manager of Paralympic Foundation fundraising. "We appreciate the efforts of independent groups such as the Gold Leaf team and the generosity of all Canadians in getting behind the dreams and aspirations of our current and future Paralympians".
To show your pride and support for Canadian athletes -purchase a gold leaf flag this Canada day at www.goldleafcanada.com.
About Gold Leaf Canada:
Gold leaf Canada is an effort to encourage Canadian patriotism. Inspired by and dedicated to our brilliant athlete's accomplishments at the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic games. www.goldleafcanada.com
About the Canadian Paralympic Foundation:
The Canadian Paralympic Foundation is a registered Canadian charity whose vision is to raise funds to contribute to and enrich, through sport, the lives of Canadians with physical disabilities. www.paralympicfoundation.ca
SOURCE GOLD LEAF CANADA
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