VANCOUVER, Sept. 6 /CNW/ - As part of its effort to archive the stories
of polio survivors, March of Dimes, in association with PPASS BC, is holding
an essay contest for grade seven and eight students across British Columbia.
Students are asked to submit a 500 word essay on the impact of polio in
Canadian history. The essay MUST be submitted before December 31st, 2007. The
winners will be announced during Polio Awareness Month in March, 2008.
For full contest details, visit www.marchofdimes.ca or call
March of Dimes Canada is a nationally registered charitable organization
providing support services to people with disabilities, their families and
caregivers across Canada.
For further information:
For further information: please contact: Ruth Kapelus, Public Relations
Coordinator, March of Dimes Canada, 10 Overlea Blvd., Toronto, ON, M4H 1A4,
Phone: (416) 425-3463 ext. 7254, Toll Free: (800) 263-3463 ext. 7254, Fax:
(416) 425-1920, email@example.com, www.marchofdimes.ca