April 27 is Daffodil Day
OTTAWA, April 25, 2012 /CNW/ - On Daffodil Day the Canadian Cancer Society asks Canadians to wear a daffodil pin to show their support for those living with cancer. The pin is a bright symbol of support telling people with cancer that they are not alone and that we won't give up until all forms of the disease are defeated.
|What:|| The Canadian Cancer Society, along with 4
young cancer survivors, will be handing out
daffodil pins to Members of Parliament. MPs
are being encouraged to wear the pins in the
House of Commons on April 26 to help remind
Canadians to wear their pins on April 27 -
|Where:||Foyer, House of Commons|
|When:||Thursday, April 26, 1:30 p.m.|
To find out where to get a daffodil pin go to fightback.ca
The Canadian Cancer Society fights cancer by doing everything we can to prevent cancer, save lives and support people living with cancer. When you want to know more about cancer, visit our website at cancer.ca or call our toll-free bilingual Cancer Information Service at 1 888 939-3333.
For further information:
Alexa Giorgi, Bilingual Communication Specialist, 416-934-5338
Canadian Cancer Society contact in House of Commons foyer on April 26 is Joelle Walker, Senior Analyst, Public Issues, Canadian Cancer Society, 613-853-0126.