Annual Campaign Provides Support to More Than 5000 Families
OTTAWA, Nov. 18 /CNW/ - The Salvation Army will launch its 2009 Christmas Kettle Campaign on Thursday, November 19, 2009 St. Laurent Centre's Centre Court, 1200 St. Laurent Blvd., beginning at 12:15 p.m.
WHO: Special guests - Mayor Larry O'Brien.
WHAT: Launch of the Salvation Army's 2009 Christmas Kettle Campaign.
Mayor O'Brien marks the official launch of the 2009 Christmas
WHERE: St. Laurent Centre, Centre Court, 1200 St. Laurent Blvd.
(Just below food court, adjacent to Santa Clause display)
WHEN: Thursday, November 19, beginning at 12:15 p.m.
WHY: This event marks the beginning of the annual Christmas campaign
in the City of Ottawa. The 118-year old campaign funds local
programs that provide support to more than 5000 families in need
The 2009 Christmas Kettle campaign goal is $500,000.
SOURCE The Salvation Army - Ontario Central Division
For further information: For further information: or to schedule an interview: Michael Maidment, Public Relations Director, Telephone, (613) 233-8428 or 1-800-780-7691, Mobile, (613) 795-8898, Email: email@example.com