COCHRANE, AB, Sept. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - A grassroots fundraising campaign has raised over a ton of pennies, in support of the organization Right To Play, helping underprivileged children in West Africa.
|WHAT:||Media Conference and Wrap Up for the "Ton of Pennies" campaign for Right To Play|
| Great visuals of over 1 Ton of Pennies in one physical location - a Canadian Record.
|Federal or Provincial politicians "drop the last penny".|
|Capture history as Canada's most successful penny drive comes to a close as the penny goes out of circulation. A landmark event for Canada!|
|First delivery of pennies will be delivered by stagecoach by the Cochrane Posse via Main Street Cochrane.|
|Official Penny weighing and delivery to the Cochrane Alberta Treasury Branch.|
|Supported by Hon. Jim Flaherty, Federal Minister of Finance.|
|Lunch will be served.|
|WHY:||Every penny raised will go towards supporting Right To Play.|
|WHEN:||Friday, September 28, 2012 - 12 Noon|
|WHERE:||ATB Cochrane Branch, 280 - 5 Ave West, Cochrane, AB|
Media Conference supported by TransRockies Events
SOURCE: TransRockies Inc.
For further information:
Phone: 403-850-1001 Email: [email protected]