Media Advisory - Toronto Argonauts & TDSB to make major high school

Argos move Wednesday's practice to CW Jefferys

TORONTO, Sept. 14 /CNW/ - The Toronto Argonauts Football Club and The Argos Foundation are teaming up with the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) and the Toronto Foundation for Student Success on a major new initiative involving several high schools in the GTA. An announcement will be made this Wednesday as the Argos move their practice to CW Jefferys Collegiate Institute in North York. This launch will serve to promote athletics, build teamwork and increase positive behaviours.

Here are the details of the media conference:

    DATE:      Wednesday, September 16

    TIME:      11:00 a.m.

    LOCATION:  CW Jefferys Collegiate Institute
               Beside field at rear of school
               340 Sentinel Road
               North York, Ontario

    WHO:       TDSB Trustee, Michael Coteau, TDSB Superintendent of
               Education, Glenford Duffus, Toronto Argonauts President & CEO
               Bob Nicholson, entire Toronto Argonauts team and coaching
               staff, entire CW Jefferys student body, students from other
               GTA high schools and more.

    PARKING:   Members of the media can park in the lower parking lot at the
               rear of the school

    PRACTICE:  Toronto Argonauts practice will commence on the field at CW
               Jefferys immediately following the announcement

The Toronto Argonauts are North America's oldest professional football club, celebrating their 136th anniversary in 2009. As Toronto's No.1 community team through player involvement, community programs and The Argos Foundation, the Toronto Argonauts, a member of the Canadian Football League (CFL), have 15 Grey Cup championships to their credit. The Toronto Argonauts are privately-owned by two Toronto-based businessmen. For 2009 season ticket and group sales packages, please contact the sales team at (416) 341-ARGO. For more information on the Toronto Argonauts Football Club, please visit


For further information: For further information: Beth Waldman, Toronto Argonauts Football Club, Director, Communications,, o: (416) 341-2720

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