TORONTO, Feb. 25 /CNW/ -
WHAT: In partnership with Trillium Gift of Life Network, the
Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) is asking all First Nations people
to register their consent to donate their organs and tissues
and is encouraging all communities in Ontario to follow NAN's
lead in supporting organ and tissue donation.
WHO: Hon. Brad Duguid, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs
Dr. Frank Markel, President and CEO of Trillium Gift of Life
Grand Chief Stan Beardy, Nishnawbe Aski Nation
WHEN: Thursday February 26, 2009
9:20 - 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: Queen's Park Media Studio
Legislative Assembly of Ontario
Media Room, Rm. 148, 1st Floor, West Wing.
Media who are not members of the Queen's Park press gallery must obtain a
media pass from the press gallery office, room 387A.
For further information:
For further information: Carrie Hoto, Trillium Gift of Life Network, (p)
(416) 619-2299, (m) (416) 735-0099, (e) email@example.com; Joyce Hunter,
Nishnawbe Aski Nation, (m) (807) 472-5638