Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

This is an update to my previous blog Toronto Challenge 2011 Benefits You and Seniors.

The famous Jamie Farr, best known for the role of “Corporal Klinger” on the television show M*A*S*H, will be at the Toronto Challenge on June 12, 2011, to help promote this annual fundraising event for the City of Toronto’s Long-Term Care homes and over 50 community agencies that provide services and support to Toronto seniors.

Also, Farr will share motivational stories from his career and entertain the “troops” at Lakeshore Lodge on:

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2011
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Lakeshore Lodge, 3197 Lakeshore Blvd. W., Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Media Advisory

May 24, 2011

Seniors prepare for the Toronto Challenge presented by MonsterMortgage.ca with entertainer Jamie Farr

Celebrated entertainer Jamie Farr will join Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Ward 7 York West), Chair of the Community Development and Recreation Committee, Nick Ametrano, Vice President of MonsterMortgage.ca, and residents from Lakeshore Lodge to promote this year’s Toronto Challenge presented by MonsterMortgage.ca. The Toronto Challenge is the annual fundraising event for the City of Toronto’s Long-Term Care homes and over 50 community agencies that provide services and support to Toronto seniors.

Date: Thursday, May 26
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Lakeshore Lodge, 3197 Lakeshore Blvd. W.

Farr, best known for the role of “Corporal Klinger” on the  television show M*A*S*H, and currently starring in the play “Tuesdays with Morrie” at Stage West, will share motivational stories from his career and entertain the “troops” at Lakeshore Lodge.

The Toronto Challenge presented by MonsterMortgage.ca will be held at Metro Hall on June 12. The event features a 5-km run, 5-km walk and 1-km walk with prizes awarded to participants in all age categories. More information is available at http://www.toronto.ca/challenge.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. Toronto’s government is dedicated to delivering customer service excellence, creating a transparent and accountable government, reducing the size and cost of government and building a transportation city. For information on non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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