Media Advisory
April 8, 2019

The City of Toronto will recognize and honour volunteers from 10 City-run long-term care homes and community programs for their dedication and service. Deputy Mayor Stephen Holyday (Ward 2 Etobicoke Centre), along with members of City Council, will join award recipients at the annual Excellence in Volunteering Awards ceremony.
Date: Tuesday, April 9
Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., opening remarks at 12:30 p.m.
Location: Toronto City Hall, Members’ Lounge, 100 Queen St. W.
The City’s Long-Term Care Homes & Services division is a leader in providing ground-breaking services for healthy aging, with a commitment to compassion, accountability, respect and excellence (CARE).
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Aggie Fortier
Strategic Communications