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June 16, 2017
Toronto Paramedic Services and CUPE Local 416 to deliver an ambulance full of craft supplies to Camp Ooch
  
Two Toronto paramedics and a representative of CUPE Local 416 will deliver an ambulance load of craft supplies to Camp Ooch, a facility that supports children with cancer.

Paramedics Tom Bruce and John Flengas and Local 416 Steward Mike Street together with Bruce's six-year-old daughter Stephanie, a Camp Ooch alumna and cancer survivor, will deliver the craft supplies on Monday.

Date: Monday, June 19
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Ooch Downtown, 464 Bathurst St.

Photo opportunity: The ambulance will arrive at 11 a.m. and the craft supplies will be unloaded. Camp Ooch alumna Stephanie Bruce, the paramedics and the local 416 representative will be available for interviews.

About Camp Ooch
Camp Ooch is a privately funded, volunteer-based organization that provides kids with cancer and kids affected by childhood cancer with a unique opportunity for growth through challenging, fun, enriching and magical experiences.

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Media Contact
Kim McKinnon
Toronto Paramedic Services
416-392-2255
kim.mckinnon@toronto.ca

Mike Street
CUPE Local 416
647-403-5877
medic13460@gmail.com

Lisa Nightingale
Camp Ooch
416-961-6624
lnightingale@ooch.org

 

 

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