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May 22, 2002
Toronto youth and Mayor Lastman tee-up to see Tiger Woods
Date: Thursday, May 23
Time: 1:45 p.m.
Place: Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.
Podium roof adjacent to the Rooftop Garden
(take elevator to 3C, Council Chamber level,
and exit to the rooftop)

Mayor Mel Lastman will present tickets to young golfers from Driftwood
Community Centre's learn-to-golf program for "Tiger Takes Toronto", the launch
of the American Express Tiger Woods credit card, scheduled to take place on
Olympic Island on Monday, May 27 at 10 a.m.

The golf program, which runs out of Driftwood Community Centre, is operated in
partnership with Toronto Parks and Recreation and the National Junior Golf
Academy and is geared to low-income high-risk youth aged 8 to 16 years. The
much sought-after tickets to "Tiger Takes Toronto" will provide a
once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for these young participants to see Tiger Woods
in action.

Media contacts:
Jim Warren, Mayor's Office, 416-395-6482
John Macintyre, Director, Toronto Parks and Recreation, 416-397-4451 Scott
Brubacher, Hill and Knowlton Canada, "Tiger Takes Toronto", 416-413-4629

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