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October 22, 2013
Anti-Bullying Friendship Bench to be unveiled at East York Community Centre
  
Councillor Mary Fragedakis (Ward 29 Toronto-Danforth) and City of Toronto staff will join members of the community to celebrate the donation of the Anti-Bullying Friendship Bench with an unveiling ceremony.

Date: Tuesday, October 22
Time: 4 to 5 p.m., Remarks: 4:15 p.m.
Location: East York Community Centre, 1081½ Pape Ave.

The Kill It With Kindness Organization is donating a Friendship Bench where children and teens may tell staff, volunteers and even other children that they need assistance for bullying. The Friendship Bench represents support, understanding, empathy and love for others.

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