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Purple for CAS
October 4, 2012 permalink
Public school students in Winchester Ontario are invited to wear purple on Friday, October 19 to support the children's aid society. Fixcas favors reduction of child abuse and neglect. We are not so sure supporting Ontario's children's aid societies is an effective way to do so.
Winchester Public School
547 Louise St S
613 774 2607 (Telephone) I 855 508 1588 (Fax)
Principal Jill Pensa Office Administrator Marie Shelp
October 4. 2012
A Message from one of our community partners. CAS
On Friday, October 19th we will be supporting the Children's Aid Society by participating in their 2012 October's Child Abuse Prevention Champaign, marked by the purple ribbon. We are asking students and staff to participate hy dressing in purple that day Each person wearing purple will receive a ballot which will enter them into a prize draw. The grand prize is a Disney Trip for a family of four compliments of MIX 96.
This week, our grades 3-6 classes will have presentation from our local police about the Purple Ribbon campaign on Friday, October 5th in our gym at 9:30 a.m.
On Saturday, October 27th the Purple Ribbon Finale will take place at the Aultsville Theatre There are shows at 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Grand Scale Illusionist Claude Haggerty will wow and inspire the crowd with magic and his story of triumph against all odds
Thank you for helping us paint our community purple on Friday, October 19th and supporting this important campaign.
Source: Facebook, Melanie Jepp