2019 Canadian Tamil Walk in support of the Toronto Tamil Chair Initiative

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Sunday, September 8, Thomson Memorial Park, Scarborough, 9 am


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Official Sponsor

Date, Venue, Goal

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Thomson Memorial Park, Scarborough, Ontario

$100,000 CAN


Background: Since 2009,Tamil Canadian Walk has raised over $500,000 for deserving charities in Canada and around the world – Sick Kids Foundation (2009), Canadian Cancer Society (2010), Amnesty International (2011), Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (2012), Holland Bloorview Foundation (2013), Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation (2014), Sampur Resettlement (2015), Canada Batticaloa Friendship Farm (2016), Thennamarawady Resettlement (2017), and North Province Palliative Care Initiative (2018).

This year, Tamil Canadian walkers will be fundraising for the Toronto Tamil Chair initiative, a community based project to support the establishment of chair in Tamil Studies at the University of Toronto, Scarborough campus.  Walkers will be raising funds to help reach the remaining amount of $2 million of the $3 million needed to institute this chair.

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