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Say “I love my community” with United Way Valentines

January 22, 2011

MISSISSAUGA — Say “happy birthday” to Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion through a unique giving opportunity created by United Way of Peel Region. For a minimum donation of $25 to United Way, well-wishers will receive a specially designed birthday card that they can then personalize with a message to the Mayor. Mayor McCallion turns 90 on February 14.

Front of United Way birthday card for Mayor Hazel McCallion:
You`ve made a big difference in my life

The inside message indicates that a donation has been made to United Way in the Mayor’s honour.

This unique birthday card is available through United Way’s Gifts with Purpose program. To participate, visit http://www.unitedwaypeel.org/giftswithpurpose and make a secure online donation through Canada Helps. Donors can then either request the United Way card or download an insert to include in their own card. Gift givers can also call United Way directly at 905-602-3650 to make a donation via credit card.

In addition to the mayor’s birthday card, United Way’s Gifts with Purpose program offers Chinese New Year’s celebration cards and Valentine cards, as well as wedding, birthday, graduation, in memoriam, and other holiday and general occasion cards.

Media Contact:
Liz Leake
Communications and Marketing Director
905-602-3624 lleake@unitedwaypeel.org