The Easter Seals 28th annual Telethon for Easter Seals Kids and the second annual Easter Seals Web-a-thon will take place on Sunday, April 10, 2011 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dwight Drummond and Anne-Marie Mediwake, co-hosts of CBC News Toronto will host a segment of the show from 12 - 2pm at CBC Television (please check your local area for times and providers).
Toronto callers: 416-205-3300
The Easter Seals Telethon features various media, entertainment and sports celebrities who dedicate their time to help generate awareness for the needs of kids with physical disabilities, raise much needed funds, and say thanks to the generous sponsors. Pledges and donations can be called into the show live throughout the broadcast or can be made on-line at www.easterseals.org. Funds raised through the Easter Seals Telethon make a difference to over 20,000 children and youth with physical disabilities in Ontario.