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Walking for mothers in the developing world

Save the Mothers walk poster.jpgIt's Mother's Day next weekend and YOU can do something for mothers everywhere.

On Saturday May 10th, at the Lachine Canal, there's a 5-kilometre walk to raise funds and awareness for an organization that promotes maternal and child health in the developing world.  It's a registered Canadian charity called Save the Mothers.

The walk is an annual event in other Canadian and U.S. cities but new to Montreal this year. McGill medical students Kammie Chow and Cristina Mitric are organizing the walk. They join Sonali Karnick in studio. Dr Jean Chamberlain Froese, is the Canadian obstetrician and gynecologist who founded Save the Mothers. She's also the executive director. She's on the line.

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