The annual March of 1,000 Umbrellas kicks off Centraide's annual fundraising campaign through the downtown core of Montreal on Oct. 1, 2009. Photograph by: Dave Sidaway, The Gazette
From The Montreal Gazette:
Charity sets fundraising target of $54 million.
MONTREAL – An estimated 18,000 people from all walks of life took to the city’s downtown core over Thursday’s lunch hour to underline Centraide of Greater Montreal’s freshly announced fundraising target of $54 million for this fall’s campaign.
That sum would match the amounts raised both last year and in 2007.
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