Soup for Syrians Event
April 8, 2016
Governor General to Participate in
Soup for Syrians Event at La Cité
OTTAWA—On the eve of National Volunteer Week, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will participate in the Soup for Syrians event at La Cité (801 Aviation Parkway), in Ottawa, on Saturday, April 9, 2016, at 10:30 a.m.
His Excellency will join hundreds of participants to make 5 000 servings of soup for Syrian refugee families arriving in Ottawa. This community initiative is organized by Soup Sisters, in conjunction with the Women’s Network at Global Affairs Canada, the Retired Heads of Mission Association, and the Ottawa Diplomatic Association.
For more information on Soup Sisters and this event, visit www.soupsisters.org.
Rideau Hall Press Office
Soup Sisters Ottawa
Global Affairs Canada
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