PARC names the beneficiary of this year’s Design Hope Toronto 2009 Annual Event –

The fourth annual Design Hope Toronto event will take place from 7-10 pm, on Friday, February 6, 2009. Venue this year is St. John’s Parish Hall, 186 Cowan Avenue. Mark your calendars and be sure to come out to our annual auction in support of PARC/Edmond Place. This will again be a great evening of food and drink, a chance to socialize, and bid on unique artwork in support of a good cause.

Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre is a social service agency offering support to psychiatric survivors and people who are socially isolated, offering a multitude of programs and initiatives designed to build a stronger community by rebuilding lives. PARC also provides affordable housing and is raising funds to develop Edmond Place — 29 units of affordable housing specifically designed for people with mental health issues.

For more information, visit www.parc.on.ca.