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McLeish Orlando proudly donates Helmets to Kids at the Dovercourt Boys and Girls Club

What a day indeed.  250 kids and their parents packed in to the Dovercourt Boys and Girls Club to be custom fitted with a brand new bike helmet.  The event was the official kick off to the 2010 “Helmets for Kids” campaign in Toronto.

Our firm was proud to donate the 250 helmets to make this event happen.  OTLA has been running the program since 2002 across Ontario, but this was the first one in Toronto.  We can’t think of a better way of giving back to our community than keeping kids safe.  It was a lot of fun in getting this together and getting these helmets on the heads of the kids.

We were very pleased to have community sponsorship from not only OTLA but also the Boys and Girls Club, the Ontario Safety League, the Ontario Brian Injury Association, Brain Injury Society of Toronto, the Toronto Police, CP24, and the Toronto Cyclists Union. Continue reading