Fundraiser for Montreal Irish Monument Park Foundation

April 22, 2015

The Montreal Irish Monument Park Foundation whose sole mission is the creation of a durable memorial at the location of the Black Rock has partnered with Amazon the world’s largest on-line retailer to enable everyday purchases to contribute to the project.

To participate, click on the Amazon link at the bottom of the Montreal Irish Monument Park Foundation webpage. You’ll be brought to the familiar Amazon page where you can continue to shop. By using the link a percentage of your purchase(s) will flow through to the Foundation. Annual Walk to the Stone

What: On the last Sunday in May, the Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) organizes a “Walk to the Stone” to honour and remember the more than 6000 immigrants that died and were buried around the Black Rock in 1847. This year the Montreal Irish Monument Foundation will attend in support of building a green Cultural Park in the area. When: Sunday, May 31, 12 noon (after an 11am Mass) Where: The walk starts from St. Gabriel’s Church on Centre St. in Pointe St-Charles. It takes about 20 or 30 minutes to reach the Rock. (There is also a bus for individuals that may have a mobility problem in walking this distance). RSVP: The AOH arranges for a City Permit; and a Police escort for this Walk; and closer to the date, the organizers will have to provide the authorities with a rough number of expected participants. If you are plan to attend, register on our event page at:https://www.facebook.com/events/742726459178179/ or send a quick note to info@ferguskeyes.com

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