EpiPen Take Action Teddy Bear Picnic June 4th at the Bradley Museum

Posted on Jun 7, 2016 by Debbie Bruce

It couldn’t have been a more perfect day at the Bradley Museum on Saturday, June 4th for The EpiPen Take Action Teddy Bear Picnic. Families brought their favourite Teddy Bears, Blankie and Picnic lunch in support of education and research for Anaphylaxis, Allergies and Asthma.

Ella giving EpiPen demonstration
Ella giving EpiPen demonstration

Mississauga Fire and Peel Police were there to support our families.
Children and adults alike were thrilled with the opportunity to ‘hang’ with these wonderful young men and women. In the case of an anaphylactic reaction, we are grateful for a committed team of first responders.

Trevor Shea, Mississauga Fire and EMS Training Officer, talked about the importance of having EpiPens on fire trucks and in public facilities.

12 year old Ella shared her eloquent and powerful story of life with food allergies. She said, “EpiPens are our superhero. They have saved my life and I know the importance of getting Epinephrine right away.”

Blue to the Sky...Orange to the Thigh...Call 911

Local posts

6 hillcrest october 20 grand opening

Hillcrest Welcomed Sporting Life and H&M to new South Wing

Posted on Oct 26, 2016
October 25, 2016 - On October 20, Hillcrest unveiled their new South Wing and welcomed notable retailers Sporting Life (40,000...
Toronto Read more
Mississauga header

Vegan Oktoberfest Toronto

Posted on Oct 25, 2016
Prost! Polka! Party! By: MixMatch Marketing Inc. Veg Heads TO and MixMatch Marketing Inc. really know how to throw a...
Downtown Toronto Read more
Official poster

Barrhaven Local Art Group Getting Noticed

Posted on Oct 25, 2016
The Artists Of Stonebridge have had a busy year. They are a group of 27 members from the various communities...
Ottawa Read more

Abilities Centre's 11th Annual Dream Gala

Posted on Oct 24, 2016
On Saturday, October 22nd, Abilities Centre opened its doors for its Superheroes! A night filled with mingling, dancing and gourmet...
Whitby Read more
Img 1219

Nova's Ark October 1st Fundraiser

Posted on Oct 20, 2016
The October 1st Dinner/Dance Fundraiser was a fantastic success! Our Fundraiser Committee’s enthusiasm and hard work was matched by the...
Whitby Read more
Thatslife 11

Well Seasoned Productions - Curtains Up on 50+

Posted on Oct 19, 2016
Where age is just a number… a musical theatre number! Proudly introducing Well Seasoned Productions (WSP), Toronto’s newest theatre company...
Cabbagetown Read more
Untitled 1

The Parent and Child Foundation

Posted on Oct 19, 2016
The Parent and Child Foundation is an organization dedicated to raising awareness of special needs and disabilities in children and...
Markham Read more
Lucilles ball masqerade12

A Pre-Halloween Night in Disguise Was a Ball for All

Posted on Oct 19, 2016
On Oct. 14, 2016, over 200 singles and couples from Burlington and surrounding areas attended what just might have been...
Burlington Read more
Call and mia largest

Book, CD & DVD Sale

Posted on Oct 19, 2016
The North Halton Kitten Rescue book, CD & DVD sale October 15th and 16th, held at the Georgetown Market Place...
Halton Hills Read more
20161013 165946

Stush Extensions Boutique - Launch Event

Posted on Oct 18, 2016
We had an incredible turn out for our official launch event that welcomed the community. Over 65 women attended and...
Toronto Read more
Img 9666

Childcan's Annual Walk/Run Raises Amazing Support

Posted on Oct 18, 2016
Despite the threatening forecast, hundreds of participants - childhood cancer survivors, warriors, bereaved families, friends and supporters - came out...
London Read more

First Annual Pink Day Fundraiser for Women's Cancer Research

Posted on Oct 18, 2016
We had a fun filled day at SG Hair Design, Milton's Curly and Colour Experts. There were lots of opportunities...
Milton Read more

Indian classical music evening - oct 15th pictures

Posted on Oct 18, 2016
Vedic culture center presented a Unique Classical Music Evening. Esha Bandyopadhyay, based in Kolkata, India, has emerged as one of...
Markham Read more

Structural Expressionism - Paintings by Jack Winn

Posted on Oct 17, 2016
This Fall at Fringe Custom Framing and Gallery, Art Exhibition entitled Structural Impressionism by Jack Winn opens on Friday, October...
London Read more

A Cup Of Cozy Fall Fashion Show

Posted on Oct 17, 2016
Sidenote Ladies Boutique just hosted our first EVER Fall Fashion Show! Here at CoMotion on King. We moved some furniture...
Hamilton Read more