|MARYMOUNT STUDENTS AND FAITH GROUPS TO UNITE FOR DAY OF ACTION|
MONTREAL, MAY 6, 2013 – The third annual Interfaith EcoAction Day will take place on Monday, May 20 (Victoria Day) from 9 a.m. to noon at Marymount Academy (5100 Côte St. Luc Road).
Rain or shine, participants will meet at Marymount and work together to clean and beautify the school grounds and surrounding neighborhood. This event was organized in collaboration with Marymount Academy, the Christian Jewish Dialogue of Montreal, Eco-Quartier NDG, the Canadian Centre for Ecumenism/EcoFaith, Teva Quebec, and others.
Marymount students showcase Canada’s multiculturalism through their rich ethnic and religious diversity. It became the first English school in the province of Quebec to receive the title of being a Brundtland Green Schools, in recognition of their commitment to environmental issues.
Michael J. Cohen