Annual Paper Egg Campaign Launches

SMD Foundation/Easter Seals Manitoba is hatching its 2012 Paper Egg Campaign today to help fund programs needed to assist children, youth and adults living with disabilities.

From now until April 8, participating restaurants and store retailers will be selling Paper Eggs for $2. Donors can write their name on the egg, which will be displayed at the location of purchase. Partners include RONA, Mac’s Convenience Stores, The Cupcake Corner, Old Navy, The Bargain Shop, Booster Juice, Smitty’s, TSC Stores and Money Mart.

“It’s as easy as saying “yes” to the cashier when they ask if you’d like to purchase a Paper Egg,” said Tammy Hildebrand-Ardiles, director of development with SMD Foundation/Easter Seals Manitoba. “For only $2, you can make a big impact on the lives of Manitobans with

The 2012 Paper Egg Campaign in Manitoba is projecting to raise more than $50,000. All revenues generated provincially will remain in Manitoba