A big thank you to the following towns and cities who have already signed the Purple Day Proclamation:
Town of Appleton
Town of Bay Roberts
Town of Bonavista
Town of Buchans
Town of Carbonear
Town of Conception Harbour
City of Corner Brook
Town of Grand Falls-Windsor
Town of Happy Valley- Goose Bay
Town of Kippens
City of Mt. Pearl
Town of Paradise
Town of Pasadena
Town of Petty Harbour
Town of Small Point-Adam’s Cove
City of St. John’s
Town of St. Lawrence
Town of Torbay
Town of Trinity
Town of Victoria
Town of Wabush
Town of Woody Point
A big thank you to the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador for signing the Purple Day Proclamation and recognizing Purple Day! Epilepsy Newfoundland and Labrador representatives were invited to witness the signing of the Proclamation with the Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services, and to witness Ministerial Statements read in the House of Assembly on Purple Day. Below are excerpts from the statements:
We would like to invite cities and towns all across the province to sign the Purple Day Proclamation in 2018. Contact email@example.com to receive the Proclamation, Purple Day Commitment and our Purple Day 2018 Ambassador’s story. Stand with the more than 10,000 Newfoundlanders and Labradorians who live with epilepsy in our province!
Pictured: Mayor of Corner Brook, Jim Parsons, and ENL Board Member Patsy Lush.
Pictured: Mayor and Council of the Town of St. Lawrence signing the 2018 Purple Day Proclamation.
Pictured: Mayor of Paradise Dan Bobbett and ENL Community Information Officer Sarah Mercer.
We would like to thank the following towns and cities for signing the Purple Day Proclamation for 2017:Bonavista, St. John’s, Whiteway, Irishh-Summerside, Hawke’s Bay, Lourdes, Victoria, Flat Rock, Chance Cove, Torbay, Buchans, Fleurdelys, Pasadena, Heart’s Desire, Cape St. George, Small Point Adam’s Cove, Winterland, Birchy Bay, Garnish, Mount Pearl, Paradise, Grand-Falls Windsor, St. George’s, Woody Point, Ramea, Grand Bank, St. Lawrence, Carbonear, Appleton, Avondale, Bay Roberts, Wabush, Kippens, Conception Harbour, Lark Harbour, Stephenville, Gander and the Province of NL.
This is the MOST proclamations we have had signed to date. Thank you!
ENL Information Officer, Gina Hartmann with His Worship Denis O’Keefe. Mayor of St. John’s
Gina Hartmann with Mayor of Paradise Dan Bobbett, Deputy Mayor Of Mount Pearl Jim Locke and Torbay’s Mayor Ralph Tapper and Councillor Craig Scott.
ENL Member Marie Matheson and Mayor Claude Elliott of Gander
Town of Kippens: Jessica Skinner (Miss Teen NL), Pauline Duffy (Epilepsy NL Board Member), Debbie Brake-Patten (Deputy Mayor of Kippens), John Finn (MHA Stephenville-Port au Port) and Lenny Hann (Town Manager/CAO).
To read the Statements presented at the House of Assmebly that day please click here