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Walk for Sick Kids in Toronto’s Coronation Park on Sunday June 12

If you haven’t heard yet, this Sunday, thousands of Canadians in Toronto will be taking part in the Wal-Mart Walk for Miracles.  They will be walking to help to fund medical care and  research that will benefit children in the GTA.

Children and Mickey at last year's Walk

Children and Mickey at last year's Walk (source: http://www.walmartwalkformiracles.ca)

The Toronto walk  kicks off at Coronation Park, where you can walk  along Toronto Maple Leafs celebs  and Disney characters like Mickey Mouse.

The Toronto walk will raise money  and all proceeds will go to The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and there will be simultaneous walks in the rest of Canada.

Last year  over 15,000 people participated in the walk across Canada and raised a  record $4.8 million.

Registration is opens at 8 am with a 1 or 5 K walk option. The walk starts at 10 AM.  Details can be found at: http://www.walmartwalkformiracles.ca/en/ww_loc.html?location=toronto