BILL MORNEAU Happy Holidays to everyone!

Bill-Morneau-Holiday-cabbagetownI would like to wish you and your family a wonderful holiday season filled with special moments to be remembered with your loved ones.
This season is an opportunity for us to show what it means to be part of a community. I encourage you and your family to take this opportunity to spread the joy by volunteering in our community here in Toronto Centre, give to families in need, and welcome those who may be celebrating alone, into your home.
In my office and in Ottawa, 2018 was a year of hard work and real change. As the year draws to a close and we transition into 2019, I’m looking forward to continuing our work together to make a real difference for our community.

 
I welcome everyone to join me on December 13th at the 519 Community Centre at 6 p.m. for my annual holiday party, along with a very special announcement.
Hope to see you there, and happy holidays!

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