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13 April 2009

Wilma Macfarlane Coordinates Book Drive at the Aba Spring Meeting

From April 16 - 18, the American Bar Association, Section of Business Law, will hold its Spring Meeting at the all new Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre. Wilma Macfarlane, Farris’ Manager, Library Services, is coordinating this year’s Public Service Project.

This year’s project is titled Bring-a-Book Project to Promote Children’s Literacy. Background The book drive is designed for the children served by Vancouver’s Union Gospel Mission, a local outreach group helping Vancouver’s hungry and homeless citizens. The project is sponsored by the Pro Bono Subcommittee of the Business and Corporate Litigation Committee and co-sponsored by this Committee, the Young Lawyer Forum, the Pro Bono Services Subcommittee of the Business Bankruptcy Committee, and the local Vancouver law firm members of the Spring Meeting host committee, with coordination from Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP.

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