Senator Mobina Jaffer Saves Lives From Malaria in Uganda

BUY-A-NET: Senator Mobina Jaffer Saves Lives From Malaria in Uganda

KINGSTON, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 22, 2007) – Debra Lefebvre, Founder, BUY-A-NET Malaria Prevention Group (BAN) today announced Senator Mobina Jaffer will participate in a net distribution event at Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda, on Friday, November 23, 2007.

“It is with great pride that we welcome Senator Jaffer to distribute bed nets with representatives of BUY-A-NET in the Oncology Unit at Mulago Hospital,” said Lefebvre. “The nets were purchased with a portion of the $4,350.00 raised at the Parli-A-Net reception on Parliament Hill last month. Senator Jaffer was there. She is a strong supporter of BUY-A-NET and our efforts in malaria prevention. Senator Jaffer’s history of effective leadership and action on humanitarian issues is exemplary and well known. We feel incredibly fortunate and are excited to have her endorsement. BUY-A-NET continues to make a real difference in families as we protect them from this preventable disease,” said Lefebvre.

Senator Jaffer is in Kampala with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and other Canadian government officials for the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting.

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