New book 'Chucky the Lonely Inukshuk' goes on sale in support of charity
Published Friday, November 13, 2009 12:05PM EST
A Toronto author and renowned artists have teamed up and released a new children’s book in hopes of raising $50,000 for charity.
Authored by Judith McMurray and with art from the Tobin School of Fine Art, Chucky the Lonely Inukshuk is going on sale at select stores across the GTA on Saturday Nov. 14.
The author and contributing artists, seven members of the Tobin School of Fine Art, including D.A. Dunford, Loretta Rogers, Susan Gosevitz, Karen Genovese, Darcey Sills and junior members Megan Torisawa and Simon Dunford, son of D.A. Dunford, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age five, are generously donating all net proceeds from the sale of the book directly to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada.
The book may be purchased at Chapters/Indigo and Rogers Plus video stores. All proceeds go to the JDRF.