MEDIA ADVISORY: Thousands of pro-life Canadians to descend on Parliament Hill to March for Life

Ottawa, May 9, 2018 –  On Thursday, May 10, 2018, the National March for Life in Ottawa, the largest annual pro-life demonstration in Canada, will start at 12:30pm with a rally on the steps of Parliament Hill followed by the March through the streets of Ottawa at 1:30pm. The rally will feature political, spiritual and pro-life leaders who will attest to this year’s theme of being Pro-Life – All In.

The pre-march rally will feature speakers including:

John-Henry Westen, Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief, LifeSiteNews
Marie-Claire Bissonnette, Coordinator, CLC Youth
Pastor Joseph Kiirya, River Jordan Ministries
Jim Hughes, National President, Campaign Life Coalition
Most Reverend Terrence Prendergast, S.J., Archbishop of Ottawa
His Eminence, Thomas Cardinal Collins, Archdiocese of Toronto
Dale Barr, Regional Coordinator, Silent No More Awareness Campaign
Felicia Simard, Choice42
Harold Albrecht, Member of Parliament, Kitchener Conestoga
Catherine Glenn Foster, President and CEO, Americans United for Life

When: Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 12:30pm (Rally for Life) and 1:30pm (March for Life)

Where: Parliament Hill

For full schedule of events, go to

About Campaign Life Coalition

Campaign Life Coalition (CLC) is a national, pro-life organization working at all levels of government to secure full legal protection for all human beings from the time of conception (fertilization) to natural death. CLC is the organizer of the National March for Life. For more information visit

Media Contacts:
Jeff Gunnarson, Vice-President, Campaign Life Coalition, 519-835-8201
Mary Ellen Douglas, National Organizer, Campaign Life Coalition, 613-389-4472
Matthew Wojciechowski, Spokesperson, Campaign Life Coalition, 647-896-4906
Marie-Claire Bissonnette, Spokesperson, Campaign Life Coalition 905-818-8924