To: Canadian, provincial and territorial government leaders and Canadians

Rename Summer Civic Holiday After Terry Fox across Canada

Rename Summer Civic Holiday After Terry Fox across Canada

Each province/territory has a civic holiday. Many named after historic leaders. In these changing times, and with people questioning the role of past leaders, it is time to move forward and rename the civic holiday the same name from sea to sea to sea -- after someone who had a dream and continues to inspire. Someone we should all be proud of and want to learn about. We are still on Terry's Marathon of Hope -- something we all need now.

Why is this important?

Terry Fox, Canada's greatest hero -- is someone we can all be proud of. The August civic holiday should follow Manitoba's lead be renamed #TerryFoxDay across Canada- a national hero who’s reach grows each year. All these others who civic holidays are named for well you never know ....