First Lady Perdue joins bearable hugs campaign

Press Release

ATLANTA, GA - First Lady Mary Perdue is teaming up with the Georgia Division of Child Support Services (DCSS) and its Fatherhood Program to collect and distribute teddy bears and other stuffed animals for children as part of the 'Bearable Hugs for Georgia's Children' campaign TOMORROW, Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 10 a.m.  Mrs. Perdue will kick off the program by visiting patients at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. The toys will be given to children receiving care at pediatric facilities, women's shelters, law enforcement agencies and other organizations throughout Georgia.

WHO:             First Lady Mary Perdue

WHEN:           Wednesday, February 10, 2010

10:00 a.m. (arrive)

10:30 a.m. (press conference begins)

WHERE:        Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

Child Life Zone

1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE

Atlanta, Ga

Source: Governor Perdue's Press Office