May 25, 2015

Charlie Storwick to Perform at Ronald McDonald House BC’s 7th Annual Amazing Journey

Nicola Pender / Thunderbird Films

May 25, 2015 (Vancouver, BC) – On Saturday, June 6th, Ronald McDonald House BC is celebrating Canada’s new National Health and Fitness Day with the 7th annual Amazing Journey. Competitors in teams of two will race through Vancouver’s Cambie corridor while completing a series of fun challenges. Tasks can range from scavenger hunts to street karaoke, and prizes are awarded to the top fundraisers, fastest team, and best dressed. Some Assembly Required star Charlie Storwick will be making a special appearance, performing for the teams at a barbecue after they cross the finish line. 
 
Teams are encouraged to raise $250.00 leading up to race day, but the minimum amount required to participate is $25. The Amazing Journey is a great event for parent/child teams, family, friends and coworkers. Some Assembly Required’s Harrison Houde will also be joining Charlie during her set for a special performance. 
 
Please visit www.amazingjourney.ca to learn more.

For more information on Canada’s National Health and Fitness Day visit http://www.johnweston.ca/?p=7859

About Ronald McDonald House BC – Since 1983, Ronald McDonald House BC has opened its doors and arms to overwhelmed families who need to keep the spirit of hope alive as they engage in the fight of their lives. A home-away-from-home for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families, Ronald McDonald House BC serves 2,500 every year. It is more than just a place for families to stay – it’s a place for families to heal better together. To learn more about RMH BC and its services to BC and Yukon, please visit www.rmhbc.ca.
 
About Some Assembly Required – Some Assembly Required is shot in front of a live-studio audience in Burnaby, BC and centers on an eclectic group of teenagers who run a toy company. As the new owner of Knickknack Toys, fourteen-year-old Jarvis Raines hires a group of friends from school to help him create awesome new toys. Following the teens’ comedic day-to-day adventures, this live-action series created by Dan Signer (A.N.T. Farm, Mr. Young) and Howard Nemetz (Mr. Young, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody), stars Young Artist Awards nominee, Kolton Stewart, and 2015 Canadian Screen Awards nominee and Next Star winner Charlie Storwick. Some Assembly Required is currently the #1 show on YTV and will be premiering around the world on Netflix on June 19th.

Media contact 
Nicola Pender – Director of Marketing and Publicity
nicola@thunderbird.tv
t. 604-683-3555