Official Visit of Their Royal Highnesses the Crown Prince Couple of Denmark
Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark will be our guests of honour at The Rotary Club of Toronto luncheon meeting to be held on Friday, September 19, 2014, in the Concert Hall at the Fairmont Royal York.  
We will be honoured by the presence of their Royal Highnesses the Crown Prince and the Crown Princess of Denmark who are attending in support of our guest speaker, Thorkil Sonne, the Founder and Chairman of “Specialisterne” and the not for profit “Special People Foundation”. The Foundation has as its mission the enabling of one million jobs for people with autism and similar challenges.
On the occasion of the official Canadian visit by the Royal Couple from September 17 to 19, a large Danish business delegation headed by the Danish Minister for Trade and Development Corporation will travel to Ottawa and Toronto to strengthen and increase existing business relationships between Denmark and Canada. Danish companies in fashion, healthcare, pharma, medical devices, food and beverage, building construction, interior design, city planning and energy efficiency fields will be represented.
HRH Crown Prince Frederik was born on May 26, 1968. The Crown Prince is the son of HM Queen Margrethe II and HRH Prince Henrik of Denmark. He is in line to succeed to the throne and is regent when HM the Queen is out of the country. On May 4, 2004, HRH the Crown Prince married Miss Mary Elizabeth Donaldson from Tasmania, Australia, who became HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark. The couple has four children, Prince Christian, Princess Isabella, Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine, the latter twins born on January 8, 2011.
The Crown Prince and Crown Princess graced with their presence on the opening of the Rotary International Convention at the Bella Center in Copenhagen 2006. Now we are honoured by their attendance at our Friday luncheon, September 19, 2014.
Mark the date in your calendar now and be sure not to miss a special occasion in our club.  Call 416-363-0604 for tickets.