Samaritanmag

Music-heavy news site about charities, causes and good deeds

Karen Bliss

Toronto-based real estate development company Madison Group donated almost a quarter of a million dollars to the Scarborough Health Network Foundation last month, as part of “a larger...
A fun and fabulous gay male vocal group MANifesto has released a covers album of classics by notable girl groups, such as the Supremes, Spice Girls, the Pointer Sisters and Bananarama, with an aim to...
Canadian fashion designer Ellie Mae has created a limited-edition collection of scrunchies, socks and tote bags, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting Kids Help Phone, Canada’s only 24/7...
Rush frontman Geddy Lee began his acceptance speech at the exclusive Artists For Peace and Justice gala in Toronto on Saturday night (Sept. 11) by cracking a few jokes and being characteristically...
Toronto “man band” MANifesto, the brainchild of R. Kelly Clipperton, release their full-length debut, Pinky Swear, today (Sept. 10), a collection of cover songs from notable girls groups...
Rush singer/bassist Geddy Lee, who had been twice honoured for major humanitarian awards by the Canadian music industry alongside his bandmates, will accept a solo Lifetime Achievement Award this...
Canadian hip hop legend Maestro Fresh Wes has dropped a new single, “Backpack Check,” and companion videos, to provide some encouragement for preschool and elementary kids returning...
The annual Unison Charity Golf Classic is returning this year, abiding by covid safety measures and limited in capacity, and is still in need of sponsors. Funds raise support Unison, the non-...
A one-hour CBC TV and online special, Terry Fox: The Power of One, will air on Monday, Aug. 9, featuring an array of noted Canadians such as Sidney Crosby, Catherine O’Hara, Darryl Sittler...
Saskatoon rockers The Sheepdogs have pledged to donate a minimum of $150,000 over the next decade to help support various local charities, with a specific focus on those benefitting Indigenous...

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