Samaritanmag

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

Etan Vlessing

The family of George Floyd has raised $13.6 million (USD) through a GoFundMe campaign, which has earned the most donors ever via the social media fundraising platform ever.  Having launched...
The Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation has received $20,000 for work to help kids with disabilities from Toronto mobile app developer TheAppLabb, which won the prize in a...
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft donated a Super Bowl ring to be auctioned off to support food charities Feeding America, Meals On Wheels, World Central Kitchen and No Kid Hungry during the...
Mattress retailer Sleep Country is donating $1.5 million worth of products across Canada to help contribute to safe housing for homeless families and individuals during the coronavirus pandemic...
The giant kitchens at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto usually cooks and caters to fans cheering on their favourite sport teams or music artists. But with the 19,800-capacity venue darkened during the...
Amid the coronavirus crisis, major at-home fundraising concerts have taken place to raise funds for frontline workers, food security, and other related-issues arising from the the impact of the...
The Canadian Country Music Association Foundation is joining with 20 country music performers for Canada Together: In Concert, a five-night TV at-home concert series to support the COVID-19...
The Ontario Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture and members of the music industry are supporting local artists performing from the safety of their home because the pandemic has put...
Leonardo DiCaprio, Laurene Powell Jobs and Oprah Winfrey have made donations to help launch America's Food Fund, via GoFundMe page, to help tackle hunger during the COVID-19 crisis. The fund will...
Despite Sheridan College shutting down its campuses during the COVID-19 crisis, the educational institution is offering aid to students facing financial hardship or are without a laptop computer or...

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