Child Welfare

It's a long way from Vancouver to Uganda, but Canadian-born action star Taylor Kitsch (John Carter, Battleship) has embraced Africa to the extent that he reportedly has "hakuna...
For Sarah McLachlan's symphony tour this summer, the multi-platinum-selling singer-songwriter has teamed with Tickets-for-Charity.com, which offers seats for various events "at the same...
Montreal pop-rock band Simple Plan, whose eponymous Foundation has made substantial donations over the past seven years to various child and youth related causes, will be honoured with the 2012...
TOMS Shoes, the One for One company that for the past eight years has been donating one pair of shoes to a child in need for every pair it sells, is now doing a similar thing with its brand new...
Veteran Canadian actor William Shatner remains best known as Captain James Kirk from the famed TV series Star Trek. As Kirk, Shatner piloted the starship Enterprise through the galaxies, but...
Charity is nothing new to Scott Hartnell, the youngest of four siblings and whose parents were school teachers. He is one of the more generous Philadelphia Flyers when it comes to donating his...
There’s Ollie, Tilly, Rebecca and Gina, all huge fans of One Direction, the newest UK boy band to enjoy adoration from millions of young people. These kids are a little different though in...
When actor Michael Kash mounts the stage at Toronto’s Theatre Centre on February 20, he’ll be doing more than just channeling his character in Eugene O’Neill’s gripping and...
Charity was far from the minds of the ecstatic girls that comprised the majority of the 2750-capacity audience at Toronto’s Massey Hall last night (Dec. 21) for Justin Bieber’s rare...
Two British Columbia rock bands — one unknown and unsigned; the other, one of the biggest in the world — have joined forces to bring attention to the story of a one-year-old girl...

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