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Child Welfare

It’s so simple it sounds almost trite, and yet it’s true: something as everyday as a bicycle can, in the right circumstances, actually change a life. That’s the take-away from a new...
Susanne Courtney is the kind of woman you pray to be seated next to on a long-haul flight.  Smart, charming, peripatetic, fluently bilingual in French and English and with a dossier that...
Sean Kingston, the “Beautiful Girls” hitmaker and co-star with Justin Bieber on the more recent “Eenie Meanie” single, is starting his own foundation. “We’re...
Toronto’s Planet in Focus International Environmental Film & Video Festival, now in its 11th year, runs October 13 to 17 and will screen 90 feature films, documentaries and short films...
Sylvia Allen has taken her expertise in sponsorship and public relations as head of New Jersey’s Allen Consulting to spearhead Sylvia’s Children Inc., a non-profit created to help the...
Bryan Adams was recently honoured with the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the 2010 Juno Awards in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, which he was unable to accept in person when the...
The professional curling season will draw to a close this week with the World Curling Tour’s Players Championship, and folks who support the fight against hunger should be cheering the rink...
Toronto R&B-pop singer Melanie Fiona, whose song “It Kills Me” was nominated for a 2010 Grammy Award in January and debut album, The Bridge, is up for a JUNO Award this month, has...
Harvey McKinnon has made a lot of money for a lot of non-profits. By his own estimation, the author of 2008’s 11 Questions Every Donor Asks and founder of Canadian fundraising consultancy...
The Body Shop is continuing to raise funds to stop human trafficking of children and young people through the sale of Soft Hands, Kind Heart Hand Cream, just $10. The first-year campaign in 2009...

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