Child Welfare

Get off their cell phones. That is the biggest obstacle believes former NBA player Bruce Bowen between kids and a healthy lifestyle. When Bowen came to Toronto recently as part of the NBA All-Star...
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Ecuador on Saturday night (April 16) has resulted in at least 350 deaths and 2,068 injuries so far. Damage from the quake and a reported more than 230 aftershocks is...
When Morgan Freeman declared the film Spotlight the Best Picture winner of the 88th Academy Awards it indeed shone a light on an incredibly dark scandal. Based on the real-life reporting done by...
Toronto’s The Slaight Family Foundation (SFF) has announced that 11 Canadian national charities that serve children and youth will each receive a donation of $1 million. The selection of the...
Married actors Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher have donated $1 million ($1,382,600 CAD) to Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee in order to help Syrian refugees. Baron Cohen...
Toy company Mattel's charitable foundation is doing its part to help hospitalized children play around thanks to $90,000 in grants it's giving to nine separate children's hospitals....
Over six albums of sophisticated piano pop Nashville-by-way-of-Indiana musician Jon McLaughlin has done things like duet with Sara Bareilles, perform at the Academy Awards and tour the world. It...
Sheldon Kennedy's story is well-known, if only nervously whispered about in the ice rinks and community centres across Canada. A star junior hockey player for the Swift Current Broncos in the...
One hundred fifty-six separate theatre locations will open their doors for free Cineplex Community Day movie screenings to support WE's Free The Children campaign on the morning of Saturday, Oct...
New Zealand rock band Crowded House and British actor Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Star Trek Into The Darkness) have teamed up for the new music video "Help Is...

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