COVID-19

CAF America (Charities Aid Foundation of America) has announced three recipients of its Excellence in International Philanthropy Award: Flexport.org; Gavi - The Vaccine Alliance; and The PepsiCo...
Major League Baseball (MLB) opened its 2021 season at the beginning of April, and commissioner Rob Manfred wrote an open letter to fans to welcome them back and outline some of its COVID-19 protocols...
  Glen Hansard, Patti Smith, Richard Marx, Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top), Rosanne Cash, Marc Cohn, Shawn Colvin, Joan Osborne are among the many artists participating in an April 15 virtual...
The Slaight Family Foundation, one of Toronto’s most wide-reaching and generous philanthropic family foundations, is divvying up $30 million to 19 Canadian organizations offering mental health...
International Women’s Day was first held in 1911 and is held annually on March 8 to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women while also acting as a call to...
A big online celebration is being held for the birthday of singer-songwriter, actor and activist Harry Belafonte on Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. (EST) with proceeds going to his not-...
The Tragically Hip will receive the Music Canada-sponsored Humanitarian Award at this year’s 50th annual Juno Awards ceremony. The Humanitarian Award recognizes outstanding Canadian artists...
Black Lives Matter Canada has launched a fundraising campaign for the Canada Black Mutual Aid Fund, which will provide a one-time $250 microgrant to one thousand Black individuals and families that...
The Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival will look a little different this year without the usual frenzy of activity coming from the Rideau Canal. Because of the ongoing pandemic, the dragon boat races...
A national awareness campaign is hoping to generate government support for the Canadian live music sector and those impacted by its shutdown due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The Canadian Live...

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