Education

Musician and career-long Indigenous rights activist Buffy Sainte-Marie was given the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the Juno Gala Dinner & Awards, April 1 in Ottawa, by fellow musician...
Is Canada poised to become the global frontrunner in areas of food safety and sustainability? That’s a primary goal of Ontario’s Arrell Family Foundation, which this week donated $20...
Civil disobedience may potentially earn someone $250,000 USD ($336,023 CAD). That is the recently announced cash reward that will go to the winner of the first ever Disobedience Award being presented...
Millions of girls around the world are still being denied an education, so it's a powerful thing when smart women sing. That could be the tagline of the new video by Oxford University's...
An impressive gesture by Chance the Rapper may change the way people think about the notoriously extravagant spending habits of hip-hop stars. The 23-year-old American musician and songwriter...
Pop musician Rihanna has been awarded Harvard University's 2017 Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award. The star behind hit songs like "Umbrella" and "Work" started her Believe...
Five Canadian charities will split $150,000 USD ($196,442 CAD) as part of office supply retailer Staples' 2 Million & Change worldwide program, which directs funding to non-profit...
Unique memorabilia from the likes of Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Adele, Stevie Nicks and many more high profile musical acts are up for auction right now to support the Grammy Foundation and MusiCares....
The Tragically Hip's frontman Gord Downie turns 53 today. Let’s reignite the flood of donations for his charities, which were set up following the announcement a year ago that he had...
Robbie Robertson’s memoir, Testimony, covers a short but transformative period in the 73-year-old’s life — from birth to 1976. The former guitarist and principal songwriter in The...

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