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We drink it, bathe in it, swim in it. So let’s take care of it. The Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie co-hosted and curated a fundraising gala that included words of water from such well-...
Maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle has been important to R&B/soul singer Jully Black since her high school years, so she should make a great host for Kidney Cancer Canada’s Kick It...
Bruce Cockburn, who recently received the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award, has added another cause to his life-long interests — suicide awareness and prevention. The famed Canadian folk...
MAGIC!, the Los Angeles-based Canadian transplants whose reggae-pop song “Rude” went double-platinum in Canada before their debut album comes out in June, will be joining Simple Plan...
Who but a 10-year-old would imagine a way to fundraise that involves other kids and camp? That’s what Bayley Abrams, now 12, whose mom is the founder of the not for-profit Imagine a Cure...
Aspiring pop stars hoping to balance dreams of glory with something more meaningful should consider entering the My Song for Change contest, currently accepting submissions until June 1.  Last...
CBC Radio host and mental health advocate Jeff Liberty, who last year released a charity album of rarities by Glass Tiger’s Alan Frew to Crowded House members, is staging his fourth annual...
The Agency Group, one of Canada’s biggest booking agency, has put together a memorial concert May 10 at Toronto’s Horseshoe Tavern, a year after their colleague and friend Paul Gourlie...
Raphael Lemkin coined the term "genocide" in 1944 and was the driving force behind the United Nations bringing into force the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of...
The story of the Congo is largely a tragic one, and one of its sad chapters involves Virunga National Park, the subject of a new documentary bearing the park's name from British director Orlando...

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