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The Grammy Museum is giving $200,000 USD ($262,450 CAD) to 15 different organizations to do scientific music-related research and preserve important musical archives. The money is coming from the...
When the government is your parent, as Valerie McMurtry, president and CEO of the Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada, puts it in a nutshell, what happens to the kids that age out of the...
Toronto business executive Jim Leech has enjoyed philanthropic leadership roles with such foundations as Mastercard and Toronto General & Western Hospital, but the Association of Fundraising...
The Slaight Family Foundation has donated $15 million to the United Way Greater Toronto to aid the fastest growing age population in Ontario — seniors, whose numbers are expected to double...
Pop star Taylor Swift has released a star-studded music video to support her pro-LGBTQ song "You Need To Calm Down." Throughout the video Swift and her friends are confronted by an angry...
A new augmented reality mobile game supported by Ellen DeGeneres is being used to help gorillas in Rwanda. Gorillas! is the new game created by augmented reality app maker Krikey in partnership with...
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have reconfigured their joint "Sussex Royal" Instagram account to follow only 16 other accounts around the world as a gesture...
As the Association of Funding Professional’s 2018 Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year, Toronto’s Mark S. Bonham has bolstered the LGBTQ community’s quality of life with his...
More than a hundred children with various personal challenges, medical to emotional, are currently enjoying a trip to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida for Dreams Take Flight courtesy of Air...
Mental health problems are on the rise in America, and Godsmack’s Sully Erna knows it. He remembers being a troubled kid and all these years later, at 51, feels this is the area he wants to...

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