Friday, December 15, 2017

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Megan McNeil

Megan McNeil used her song The Will to Survive to help others.

Putting a Face on Calgary’s Past

Alberta Champions Society unveils first “Field of Fame” Calgary, AB – On May 20th, the  Alberta Champions Society unveiled six monuments to pay posthumous tribute to some of the greatest Albertans who ever lived, five prominent men and one woman, who helped shape our city, our province and our nation. The unveiling is set for […]

California Wine Fair and The James Fund

Three Days Grace, Tom Hanks, Nickelback, Dolly Parton and the Kratt Brothers all have one thing in common. Wanna know what it is?

Driven to Sustain

Two idealists, one green van, and a world record fueled by french fries. Oh, and national media in both Canada and the US, along with dozens of stories in local markets coast to coast.

An evening of wine…and great heart

TORONTO The United States Consul General cordially invites you to uncork California’s sunshine in a bottle at the 2010 California Wine Fair. And as if FABULOUS wine weren’t enough,  iconic rockers Nickelback and Three Days Grace have thrown in a little song, by way of signed guitars they are donating for the Silent Auction. Tom […]

Homelessness: It’s not an “us” and “them” Situation

Ray May knows what it’s like to lose everything. He battled back from the streets and now helps other older homeless men do the same. But it’s getting harder with each passing day. Here’s why.

Not in time…again

For reasons of patient confidentiality, especially because she was a child, I cannot tell you her real name but — I’ll call her Katie. For a long time, Katie had been fighting neuroblastoma, one of the deadliest of childhood cancers. She died last week at the age of 13. I got to know Katie when […]

Jack Lenz, Elaine Overholt and the women of Big Voice help the Good Neighbours’ Club

It was a Directors Dinner like The Good Neighbours’ Club had never seen. This was no stodgy affair; it was an evening made magic by the power of story and fifteen gutsy women who sang their hearts out. The women are all featured performers in a new television show called BIG VOICE which will air […]

Paul Croutch – The Day of the Homeless

The Day of the Homeless honoured Paul Croutch, a homeless man who died as the result of injuries sustained from a beating by drunken soldiers, was honoured in a special day, as were other victims of the street.

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