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Virtual Volunteering: Helping Others From Your Home

Many people would love to get more involved in volunteer work, but it can be difficult, especially when you're already so busy with your own life. That's where virtual volunteering comes in. There are many ways (both large and small) to help your fellow humans right from your own computer. Being

Sports & Social Inclusion

By Justine Curatolo Sport is universal. “Sport speaks to people in a language they can understand.”  It transcends boundaries and provides opportunities for all human beings regardless of race, colour, religion, age, physical ability, circumstance or economic background to connect with each other and the world around them. Further, sport can

Donating Life

By Paul Redman This is all about doing something good to help someone else. My name is Paul and for some years I have been very interested in health issues. This interest in health led me on to looking at people with kidney failure and how it affects their lives having

Make a Statement When You Buy

Make a Statement When You Buy

By Win Quier We all make purchases almost every day of our lives. Do you stand behind the impact your purchase makes? An impact that shows support to local farmers, the dairy, bovine and poultry industries. Your purchases speak loudly to the different industries and what some do for the all-mighty

Without the Gift of Sight

Without the Gift of Sight

Glass half full – a phrase often used, and rarely fully appreciated. We often pay more heed to what’s missing in our lives than what we should be grateful for. An example may be the sense of sight - rarely perceived as an asset or a gift. But for many

Choosing to be Spacious

Choosing to be Spacious

By Christine Guthrie What does it mean in our society to be seen? To be noticed, appreciated, heard? Is it a fearful thing to be noticed? In our communities we need to experience processes of belonging that affirm us as individuals at the same time as providing communal group experiences that promote

Five Ways to Give Back While Shopping Online

CoinUp rounds up your spend to the nearest on purchases and forwards the change to a charity of your choice. This can be done with every debit card transaction, which can over time at up to quite a bit. The Gifts That Give Back sends a portion of all your gift spend

No Need for Greed

By Nivedita Singh The presence of so many alternatives in our life makes one wonder how fortunate we are (or are we?). Making a choice is suddenly harder than we thought. The current environment requires every logical person to think through every decision they make, purely because things aren’t so simple

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