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13:31 ET New Billboard Celebrates Northwestern Ontario Forest Sector

A Sustainable Sector Supporting Local Economies DRYDEN, ON, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The newest billboard under the It Takes a Forest public awareness...


12:30 ET Music Canada calls on Government of Canada to Fix Safe Harbours to Close the Value Gap and Save the Creative Middle Class

TORONTO, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - In a new report, Music Canada is calling for the Government of Canada to rebalance the music marketplace and restore...


12:15 ET Citizen Day: 400 employees join forces with 30 non-profits for the company's annual day of community volunteering

MONTREAL, June 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - L'Oréal Canada held its Citizen Day on June 25, a day of community volunteering that allows all employees to...


09:49 ET Latin Fever Hits Toronto Canada! TD Salsa on St. Clair Street Festival Celebrates 15 Years with the Biggest Dance Party Ever!

Join the party as the TD Salsa in Toronto Festival announces an exciting performer lineup for its main event and Canada's favourite Latino-themed...


09:33 ET Meet Ellie: An Adorable Chihuahua Who Has Become the 300,000th Pet Adopted at a PetSmart Store in Canada

BURLINGTON, ON, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Meet Ellie. She's a senior rescue pup who recently became the 300,000th pet in Canada to find a forever home...


09:00 ET ABC Life Literacy Canada releases two new Money Matters videos

TORONTO, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - National literacy organization ABC Life Literacy Canada (ABC) has just released two new videos relating to its Money...


Jun 25, 2019, 13:30 ET CNA and CNS congratulate 2019 Canadian Nuclear Achievement award winners

OTTAWA, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA) and the Canadian Nuclear Society (CNS) would like to congratulate the winners of ...


Jun 25, 2019, 07:00 ET Catalyst Names Norie Campbell, Michael Cherny, Alison Jeffrey, and Sandra Stuart 2019 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions

Four Champions to be Celebrated at 10th Anniversary Catalyst Canada Honours Dinner Gala TORONTO, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Catalyst announced today its...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:03 ET Memory Bridge Documentary Airs on Amazon PRIME that Reveals New Way to Communicate With People Who Have Dementia Featuring Celebrated Canadians Jean Vanier and Dr. Sue Johnson.

A new documentary "Love Is Listening: Dementia Without Loneliness" was released on Amazon PRIME on June 26 featuring celebrated Canadians, Jean...


Jun 24, 2019, 07:15 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - OPSEU rally in support of vulnerable kids and the Ottawa Children's Aid Society/

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - OPSEU members from the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa will be rallying in support of the children and families they...


Jun 23, 2019, 17:50 ET The Scotiabank Charity Challenge raises a record $1.2 million dollars at the 2019 Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon and 5k

Canadians Ben Preisner and Natasha Wodak win in front of a sold out field of 6,440 VANCOUVER, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The 2019 Scotiabank Vancouver...


Jun 21, 2019, 14:48 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - OPSEU rally in support of vulnerable kids and the Ottawa Children's Aid Society

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - OPSEU members from the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa will be rallying in support of the children and families they...


Jun 21, 2019, 11:46 ET Retail calls on BC government to restore sales tax exemption for adult diapers

TORONTO, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada today called on the B.C. Government to restore an exemption from the B.C. Provincial Sales...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:57 ET Multi-Agency Research Confirms North Atlantic Right Whale Mortalities Driven Overwhelmingly By Manmade Causes

A new scientific paper released today in the journal Diseases of Aquatic Organisms reports on the causes of 70 North Atlantic right whale mortalities ...


Jun 20, 2019, 09:00 ET Financial Firms Building Climate Risk Management Programs, According to GARP Survey

Banks, asset managers and insurers have been scaling up their climate risk management programs to address the financial risks posed by extreme...


Jun 19, 2019, 12:45 ET The Government of Canada Supports Civic Community School Projects in Francophone Minority Communities to Foster Vitality

The Government of Canada is proud to announce the launch of the new Civic Community School Support Fund for Francophone Minority Communities OTTAWA,...


Jun 19, 2019, 04:00 ET $ 1,500,018 for the CHUM and its patients: when the extraordinary becomes reality!

MONTRÉAL, June 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At the occasion of the Grand Banquet de l'extraordinaire of the Fondation du Centre Hospitalier de...


Jun 18, 2019, 14:01 ET Elizabeth Hirst, APR FCPRS LM receives 2019 CPRS Outstanding Achievement Award

EDMONTON, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) honoured Elizabeth Hirst, APR, FCPRS LM with the 2019 CPRS Outstanding...


Jun 18, 2019, 13:47 ET Death Shows No Mercy to GTA Homeless

TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The numbers are staggering. On any given night, over 9,200 people in Toronto are homeless. In 2018, 91 deaths were...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:50 ET Mastercard Foundation Appoints Two New Members to its Board of Directors

Today, the Mastercard Foundation announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors, the Honourable Louise Arbour and Dominic...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:38 ET Autism Speaks Canada is excited to announce that applications for 2019 round of Family Services Community Grants is open; Since 2010, over $4 million has been granted to support programs and services across Canada

Autism Speaks Canada invites charitable organizations to submit their letter of intent for 2019 Family Services Community Grants by June 21, 2019....


Jun 18, 2019, 12:07 ET Cookies to Celebrate the Longest Day of SMILES

TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Let's kick-off the first day of summer with smiles for children living with cleft lip and cleft palate conditions. And ...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:18 ET Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security Applauds Food Policy for Canada

Leadership and collaboration across all levels of government and political parties critical to achieve food security for all Canadians MISSISSAUGA,...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Canadians Surveyed with Credit Protection Insurance Say it is a Convenient, Effective, and Affordable Form of Financial Protection for Mortgages and Loans

Consumer expectations for claims payouts are being met by the industry TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The experience of Canadians with Credit...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Philanthropic Foundations Canada (PFC) Announces a New President and CEO

MONTREAL, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Philanthropic Foundations Canada (PFC) has appointed Jean-Marc Mangin as their new President and CEO,...