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09:00 ET Celebrate Canada Day virtually and support frontline healthcare heroes

VANCOUVER, BC, June 4, 2020 /CNW/ - The 4th annual Canada Day Drumming Celebration is moving online due to COVID-19 and physical distancing. Legacy...


Jun 03, 2020, 10:16 ET The TELUS Friendly Future Foundation donates $170,000 to the Fondation du Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal to ensure continuity of COVID-19 screening

MONTREAL, June 3, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The TELUS Friendly Future Foundation has made a major donation of $170,000 to the Centre hospitalier de...


Jun 03, 2020, 10:00 ET Collective COVID-19 Recovery Tops the Agenda at CivicAction's Virtual Re:Action Forum

Mayor John Tory to join forces with civic leaders to collaborate on actions required to rebuild the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area TORONTO, June...


Jun 03, 2020, 08:21 ET Art market leaders host charity auction in support of Canadian food banks

Heffel Fine Art Auction House has partnered with Nicholas Metivier Gallery to host an online charity art auction to benefit Canadians impacted by the ...


Jun 02, 2020, 16:55 ET Government of Canada announces interest relief for First Nations through the First Nations Finance Authority

OTTAWA, June 2, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced today that First Nations with existing ...


Jun 02, 2020, 07:00 ET Technopath Clinical Diagnostics Launches the First Not-For-Profit COVID-19 Antibody Testing Initiative to Support Companies in Ireland

Technopath Clinical Diagnostics today announced that it is rolling out COVID-19 antibody testing in Ireland to help businesses navigate a safer...


Jun 01, 2020, 09:00 ET Joel Plaskett to play online benefit concert opposing gender-based violence, hosted by Canadian housing co-operatives

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - On June 13th, the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada (CHF Canada) will host Tireless Together At Home, a free...


Jun 01, 2020, 08:00 ET Gazprom International Children's Social Programme Football for Friendship Eighth Season to Unite Over 10 000 Participants From All Over the World

Football for Friendship is an annual international children's social programme. The main participants of the programme are girls and boys aged 12,...


Jun 01, 2020, 07:00 ET CNIB Deafblind Community Services Celebrates Staff and Clients in Honour of Deafblind Awareness Month

TORONTO, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - With June being Deafblind Awareness Month, CNIB Deafblind Community Services (DBCS) is honored to celebrate its staff...


May 29, 2020, 18:23 ET Yemen High-Level Pledging Event hosted by Saudi Arabia

The High-Level Pledging Event for the Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen will be hosted by Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, 2 June 2020. The event will be in...


May 29, 2020, 12:42 ET Tourisme Montréal: 2020 Annual General Meeting

Tourisme Montréal looked back on its 2019 activities and initiatives that generated substantial economic benefits for Montréal and led to the city's...


May 29, 2020, 09:00 ET Serta Simmons Bedding to Donate Mattresses to Long Term Care Homes and Shelters in Toronto and Quebec

TORONTO, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Serta Simmons Bedding (SSB), Canada's premier mattress company will donate mattresses to local long-term care homes and ...


May 28, 2020, 17:00 ET Wheaton Precious Metals Releases Inaugural 2019 Sustainability Report and Provides Update on Community Support and Response Fund

TSX: WPM NYSE: WPM VANCOUVER, May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Wheaton Precious Metals™ Corp. ("Wheaton" or the "Company") is pleased to release its inaugural...


May 28, 2020, 08:15 ET The Maison Hennessy Gives Back to the Bartenders Benevolent Fund

Moët Hennessy in Canada, distributed by Charton Hobbs, launches Coming Together national campaign to support the hospitality industry MONTRÉAL, May...


May 28, 2020, 08:00 ET AIR MILES brings together an all-star cast, challenging Canadians to bust a move in support of Kids Help Phone

Who's ready to dance? AIR MILES collaborates with Jessi Cruickshank, Sarah and Gianni from Walk Off The Earth and other well-known performers to...


May 28, 2020, 07:00 ET Kids Help Phone Never Dance Alone-a-thon powered by BMO in Support of Youth in Canada

In Response to COVID-19, the 19th Annual Walk So Kids Can Talk Transforms into a New Virtual Fundraiser TORONTO, May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Kids Help...


May 28, 2020, 07:00 ET Jack.org and the Canadian Medical Association Foundation bring digital mental health education to young people

Critical resources like Be There and Virtual Jack Talks will help young people support themselves and one another through these challenging times...


May 28, 2020, 07:00 ET Inorbital launches Project Giveback to support COVID-19 recovery

"Project Giveback" is a new contest that we've designed to contribute to the recovery from COVID-19 by providing complete pro-bono web design service ...


May 28, 2020, 06:31 ET Amazon Watch, Amazon Aid Foundation, Rainforest Foundation US, COICA, and EMA team up for 'Artists United for Amazonia' Livestream Global Event

On May 28, 2020, Sting, Barbra Streisand, Jane Fonda, Morgan Freeman, Carlos Santana, Dave Matthews, Jane Goodall, Jeff Bridges, Peter Gabriel,...


May 27, 2020, 11:30 ET The Nunavik Cooperative Movement Honoured - Named as the 2020 Large Co-operative of the Year, Ilagiisaq-FCNQ Looks to the Future with Confidence in Spite of the Pandemic

BAIE-D'URFÉ, QC, May 27, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Ilagiisaq, the fédération des coopératives du Nunavik, is the winner of the 2020 Large co-operative of...


May 27, 2020, 11:00 ET Sheldon Kennedy statement on receiving the Order of Sport Award

CALGARY, May 27, 2020 /CNW/ - Respect Group congratulates our Co-Founder, Sheldon Kennedy on receiving the Order of Sport award 2020. "We are forever ...


May 27, 2020, 09:00 ET New Survey Shows 1 in 4 Canadians Don't Understand Dangers of Sun Exposure

Save Your Skin Foundation urges Canadians to get informed about melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer TORONTO, May 27, 2020 /CNW/ - Save Your Skin...


May 26, 2020, 12:00 ET Genome Alberta - Understanding COVID-19 Severity in Children

CALGARY, May 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Children are affected by COVID-19 differently than adults. Exactly why is not clearly understood and here in Alberta...


May 26, 2020, 11:05 ET Hard-to-obtain tax credits and benefits for poor people

MONTREAL, May 26, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Often alone and isolated, the poorest people in our society struggle to do their taxes, which can have a...


May 26, 2020, 08:10 ET Spin Master Delivers the Joy of Play Donating Close to 90,000 Toys to Children Across North America

TORONTO, May 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY, www.spinmaster.com) a leading global children's entertainment company is donating close to...