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Feb 15, 2019, 11:18 ET Childhood Cancer Canada Opens the Market

TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Sandi Hancox, VP Fundraising, Childhood Cancer Canada (CCC), joined Shaun McIver, Chief Client Officer, TMX Group, to...


Feb 15, 2019, 10:33 ET Education, income-generation for Rohingya refugees must be top priorities, say Oxfam, Save the Children and World Vision

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Education and income-generating opportunities must be made top priorities for the nearly 1 million...


Feb 14, 2019, 12:20 ET RMA Advances Midwest Efforts with Addition of Thomas J. Parker

The Risk Management Association is pleased to announce the addition of Thomas J. Parker, Midwest Relationship Manager, as part of an expansion that...


Feb 14, 2019, 11:51 ET Venezuela crisis set to worsen in coming days, says World Vision

Resources are needed to provide food, medicine and protection to arriving Venezuelans World Vision is concerned about the impact of the crisis on...


Feb 14, 2019, 07:00 ET Boston Pizza Brings Back its 27th Annual Heart-Shaped Pizza Campaign

Proceeds from this year's fundraising campaign will support charities in local communities across Canada MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Feb 14, 2019, 05:59 ET Walmart Canada announces goal of 13 million meals to Fight Hunger. Spark Change. in 2019

Walmart to contribute $1 million All food and monetary donations raised stay local to support Food Banks Canada's affiliate food banks and agencies...


Feb 13, 2019, 16:19 ET The Travel Corporation Unveils Their 2019 #TTCTop10 Journeys of a Lifetimes List

The Travel Corporation (TTC) and its family of 29 award-winning brands reveals their annual #TTCTop10 bucket list of travel experiences for 2019,...


Feb 13, 2019, 12:21 ET 16 Longevity Scientists Have A Valentine's Day Message For The World

A group of leading scientists devoted to research on the mechanisms of biological aging today announced the formation of the Academy for Health and...


Feb 13, 2019, 09:00 ET "Songs for the Children" Concert on February 24 in Orillia

ORILLIA, ON, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Who: CultureLink Nai Children's Choir (Nai) and Orillia Vocal Ensemble (OVE) with guest singers from the Orillia...


Feb 12, 2019, 15:44 ET Dozens of children released by armed groups in South Sudan, marking International Day Against Child Soldiers

NEW YORK and YAMBIO, South Sudan, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - One hundred and nineteen children were released today by an armed group in South Sudan,...


Feb 12, 2019, 09:14 ET CPPO Adds Five New Members, Strengthening Presence in the Canadian Prepaid Industry

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Prepaid Payments Organization (CPPO), the voice of the prepaid payments industry in Canada, today...


Feb 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Land Use Decision Makers Should Consider Cumulative Effects, Climate Impacts, and Changing Roles

Real Estate Foundation of BC report mulls challenges, progress, and opportunities for sustainable land use in British Columbia VANCOUVER, Feb. 12,...


Feb 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Bill and Melinda Gates Release 2019 Annual Letter: "Things We Didn't See Coming"

Today, Bill and Melinda Gates share their 2019 Annual Letter, "Things We Didn't See Coming." In this year's letter, Bill and Melinda share nine...


Feb 12, 2019, 06:00 ET The secret to a happy family life? Survey says: time together

62 per cent of Canadians believe spending time with their loved ones is the top reason they're fulfilled with their family life TORONTO, Feb. 12,...


Feb 11, 2019, 14:10 ET International Fund for Animal Welfare Receives Grant Of Nearly $29,000 From PetSmart Charities® of Canada To Fuel Spay/Neuter Efforts In Remote North

The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has received a grant in the amount of $28,980 from PetSmart Charities of Canada to help fuel its...


Feb 11, 2019, 08:00 ET National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures Launch Global Search for Alternatives to Single-Use Plastics

National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures have launched a global search for innovative solutions to help tackle the world's single-use plastic...


Feb 08, 2019, 10:20 ET Fifth Annual Sock Sorting Event to Help Toronto's Homeless Stay Warm and Healthy

Hundreds of volunteers to join Socks 4 Souls Canada to sort thousands of socks for distribution to GTA shelters TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - With...


Feb 08, 2019, 08:00 ET $900,000 in scholarships awarded to 170 students by the Horatio Alger Association of Canada

MONTREAL, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Horatio Alger Association of Canada, a charitable organization dedicated to the simple but powerful belief...


Feb 07, 2019, 18:54 ET Canada announces millions in new funding for the global LGBTQI movement

OTTAWA, Feb. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is stepping up as a global leader supporting LGBTQI rights with a new commitment of $30 million in dedicated...


Feb 07, 2019, 18:07 ET Rainbow Railroad welcomes new government funding for global LGBTQI human rights groups

Canada must play a leadership role to address the growing persecution of LGBTQI people around the world OTTAWA, Feb. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Rainbow Railroad ...


Feb 07, 2019, 13:29 ET Cunard Partners with the Olivier Awards, Sponsor of Best Revival Award

Luxury cruise line Cunard is proud to announce a first-time partnership with the prestigious Olivier Awards to sponsor the award for Best Revival....


Feb 07, 2019, 11:50 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Scotiabank is bringing Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada® festivities to Montréal

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada's® (SHDiC) is excited to bring its cross-country celebration to Montréal on Saturday,...


Feb 07, 2019, 09:49 ET RMA Adds Josh Mayer, Plans Expansion of Banking Certificate and Certification Offerings

The Risk Management Association is enhancing its industry-leading capabilities to serve financial institutions and promote sound risk management...


Feb 07, 2019, 09:00 ET The Global Business School Network Names Dan LeClair as Chief Executive Officer

Today, the Global Business School Network (GBSN) announces the appointment of Dan LeClair as Chief Executive Officer effective February 12, 2019. Dan ...


Feb 06, 2019, 08:10 ET Muskoka Cup - Skate, Snowshoe, Drink!

A TRUE CANADIAN EXPERIENCE! TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Nothing says winter like being in the great outdoors in Muskoka! Join us February 23rd, as...