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Apr 18, 2019, 06:00 ET McHappy Day® goes fashion forward with new Peace Collective partnership

Canadians encouraged to help keep families together by pledging to participate using #MyPledge TORONTO, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - For the first time...


Apr 18, 2019, 03:00 ET NetCents Technology Begins Processing for First Charity Partner: HS Aware

NetCents Technology Inc. ("NetCents" or the "Company") (CSE: NC) (Frankfurt: 26N) (OTCQB: NTTCF) is pleased to announce that it has begun processing...


Apr 17, 2019, 15:29 ET 2019 CAA Worst Roads Campaign Is Launched!

REGINA, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, CAA Saskatchewan announced the dates of the 2019 CAA Worst Roads Campaign which are April 17 to May 8. The...


Apr 17, 2019, 13:10 ET Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral - The Fondation de la basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal creates a Quebec solidarity fund and organizes a benefit concert

MONTRÉAL, April 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to the tragic fire that resulted in the partial destruction of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, the ...


Apr 17, 2019, 00:00 ET IBM Hosts First APAC MOBI Colloquium to Promote Standards and Accelerate Adoption of Blockchain in Human Mobility

Today, members from the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI) and representatives from major technology companies and automakers convene at...


Apr 16, 2019, 13:27 ET Improving access to Justice for minority language communities in Quebec

MONTREAL, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians expect that language should not be a barrier to access to justice. That is why the Government of Canada is ...


Apr 16, 2019, 13:00 ET Renovations at purpose built accessibile rental buidling made possible with help from Government of Canada

VANCOUVER, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why in May 2018 the Government of Canada...


Apr 16, 2019, 11:27 ET Artprice (Paris): Donations Appeal for Notre-Dame de Paris - a Masterpiece of Human Creative Genius and Global Cultural Significance - Largely Destroyed By Fire

thierry Ehrmann, founder/CEO of Artprice: "Too often we only appreciate the true value and importance of something when it has been lost or risks...


Apr 16, 2019, 09:00 ET Bronson Centre Announces Strategic Partnership to Enhance Ottawa's Cultural Economy

NEW ALLIANCE BRINGS IN OPERATIONS AND BOOKING EXPERTISE AND SUPPORT FOR BRONSON CENTRE'S ARTS AND COMMUNITY INITIATIVES OTTAWA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/...


Apr 16, 2019, 07:37 ET Calgary Police Service Gives Organ Donors a Second Chance During National Organ Donation Month

Calgary and California police officers join forces to raise awareness for the desperate need for organ donors For more media materials, please visit: ...


Apr 15, 2019, 19:17 ET Business Families Foundation launches drive to entrench strategic learning among world's business families

Business Families Foundation (BFF) has reinvigorated its drive to embed a culture of learning among enterprising families through an overhauled user...


Apr 15, 2019, 19:02 ET Two Alumni of the Global Center for Social Entrepreneurship Network (GCSEN Foundation) Participate in the Draper Competition for Collegiate Women Entrepreneurs at Smith College

GCSEN, The Global Center for Social Entrepreneurship Network (GCSEN Foundation) recently had two of its program alumni, Ms. Gyana Srivastava and Ms....


Apr 15, 2019, 09:00 ET TED2019: Bigger Than Us Kicks Off in Vancouver, BC

TED, the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, begins its annual flagship conference in Vancouver today under the theme "Bigger than us."...


Apr 15, 2019, 07:30 ET Intersect Extends Support of SingularityU Canada and Sponsors Upcoming Summit

TORONTO, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Intersect, the innovation firm that works with enterprises to deliver exceptional experiences for their customers and ...


Apr 14, 2019, 07:15 ET Plug'n Drive launches $1,000 used electric vehicle incentive program

TORONTO, April 14, 2019 /CNW/ - As of April 14, 2019, Ontario residents qualify for an incentive of $1,000 off the purchase of a used fully electric...


Apr 12, 2019, 16:00 ET OCSA applauds significant investments in home and community care

Budget 2019 makes a smart investment of $267 million in the home and community care sector, which will help to end hallway health care and supports...


Apr 12, 2019, 15:10 ET Ontario Charities Say Thank You to the Ford Government

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario charities and non-profit organizations are saying a great big thank you to Doug Ford's government for ...


Apr 12, 2019, 14:47 ET Ontario Association of Social Workers Welcomes Government's Focus on Improving Mental Health and Addiction Supports in 2019 Budget

TORONTO, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW) is pleased to see a continued commitment by the Government of Ontario to ...


Apr 12, 2019, 12:19 ET Strengthening Investor Education through Financial Journalism

TORONTO, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - On 11 April 2019, CFA Society Toronto announced the winners of the three award categories at the 2019 Financial...


Apr 12, 2019, 11:36 ET More than 3,500 children have been recruited and used by non-state armed groups in north-east Nigeria since 2013

Marking five years since Chibok abduction, UNICEF urges protection of children's rights ABUJA, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 3,500 children, most...


Apr 12, 2019, 11:15 ET Canada and Manitoba support new community hub for students and residents of Niverville and surrounding area

NIVERVILLE, MB, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in social infrastructure where people can come together, share ideas and access vital resources...


Apr 11, 2019, 10:30 ET Great Clips treats Ronald McDonald House families to day of fun and a meet & greet with Monster Jam Truck Driver Bryce Kenny

KITCHENER, ON, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Great Clips Canada and Feld Entertainment, in partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities, are pleased to...


Apr 10, 2019, 19:01 ET 'The Whole Equation': UK Medicinal Cannabis Industry Group Expanding Its Mission to Accelerate Clinical Trials, Regulate CBD and Promote Clinical Education With New Members and Strengthening of Leadership Team

London-based Centre for Medicinal Cannabis (CMC) is extending its mission and remit to meet the demands of the fast-moving UK medical and wellbeing...


Apr 10, 2019, 15:01 ET Imagine Canada designates Alectra Inc. a Caring Company

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Alectra Inc. is the first electricity utility in Ontario to be awarded the Caring Company designation by...


Apr 10, 2019, 13:25 ET Canada's children are lagging in pre-primary education, with nearly half aged 2 to 4 missing out - UNICEF Canada

UNICEF's first-ever global report dedicated to early childhood education highlights a lack of investment in pre-primary education by the majority of...