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Sep 06, 2012, 18:00 ET Choices Youth Shelter recognized for outstanding support of youth in rural communities
ORANGEVILLE, ON, Sept. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - Choices Youth Shelter is being recognized by the Atkinson Charitable Foundation with the 2012 Ruth Atkinson Hindmarsh Award, worth $50,000, for its commitment...
Aug 23, 2010, 13:09 ET
Media Advisory - The Economic Benefits of Ontario's Full Day Early Learning
TORONTO, Aug. 23 /CNW/ - Ontario's full day learning program is projected to cost $1.5-billion at full implementation but what are the economic payoffs of this innovative plan? Robert Fairholm, a...
Nov 19, 2009, 09:00 ET
Media Advisory - Aboriginal-Rights Activist Cindy Blackstock to be Awarded
Atkinson Economic Justice Fellowship
TORONTO, Nov. 19 /CNW/ - Cindy Blackstock will be awarded the Atkinson Foundation's Economic Justice Fellowship at an event in Toronto on November 23rd. The Award will provide up to $100,000 per year ...