Archive of posts tagged "social media for change"

KidSport – Sports Skills Are Life Skills Contest

Comments 16 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Tomorrow morning I’ll be out at the Vancouver Art Gallery taking part in the KidSport Media Challenge. We’ll squaring off in teams and engaging in some friendly athletic competitions to raise awareness about KidSport and their “Sports Skills Are Life Skills” campaign. To kick-off the campaign, local members of the media will put their life […]

Red Cross Red Carpet Soiree Contest

Comments 28 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Canadian Red Cross is celebrating its 100th year in style with the second annual Red Carpet Soiree. What Red Carpet Soiree in support of Red Cross programs and services in our region Where Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar [Google Map] When May 6th, 2009 at 7:00pm Tickets Available for $100 The Blue Water […]

Riding to Break the Cycle, Guest Post by Chris Walts

Comments 1 by Guest Author

I recently handed over a microcredit gift certificate to Chris Walts (of The 49th Parallel) since he pinged me on Twitter and seemed to have a cause in need of this donation. The following was written by Chris so he could share a bit more about his campaign with my readers… What would you do […]

Orange Day by the Union Gospel Mission

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

From March 27th until April 10th the Union Gospel Mission wants to encourage you to get outside, explore Vancouver, your neighbourhood, and your local parks. Photo credit: UGM on Flickr Take a walk (instead of filling up the car with gas) and head to the market (in place of going out for that big fancy […]