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International Day of Indigenous Peoples

Our voices are diverse in Canada and protecting that diversity is a cause we should all support. August 9 th is the United Nations’ International Day...

Pride 2017 Events

The 39th Annual Pride Season is kicking off and here are some of the events that are happening this Pride weekend: Terry Wallace Memorial Breakfast...

Meaning through Mentorship

It can be challenging as a working adult to seek out the time and motivation to volunteer. As a young software professional, I have been known to...

Teaching Values through Sports and Coaching

Watch a boys’ rugby, football, soccer or hockey game and chances are you might hear a coach hurl statements such as these in an attempt to motivate...

Global Response to Sexist Adverts

The UK is latest government to take a stand against sexualization in advertising . Advertising watchdogs in Britain have ruled that negative gender-...

Critiquing Media with the Youth Advisory Council

Beyond scrolling through viral videos, memes and Snapchat stories, it’s important for everyone to engage critically with the media they’re exposed to...

Canada Child Benefit: One Year In

On July 20, the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) celebrated its first anniversary. Today, almost 9 out of 10 families are accessing the CCB, a benefit...

Mindfulness: A resource for your job search toolkit

Job searching or navigating a career transition can be a full-time job in itself. To-do lists can seem endless and the process can take a toll on...

5 family-friendly hiking trails in Metro Vancouver

Balancing work, life and a family can get a little tougher over summer break. If you’re a parent to school-aged kids, it takes a lot of creativity to...

Another Year of Successful Matches

Life for a teenage girl is far from easy. With conflicting roles for friends, family and school, it can be hard for teenagers to focus on where they...

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