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Ways You Can Support Jacob Blake and His Family

Black Lives matter. The injustices currently happening to Jacob Blake and his family should never be experienced by anyone, anywhere. If you’ve been reading about this latest tragedy wondering how you can help, we’ve compiled a non-exhaustive list of resources to donate your time or money. Donate Donate to the

Canada Pledges $785 Million to Fight AIDs, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

Whatever your feelings about the incumbent government of Canada, most of us would probably agree that investing in cures for deadly diseases is money very well spent. So it’s great to hear that Canada will be donating $785 million to the fight against AIDs, tuberculosis, and malaria. Prime Minister Justin

Halifax Kids Wrap Lamp Poles With Clothes for the Homeless

“I’m not lost. If you are stuck out in the cold, please take me to keep warm!” So reads a message left on a coat wrapped around a downtown Halifax lamp pole. The giveaway is part of an initiative by a group of eight children in the community who are

Facebook Launches ‘Fundraiser’ Pages and Donate Buttons for Non-Profits

Recognizing that the key to its survival may require some do-good action, Facebook is making it easier for non-profits to drive donations. Non-profit Facebook pages now have the option to add a ‘fundraiser’ page that allows them to raise money for specific campaigns. ‘Donate’ buttons will also be more useful, giving