Green & Gold Community Garden loses one of its founders and longtime volunteers

Volunteers who tend to the University of Alberta’s Green & Gold Community Garden are mourning the loss of one of the garden’s founders. Shirley Ross,

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Former staff, volunteers and adopters allege EJ Rescue hoarded dogs, hid info and failed to supply proper care

An older, small terrier is said to have died while being transported in a cramped, hot van. A “sweet” husky-malamute foster who turned out

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Could intentionally infecting volunteers with COVID-19 help find a cure sooner?

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday morning. If you haven’t

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Coronavirus: Volunteers needed as funding for Lethbridge non-profits rolls in – Lethbridge

Lethbridge Mayor Chris Spearman is bringing attention to what he calls an important silver lining in the COVID-19 pandemic. “Volunteerism: our community’s can-do attitude

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Canadian Forces arrive at Montreal seniors’ residences, health authorities rushing to train volunteers

Members of the Canadian Armed Forces deployed to a public long-term care residence in Montreal on Saturday. “People were clapping,” said Lieutenant Commander Heather

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Meet the volunteers sewing masks for hospitals and nursing homes

Teresa Shaver used to sew about once a week. Now she does it every day to help fight the spread of COVID-19. The Oshawa,

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Quebec calls for volunteers during health crisis as coronavirus deaths climb to 8

In his daily COVID-19 briefing on Thursday, Quebec Premier François Legault asked Quebecers to help out where they can. Source link [Prosperity] Top Canadian

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13 Canadian charity workers and volunteers detained in Ethiopia

Staff members and volunteers with a Canadian charity are being detained in Ethiopia. Canadian Humanitarian, a charity registered in Medicine Hat, Alta., confirmed in

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Calling all mentors: Big Brothers Big Sisters seeking volunteers in Victoria

Victoria’s chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for volunteers to help mentor children and youth in the program. Rhonda Brown, the executive director

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Operation Red Nose volunteers hit by alleged drunk driver New Year’s Eve

Two cars being driven by Operation Red Nose volunteers with clients inside of them were hit on New Year’s Eve in Kamloops by a truck driver police suspect

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