Category Archives: The Charitable Struggle

Olympic Sized Social Media Meddling

Big story today about Olympic athletes being limited in what they can electronically broadcast during the course of these 2012 Summer Olympics.  Morals clause or trademark issues? You decide. Let’s look at the guidelines.  Here’s the link.  http://tinyurl.com/3ufl9sn Like any … Continue reading

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Wheels of Hope Role on in October

Click to Enlarge Submitted Seen in this photo with patient and long-time passenger Marion Holly at the time of the interview, Bruce Webster expressed a deep wish for local support of the transportation program. “We just have to keep it … Continue reading

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Grassroots Campaigns: How Big is Your Lawn?

Let’s face it, it can feel a little un-predictable when doing client/customer development.  You want a strong client base that uses your best skills, or product, to their advantage.  Everyone benefits right? I have 3 rules, in life, and in … Continue reading

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January is Crime Stoppers Month!

As most of you are aware, I am a volunteer Director with National Capital Area Crime Stoppers.  It is my honour to be their Director of Communications.  I joined the board in July 2010 after Crime Stoppers made application to … Continue reading

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The Mental Health Care of our Youth. I Believe in YOU!

Did I read correctly in today’s Citizen?  There are only 27 mental health crisis care beds available in our city devoted to the youth at CHEO and the Royal?  Let’s break that down in general numbers so we can all … Continue reading

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The Unknown Good of Project S.T.E.P

I was going through my very full hotmail account today.   I, like many in the communications bizz, have lots of google alerts that keep me up to date on things of interest to me. In it was a tiny little … Continue reading

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