Holiday Party Talk

Toastmasters’ Tips for Surviving Awkward Holiday Party Talk (PRNewsfoto/Toastmasters International)

Toastmasters’ Tips for Surviving Awkward Holiday Party Talk What to do when natural conversations don’t come naturally It’s the time of year when many people become anxious about upcoming holiday gatherings and the awkward conversations that might ensue. Toastmasters recognizes that natural conversations don’t come naturally to many of us and offers a safe place [...]

L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth

L Oreal Paris WOW Celebration 2017 Group

L’Oréal Paris Women of Worth Event Celebrates 10 Passionate Women Creating Positive Change in their Communities Elle Fanning, Eva Longoria, Camila Cabello, Andie MacDowell, Dr. Oz, Hoda Kotb, Gayle King, Arianna Huffington, Liya Kebede, Aja Naomi King and Dana Perino Join Celebration L’Oréal Paris honored 10 inspiring women who selflessly commit their lives to serving [...]

SHOP RED & FIGHT AIDS

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World AIDS Day turns (RED) with even more ways to shop & fight AIDS Bono, Kumail Nanjiani, Julia Roberts, Olivia Wilde and Chrissy Teigen appear in a special ‘(RED) holiday shopping FAQ’ video This World AIDS Day and through the holidays, the (RED) Shopathon is packed with so many exciting ways for people to shop [...]

Adopt Together

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AdoptTogether Announces Partnership With Curtis Stone AdoptTogether is pleased to announce a 2018 partnership with Curtis Stone. Stone is a restaurateur, New York Times best selling author, TV personality, and chef/owner of two Los Angeles based award winning, restaurants Maude and Gwen Butcher Shop & Restaurant. Each year through his #Commit2One charity initiative, Curtis and his team pledge their time, [...]

World View: Yemen

A student stands in the ruins of one of his former classrooms, which was destroyed in June 2015, at the Aal Okab school in Saada, Saada Governorate, Yemen, Monday 24 April 2017. Students now attend lessons in UNICEF tents nearby. (CNW Group/UNICEF Canada)

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the situation in Yemen Earlier this month, Mark Lowcock, UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, called on all parties to the conflict to provide safe, rapid, unhindered humanitarian access to people in need, through all ports and airports, including Hudaydah port and Sana’a airport. [...]

World View: Myanmar

“In my dreams I see people running, crying, shouting and fighting and suddenly I get up in fear,” says 11-year old Somsida, currently living in a refugee camp with her family in Bangladesh after fleeing Myanmar. Photo/World Vision. (CNW Group/World Vision Canada)

Canada’s role in escalating Myanmar refugee crisis World Vision is encouraged by the Government of Canada’s additional $3-million commitment to helping more than 800,000 refugees who have fled Myanmar. But with camp numbers tripling in just the past few weeks, the situation continues to worsen, and ongoing financial commitments are critical to meet the immense needs of refugees, according to [...]

Homelessness Escape Room

Photo credit: Ben Kerckx

Former Homeless Man Helps Build Escape Room to Share Story, Inspire Action, Enhance Understanding A ground-breaking Escape Room is set to be unveiled in Metro Vancouver, allowing the public to encounter homelessness in a radical new way. The room, called Encounter, was partly conceived, designed, constructed, and engineered by formerly homeless Canadians who want the public to understand [...]

Do See The Wonderful

Pandora Jewelry- Inc--Do See The Wonderful

PANDORA INSPIRES WOMEN TO CELEBRATE EVERYDAY TRIUMPHS WITH AUTUMN 2017 CAMPAIGN This Autumn, PANDORA reveals ‘DO See The Wonderful’, a multifaceted campaign set to inspire women to see the wonderful in their everyday. To bring this concept to life, PANDORA reveals the results of its partnership with three renowned photographers – Sandra Semburg, Liz Sunshine and Meredith [...]

LA Celebrates Mexico City

Catedral de Mexico, Mexico City

Los Angeles to celebrate the diversity and richness of Mexico City (CDMX) in September In the context of the “MXLA2017″ celebrations, more than 20 cultural, academic, community and business activities will be offered to the public for free. Music, photography, folk sculptures known as alebrijes, movies and soccer will be just some of the free events on [...]

Beyoncé Photo Auction for Hurricane Relief

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Star Photographer Markus Klinko, Modern Rocks Gallery Announce Auction To Benefit Red Cross Hurricane Harvey Relief Award-winning, international fashion and celebrity photographer Markus Klinko and Texas-based Modern Rocks Gallery today announced the launch of “Dangerously in Love with Houston: Modern Rocks Gallery / Markus Klinko Auction,“ an online auction of signed, first worldwide edition Beyoncé photographs with proceeds benefiting the Red [...]