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    Daddy Yankee Aids Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    Daddy Yankee to raise $1.5 million for Habitat for Humanity’s hurricane recovery efforts in Puerto Rico In response to the tragic devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico native, rapper, producer and “Despacito” singer Daddy Yankee has pledged a personal donation of $250,000 and to raise an additional $1.5 million toward Habitat for Humanity’s plans to help Puerto Ricans repair and [...]

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    Homelessness Escape Room

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    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 [...]

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    Breast Cancer Awareness

    Sunday, October 1, 2017

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need to Know and How You Can Help Thanks to earlier detection –through screening and increased awareness— and better treatments, a woman’s risk of dying of breast dropped 38 percent between the late 1980s and 2014, translating into 297,300 fewer breast cancer deaths during that time. However, [...]

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Winny Moreira, 17, uses her mobile phone on a street in Taiobeiras, Brazil. UNICEF is launching two new mobile initiatives to help protect vulnerable children in Brazil and around the world. © UNICEF/UN017602/Ueslei Marcelino (CNW Group/UNICEF Canada)
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TEAM UNICEF in Brazil

TEAM UNICEF UNICEF app aims to protect Brazil’s most vulnerable children Just in time for the Rio Summer Games, UNICEF launched a global sports initiative to engage people in its work for children. Sports enthusiasts worldwide can get involved in the Olympic and Paralympic action for free by signing up to Team UNICEF Get Active for Children, a [...]

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Aug
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HEZEKIAH WALKER

HEZEKIAH WALKER’S #1 GRAMMY® Award Winning Recording Artist, Hezekiah Walker, Celebrates #1 Debut with Azusa The Next Generation 2-Better Multiple GRAMMY® Award Winning Gospel Music Hall of Famer Hezekiah Walker, celebrates another hit debut across Billboard platforms with the release of his new album Azusa The Next Generation 2-Better. The critically acclaimed release landed a #1 debut on Billboard’s Current Gospel [...]

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THE OLYMPIC CAULDRON

American Kinetic Wind Sculptor, Anthony Howe, Kicking Off The Rio 2016 Olympics In Dramatic Fashion With One-Of-A-Kind Olympic Cauldron From an archer shooting an arrow aflame in 1992 in Barcelona, to “The Greatest” – Muhammad Ali – lighting the way to the ’96 Summer Games, the lighting of the Olympic Cauldron is, and has always [...]

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Apr
20

Gina Fights Frizz

AWARD-WINNING ACTRESS GINA RODRIGUEZ BRINGS HER STAR POWER TO THE FIGHT AGAINST FRIZZ Just in time for summer, Rodriguez and the experts at John Frieda® talk #FrizzFreeHairGoals and the tricks to achieve them – with plenty of shortcuts along the way. John Frieda® Hair Care invented the frizz-fighting category with Frizz Ease®, the game-changing hair smoother. Gina [...]

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Apr
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MAKEUP FOREVER & CHARLI XCX

MAKE UP FOR EVER TEAMS UP WITH CHARLI XCX FOR ITS NEW AQUA XL CAMPAIGN THE FIRST OF AN ONGOING SERIES OF ARTISTIC COLLABORATIONS THAT HIGHLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS AND THEIR MAKEUP ARTISTS MAKE UP FOR EVER, the professional makeup line of innovative and artistic products created for professional stage artists, makeup artists and makeup enthusiasts, [...]

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SPRING TRAVEL & ZIKA

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM MOSQUITOES & THE SPREAD OF THE ZIKA VIRUS The spring travel season is here and travelers’ excitement about soaking up some sun in a tropical locale is turning to concern about mosquitoes. In early 2015, the World Health Organization declared Zika virus a global public health threat. Currently, the virus [...]

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FASHION ART TORONTO

  Fashion Art Toronto presents its annual, five-day celebration of provocative, avant-garde and cutting-edge fashion and art. Expect to be awed and inspired through 50+ runway shows and performances, photography exhibits, art installations and fashion films. In its 11th year, Fashion Art Toronto continues to be Canada’s foremost platform for independent fashion and design; exposing and launching the [...]