Archive for June, 2009

Girls Night In

June 28, 2009 5:40 am

Girls Night In, from The Canadian Cancer Society (Ontario Division), is a flexible fundraising program in support of women’s cancer research. Unlike other fundraising programs, Girls Night In works with any schedule or lifestyle, by inviting you to host a get-together with the girls and to ask your guests to donate what they might typically spend on a night out.

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First Nations Health Issues: From Poverty to Wellness Interview with AFN National Chief Phil Fontaine

June 1, 2009 12:10 am
First Nations Health Issues: From Poverty to Wellness Interview with AFN National Chief Phil Fontaine

Take a close look at some recent I statistics for First Nations. Overcrowded, modest houses crammed with multiple families abound. There is mould growth and unsafe drinking water in 44% of homes. Tuberculosis rates are 29 times higher than that of others born in Canada; life expectancy on average is […]

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