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VIDEO: These Edmonton seniors enjoyed a giant drive-by Mother’s Day parade
9 months ago

VIDEO: These Edmonton seniors enjoyed a giant drive-by Mother’s Day parade

“This pandemic has reminded me that Edmonton is a great place full of amazing people who care about the community."
Meet the 100-year-old NS woman who beat COVID-19
9 months ago

Meet the 100-year-old NS woman who beat COVID-19

Kathleen Murphy's family credits the staff at Northwood long-term care facility for helping them stay optimistic after the unsettling diagnosis.
Crowvid19 and his creator raise funds and spirits around Ottawa
9 months ago

Crowvid19 and his creator raise funds and spirits around Ottawa

The metal sculpture of a crow visits the highest bidder every week, with all funds donated to the Ottawa Food Bank.
BC health care workers reveal ‘the person behind the mask’ in powerful video
9 months ago

BC health care workers reveal ‘the person behind the mask’ in powerful video

“Health care workers are here for you. Behind each mask is an individual—a parent, child, spouse, sibling and friend—who is ready to take care of you and your loved ones."
First responders in Nova Scotia making bedtime more fun for kids
9 months ago

First responders in Nova Scotia making bedtime more fun for kids

Paramedics, fire fighters and police officers from Pictou County are recording Facebook videos of themselves reading bedtime stories for children.
Snowbirds embark on cross-country tour to boost morale
9 months ago

Snowbirds embark on cross-country tour to boost morale

“Operation Inspiration” will see the Snowbirds fly East to West over the coming weeks.
A LEGO thank you to all frontline workers
10 months ago

A LEGO thank you to all frontline workers

The creators of LEGO Justin Trudeau have a new message for Canadians.
Pianiste de 85 ans fait des concerts pour les aînés d'une résidence à l'aide du téléphone
10 months ago

Pianiste de 85 ans fait des concerts pour les aînés d'une résidence à l'aide du téléphone

Gisèle Forcier Dupuis ne peut plus jouer le piano dans le CHSLD en personne en raison de la pandémie, alors elle appelle les résidents un à la fois pour leurs offrir un concert personnalisé.
Indigenous artists turning face masks into an art form
10 months ago

Indigenous artists turning face masks into an art form

The two Métis artists started a Facebook group for people to post masks they have created, using traditional materials, to express their emotions about the pandemic.
Nova Scotia doctors thank people for physical distancing efforts in heartfelt video
10 months ago

Nova Scotia doctors thank people for physical distancing efforts in heartfelt video

Physicians working on the front lines of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia express their appreciation for all the things people are doing to help limit the spread of the virus.
Antigonish, NS chocolate maker ships one-month supply to people who do good deeds during the pandemic
10 months ago

Antigonish, NS chocolate maker ships one-month supply to people who do good deeds during the pandemic

Peace by Chocolate has partnered up with the news website Goodable to celebrate kindness throughout Canada.
VIDEO: Queen’s University med students and friends get together online to perform “Stand by Me”
10 months ago

VIDEO: Queen’s University med students and friends get together online to perform “Stand by Me”

The video includes more than 30 performers, including singers, saxophones, strings, and one really cute puppy.
Stronger Together: Canadian celebrities rally to thank health care workers and support food banks
10 months ago

Stronger Together: Canadian celebrities rally to thank health care workers and support food banks

Billed as the largest single-show broadcast in Canadian history, the tribute concert raised over $6 million for food banks across the country.
VIDEO: Des fenêtres placardées utilisées comme canevas
10 months ago

VIDEO: Des fenêtres placardées utilisées comme canevas

Artiste d'Ottawa, Marc Adornato, a offert de peindre les fenêtres placardées du Château Lafayette dans le Marché By pour embellir le quatier.
Alberta photographer raises over $12,000 for food bank with front step photoshoots
10 months ago

Alberta photographer raises over $12,000 for food bank with front step photoshoots

Amber Holt started the Front Step Project to shine a light on joyful moments and help people feel more connected during this time of isolation.
Online ballet classes provide a welcome break for Toronto respiratory therapists
10 months ago

Online ballet classes provide a welcome break for Toronto respiratory therapists

A group of front-line health care workers at Toronto General Hospital are participating in the live-streamed dance classes as a way to decompress and share a laugh.
Canadian kid who sent their savings to food bank sees donation multiplied by local restaurant owner
10 months ago

Canadian kid who sent their savings to food bank sees donation multiplied by local restaurant owner

After seeing this letter from a child who emptied their piggy bank to support the Ottawa Food Bank, a local restaurant owner more-than-matches the donation.
Le message de LEGO Justin Trudeau, maintenant en français
10 months ago

Le message de LEGO Justin Trudeau, maintenant en français

Justin Trudeau a réenregistré son fameux discours en français pour la création de cette vidéo.
10-year-old Ryan B. wrote this song as a tribute to health care workers
10 months ago

10-year-old Ryan B. wrote this song as a tribute to health care workers

He dedicates the song to all health care workers, including his mom and dad who work at hospitals.
La cabane à sucre chez vous!
10 months ago

La cabane à sucre chez vous!

Ce dimanche 19 avril, L’Association des francophones des Kootenays Ouest continuera la célébration même si c'est à distance.
Seniors can call free hotline for a positive message from Calgary high schoolers
10 months ago

Seniors can call free hotline for a positive message from Calgary high schoolers

The students recorded a variety of upbeat messages, stories and jokes for seniors in isolation who may need a boost.
VIDEO: Watch this health care worker tear up when she gets a personal thank you from Jann Arden
10 months ago

VIDEO: Watch this health care worker tear up when she gets a personal thank you from Jann Arden

Radiologist Amanda Lee is the creator of a viral lip sync video encouraging social distancing to the tune and lyrics of Arden’s "Sleepless".
Nova Scotia care home spreads joy with ‘viral’ photos
10 months ago

Nova Scotia care home spreads joy with ‘viral’ photos

The photos were shared on the home's social media pages to allow residents to stay connected with family members, though they’ve also attracted a much broader audience.
VIDEO: A choir of Canadian women physicians sings "Rise Again" virtually
10 months ago

VIDEO: A choir of Canadian women physicians sings "Rise Again" virtually

GTA doctors recorded this inspiring song by Canadian composer Leon Dubinsky as "a tribute to the health care community during these challenging times."
Museums and capital city landmarks shine blue light for health care workers
10 months ago

Museums and capital city landmarks shine blue light for health care workers

Ottawa's museums and institutions pay tribute to health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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