April 23, 2013

World Vision Canada - April 23, 2013 - Has attachments - - Events and Announcements, Families, Parenting and Children
In February 1971, 17-year-old Ruth Roberts and 14 friends staged a "starve-in" in a church basement in Calgary to draw attention to the struggle of African children suffering during a continent-wide famine. "We...

April 16, 2013

World Vision Canada - April 16, 2013 - Has attachments - - Education, Events and Announcements, Families, Parenting and Children
For many it's bigger than prom - a night where kids get to take over their schools, walls come down between cliques and everyone has a giant party to celebrate the change they are making in the world. The World Vision 30 Hour...

April 11, 2013

World Vision Canada - April 11, 2013 - Has attachments - - Events and Announcements, Families, Parenting and Children
Students are savvier and more globally minded than ever -- in many households they are the ones inspiring families to get involved. It does not take much to encourage and motivate today's students to take action on things like...

December 18, 2012

World Vision Canada - December 18, 2012 - Has attachments - - Families, Parenting and Children, Seasonal
By Deborah Wolfe, World Vision As immigrants to Canada, my brother and I learned a lot about our new country through retail catalogues. I remember our first Christmas so clearly. In the bright pages of the Sears Christmas...
World Vision Canada - December 18, 2012 - Has attachments - - Families, Parenting and Children, Seasonal
By Deborah Wolfe, World Vision A poll for World Vision Canada indicates that 63 per cent of Canadians plan on giving to charity this holiday season. But many also want to buy gifts for loved ones. Learn how you can do both at...

December 13, 2012

World Vision Canada - December 13, 2012 - Has attachments - - Families, Parenting and Children, Seasonal
By Britt Hamilton Do you find your creativity flows when you're stuck in traffic? After hearing Bob and Doug McKenzie's Twelve Days of Christmas on the radio last week, I challenged myself to come up with a "charity version...

December 14, 2010

World Vision Canada - December 14, 2010 - Families, Parenting and Children, Lifestyles, Seasonal
The holiday season can be a hectic time, especially when it comes to picking out gifts. No matter what the occasion, have fun finding that special gift for that special someone this Christmas:

December 7, 2010

World Vision Canada - December 7, 2010 - Lifestyles, Seasonal
Every year, when winter hits, it’s the same old story for Canadians -- salted sidewalks, icy windshields, snow-filled driveways and freezing temperatures. Let’s face it, winter can be a big hassle, especially when you...

November 25, 2010

World Vision Canada - November 25, 2010 - Families, Parenting and Children, Lifestyles, Seasonal
The holiday season has somehow become one of the most taxing times of the year. From party planning, to dinner menus, to gift shopping, what used to be a simple and relaxing time of year has become a source of stress and chaos....

November 9, 2010

World Vision Canada - November 9, 2010 - Consumer information, Finance and Business, Seasonal
Finances can be a touchy subject for many families, especially during the Christmas season. With the constant pressure to buy, buy, buy, many become strapped for cash quickly, particularly when holiday spending gets out of...