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Walk of Hope supports Ovarian Cancer Canada

The 2021 Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope takes place this Sunday, Sept. 12. The fundraiser aims to assist and support women with ovarian cancer and all women at risk of the disease to live fuller, better, longer lives. The walk will be virtual again this year, and Ovarian Cancer

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Ontario SPCA and Humane Society launches Sweat for Pets to support vulnerable animals

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society are calling on people of all age groups to join a virtual fundraiser to help vulnerable animals. The idea is to set a personal fitness challenge, hence the name Sweat for Pets, while raising funds. It is a five-week program starting running from Tuesday,

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Kingston Symphony continues fundraising efforts with virtual events

Fundraising remains a struggle for many organizations as the COVID-19 pandemic drags into its second year. The Kingston Symphony is no exception. After postponing their two main fundraising events in 2020, they have redesigned their annual events and hope to continue to raise funds through pandemic-safe events for as long

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Pink Shirt Day 2021 Campaign focused on high levels of cyberbullying

The switch from in-class to virtual learning during the COVID-19 pandemic has presented teachers, students and families with some unique challenges. And unfortunately, staff at the Boys and Girls Club of Kingston (BGCK) say one of them is a marked increase in cyberbullying. “With everything moving online, we have been

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KHS launching month long Big Paws – Across Canada event

When the Kingston Humane Society (KHS) was faced with cancelling Big Paws 2020, their largest in-person fundraiser of the year, they made the decision to launch a virtual event instead. The annual dog-walking fundraiser, which normally draws hundreds of pets and their owners to Lake Ontario Park, will be replaced

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