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Canadian Pacific Holiday Train

Chugga Chugga Woo Woo! In less than two weeks, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will be chugging into Cambridge’s Malcolm Station for its 12th year. With over 750 feet of steel, diesel and twinkling lights, the train includes a modified box car which opens into a travelling stage for performers. The CP Holiday train has been running since 1999 and visits more than 150 communities every year. To date, it has raised over 3.9 million pounds of food and [...]

Personalized e-Greeting Card

Would you like to make a donation on GivingTuesday on behalf of a friend or family member?  Let them know about it by text, email or social media with a personalized seasonal greeting card! Step by Step Instructions: Download the card here Visit NOTE: Using PicMonkey is very similar to Microsoft Word In top menu bar, select Open —> My computer Upload the Greetingcard graphic.jpg from your computer To add an addressee in the top right, double-click the type [...]

Have a Giving Moment on GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday partner, My Giving Moment is a National campaign from His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston to encourage Canadians to give back in their communities. Every Canadian has something to give, whether it’s big or small. Opportunities to give are all around us, every day. We call them “Giving Moments”. The more we act on them, the better and more caring Canada will become. My Giving Moment will help more Canadians discover what they have to give. It will inspire [...]

How does business get behind GivingTuesday?

From small local retailers to giant multi-national brands, businesses are getting behind GivingTuesday in Canada and around the world. Check out some examples of great GivingTuesday activities: Sobey’s Sobey’s teamed up with Feed Nova Scotia, offering a matching program for donations received on GivingTuesday. Feed Nova Scotia received 20 times more donations compared to a typical day in December, raising a total of more than $100,000 on GivingTuesday. As a result they were able to distribute over 6,300 Christmas produce hampers, [...]