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Hundreds of student volunteer positions advertised on federal website don’t exist

Hundreds of student volunteer positions advertised on federal website don’t exist

The federal website advertising volunteer positions for students hoping to earn money for their educations through a $900-million government aid program contains hundreds of positions that do not actually exist. Among the student-volunteer positions advertised as available on the I Want to Help website are 1,500 spots with YMCA Canada to help create online exercise regimes for kids and seniors in their communities. Read more: Trudeau admits he did not recuse himself from WE contract vote Yet the YMCA says those positions were actually the brainchild of WE Charity, the organization originally tapped by the Liberal government to administer […]

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Keeping accessibility in mind amid the pandemic | Watch News Videos Online

Keeping accessibility in mind amid the pandemic | Watch News Videos Online

Peterborough welcomes a new organization dedicated to accessibility in the city.Jenn MacDonald is Fund Development & Communications Coordinator of the new Accessibility and Inclusion Network. She tells Lindsay Biscaia about the network’s mission meet increased needs for accessibility awareness in the City of Peterborough and in Peterborough County. Source link

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Website launched seeking virtual feedback on Kapyong Barracks design plans

Website launched seeking virtual feedback on Kapyong Barracks design plans

A website has been launched to let the public see what the future will hold for the old Kapyong Barracks land on Kenaston Boulevard in Winnipeg. The site, treaty1.ca/Kapyong, goes through the timeline, history and current design aspects of the project. Canada Lands Company (CLC) told 680 CJOB it has had to scrap in-person sessions with the community because of the COVID-19 pandemic. READ MORE: Demolition of Kapyong Barracks to start next week “We’ve pivoted and developed the project website that will provide anyone who is interested about what’s happening on the lands information about the project,” said Chris […]

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Global BC’s homepage gets a new look

Global BC’s homepage gets a new look

The Global BC website has a new look. The new homepage design, which was launched on Tuesday, makes it easier to navigate around the website and find the stories and videos you’re looking for. Trending Stories It will better highlight breaking news, as well as in-depth features and original videos. More space will be given to community news and events to let you know what’s happening in your neighbourhood. Check out the new look at globalnews.ca/bc Story continues below advertisement © 2020 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc. Source link

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Sherwood Park woman takes her jewelry from local markets to the Golden Globes

Sherwood Park woman takes her jewelry from local markets to the Golden Globes

Dixie Herman started Ten Degrees jewelry a year ago. She designs eye catching necklaces and rings, that people can customize to their liking. The Sherwood Park woman doesn’t have a store front and is often at local markets in the Edmonton area, but in January she will be at the gifting suite at the Golden Globes in Hollywood. “They contacted me through email,” Herman said. “At first I thought it was a scam, because I thought, ‘Oh, are you sure you got the right person?’ And then when she called, then I realized, okay, it’s not a (scam).” The […]

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