Bruce House | A Big Gift in a Smart Package

Layered compassion. We see it everyday here! Donors care Bruce Houseabout their environment, their communities, their families, their world. It is an everyday privilege to encounter donors that, in their efforts to support one cause, are equally excited about reaching toward another, and Heather’s compassionate involvement in reaching out to an HIV support community is closely matched by her eco sensitivity. Continue reading "Bruce House | A Big Gift in a Smart Package" →

Parenting: Raising Positive Kids in a Negative World

  ParentingKids. They grip our hearts in a way no one or nothing else can. When we watch the news and see or hear anything that affects a child, there’s a part in all of us that squirms and churns. We want our future adults to be safe, to be raised well and to be productive and hopeful citizens. Some days it’s a little more challenging than others to impart life skills they can use for their lifetime! Continue reading "Parenting: Raising Positive Kids in a Negative World" →

Birds of a Feather

Calgary Birds Lost in a House Fire

Birds It is with sad hearts that we share in the recent news of one of our receiving charities here in Calgary.  On Saturday, March 15, 2014, the home that houses Birdline Canada Ltd. (the Lawrence Family home), experienced a devastating fire. The family is safe, however, more than two dozen birds did not survive the smoke inhalation that they suffered from the fire.  Continue reading "Birds of a Feather" →

MADD: Mothers Get It – Everyone’s Affected

  When we think of a person going through the trauma of an accident caused by a drunk driver, we are drawn to the stories of victim, their loved ones and family, and the person behind the wheel.MADD At Mothers Against Drunk Driving, MADD supports both the victims and survivors of impaired driving, as well as the families and friends of those who are affected by such unfortunate events. Check out MADD Canada's website to learn more about their Victim and Survivor Services.  You can support MADD Canada through our vehicle donation program as we join our services to theirs in reaching toward solutions and healing.