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What is Responsible Investing and how can I get started?

What is Responsible Investing and how can I get started?

Every day we make choices about our purchases and consumption. It’s clearer than ever that our personal decisions and our impact on the world around us are linked. We read stories about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, we decide to use reusable shopping bags and we avoid buying products with excessive packaging. We think about […]

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Candace House opens: Offering hope for victims of violent crime

Candace House opens: Offering hope for victims of violent crime

For those facing the challenges of emotional court cases, this sanctuary provides a calm atmosphere and essential resources. Candace House is a new space designed to feel like a ‘home away from home’ for victims and survivors of violent crime as they cope with the stress and trauma of the legal process. Situated purposefully near […]

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Growing a financial community in Winnipeg’s North End

Growing a financial community in Winnipeg’s North End

Determination, hard work and partnerships have contributed to the revival of a neighbourhood that is steeped in history and pride. Assiniboine Credit Union’s North End branch at 360 McGregor Street opened nearly seven years ago in January 2012. At that time, mainstream banks had all but abandoned the neighbourhood — leaving fringe financial services like […]

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Tec Voc thinks globally & locally with fair trade program

Tec Voc thinks globally & locally with fair trade program

Tec Voc High School celebrated its connections to global fair trade and Manitoba producers with its Farm & Fair event on November 28, 2018. With a student population of over 1,300, this Winnipeg high school was officially declared a Fair Trade School by Fairtrade Canada at a recent event hosted by the school’s Fair Trade […]

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6 simple answers to make estate planning easy

6 simple answers to make estate planning easy

Start now to safeguard your lasting legacy. You’ve heard the classic saying, “Death and taxes…” Nobody likes to discuss either, but these are two certainties in life. What’s also true is that the more we plan for both, the better off we are. We accumulate personal possessions, financial assets and even real estate over the […]

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The Children's Museum: Raising funds for accessibility at this iconic Manitoba kids destination

Raising funds for accessibility at this iconic Manitoba kids destination

Part 2: Discover what the Children’s Museum offers beyond their famous fun-filled exhibits. Ask kids or adults of a certain age, what comes to mind when they think of the Children’s Museum, and you’ll likely get an enthusiastic “fun” as the response. What they might not initially realize is the significant depth of learning that […]

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Newcomer family finds their dream home with help from Winnipeg community organization

Newcomer family finds their dream home with help from Winnipeg community organization

Part 2: Learn more about the Winnipeg organization that is helping make a newcomer family’s home ownership dreams come true.   A family of five newcomers to Canada is calling the Chalmers neighbourhood in Winnipeg home, thanks to a program that helps overcome financial barriers to homeownership. Originally from Eritrea, Tsehaynesh Gulwet and Abraham Mengesteab, […]

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