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7th Generation Image Makers; using art to inspire at-risk Aboriginal Youth

February 19, 2015

7th Generation Image Makers is a community arts program under the auspices of Native Child and Family Services of Toronto. Local Anishnawbek artist Maria Hupfield through the NCFST youth department founded the program in 1995. The program’s mandate is to provide arts exposure and constructive creative expression for at-risk aboriginal … Continue reading “7th Generation Image Makers; using art to inspire at-risk Aboriginal Youth”

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Promising practices in business-community collaboration

February 13, 2015

The Prince’s Canadian Responsible Business Network’s innovative pilot in North Etobicoke (Rexdale) has engaged multiple businesses and community organizations through a series of coordinated initiatives. Community MicroSkills Development Centre is one of PCRBN’s community collaborators in Rexdale. MicroSkills is a multi-cultural, non-profit, community-based organization committed to assisting the unemployed, women, … Continue reading “Promising practices in business-community collaboration”

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What It’s Like to Spend A Week At Business Boot Camp

February 11, 2015

United by their service and entrepreneurial spirit, nineteen transitioning Canadian Armed Forces members embarked upon their week-long Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur business boot camp journey at the University of Regina’s Paul J. Hill School of Business at the end of August 2014. Participants came with business ideas that ranged from dog … Continue reading “What It’s Like to Spend A Week At Business Boot Camp”

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Boeing Supports The Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur Program in Canada

December 3, 2014

On December 1st, 2014, Boeing announced its support of The Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur, a national program through The Prince’s Charities Canada, that provides transitioning Canadian Forces personnel with the education, financing and mentoring needed to start their own businesses. The Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur is a made-in-Canada program that combines two … Continue reading “Boeing Supports The Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur Program in Canada”

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Transitioning Atlantic Canadian military personnel explore entrepreneurship at one-day workshops

November 14, 2014

On November 4th, 2014, The Honourable Rob Moore, Minister of State (ACOA), today announced support for The Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur program, a national program that provides Canadian Forces personnel transitioning to civilian life the education, financing and mentoring needed to launch and sustain businesses. In Atlantic Canada, The Prince’s Operation … Continue reading “Transitioning Atlantic Canadian military personnel explore entrepreneurship at one-day workshops”

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Prince of Wales Prize for Municipal Heritage Leadership 2014 – Town of Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador

November 14, 2014

“O Buon Vista!”  (“Oh, happy sight!”) Located near Cape Bonavista at the end of a long peninsula on Newfoundland’s northeast coast, the Town of Bonavista (population 3,589) is one of North America’s oldest communities. It is said to be named after the first words Venetian explorer John Cabot exclaimed as … Continue reading “Prince of Wales Prize for Municipal Heritage Leadership 2014 – Town of Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador”

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Prince’s Seeing is Believing (PSiB) Visit Day in Rexdale, Toronto

October 28, 2014

    On Sept 18th, a group of senior Toronto business leaders stepped out of their offices and into the Rexdale/North Etobicoke neighbourhood to learn how they can work with the community to supercharge local youth employment. The Prince’s Seeing is Believing Visit Day invited 15 corporate leaders to meet … Continue reading “Prince’s Seeing is Believing (PSiB) Visit Day in Rexdale, Toronto”

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Pink Tartan Hosts Prince’s Charities Canada and Supporters for Wool Week!

October 20, 2014

On the evening of Wednesday, October 1st, Canadian luxury retailer Pink Tartan hosted a fashionable cocktail party for Prince’s Charities Canada and its supporters at their chic Yorkville boutique.  With wool fashions from the iconic Canadian brand and Campaign for Wool retail partner showcased throughout the store, guests had the opportunity to shop while … Continue reading “Pink Tartan Hosts Prince’s Charities Canada and Supporters for Wool Week!”

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Prince’s Charities Canada Celebrates Wool Week with Joe Fresh!

October 20, 2014

On Wednesday, October 1st, Canadian Campaign for Wool retail partner, Joe Fresh, hosted an interactive children’s event at their Queen and Portland store to celebrate the inaugural Canadian Wool Week. The Campaign for Wool is a global endeavour initiated by its patron, The Prince of Wales, in order to raise … Continue reading “Prince’s Charities Canada Celebrates Wool Week with Joe Fresh!”