Lunch & Learn on February 16th – Bullying

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BULLYING: impact on mental health with Betty Wedman, community advocate Betty Wedman is a life coach in the area of Health & Wellness and has taken training in Cognitive Behaviour as well as Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training.  Betty is a mother who, in 2008, lost her son to suicide due to bullying and depression.  It is her hope to …

Between Friends Club Announces 18th Annual Fundraiser

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Skate, Walk or Wheel a-Kid-to-Camp is back!  March 12th is the date and Calgary’s Olympic Oval is the place for this annual event. This is the most important fundraiser for summer programs. Over the past 17 years, this fun, skating relay has raised over $1,000,000.  Teams of 4-8 skaters or walkers will try to outdo other teams by collecting the most …

Career Mentorship Symposium Announced

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The Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) will be hosting its inaugural Career Mentorship Symposium on Monday, January 31st, 2011; at the Crowne Plaza – Chateau Lacombe.  With a primary focus on the banking sector, the objective of the symposium will be to provide  a dynamic venue where newcomer members of Edmonton’s global talent pool gain valuable professional development advice that …