Interview with Hull Services

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Ask Lynn Collins who her personal mentors are and she won’t throw out names most people would recognize.  No Oprah or Ghandi, Madonna or Bill Gates.  Instead, this Hull Child and Family Service Mentor Specialist will share a long list of friends, coaches, professors, colleagues and employers.  Lynn says that mentors are people who touch your life, whether for a …

Mentoring Article from the St. Albert Gazette

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Mentorship program receives helping hand   Saturday, Apr 02, 2011 06:00 am | By Lauren Den Hartog   Laurie Anderson finds it hard to describe the benefits that come with mentoring a child. “To know that you’re making a difference in a child’s life is an experience that is really hard to describe,” Anderson said. The St. Albert mother of three …

Premier to announce funding to benefit Alberta children and youth

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March 29, 2011 Premier to announce funding to benefit Alberta children and youth Go to   http://www.research4children.com/admin/contentx/default.cfm?PageId=89463 and register to watch the free webcast. Calgary… Premier Ed Stelmach will make a funding announcement regarding government support for child and youth mentoring. He will make the announcement during his remarks at Mobilizing for Safe Communities 2011, an event bringing together stakeholders and experts from …

AMP invite you to our 2nd webinar – AMP Tools and Social Marketing Campaign

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Alberta Mentoring Partnership is pleased to present our 2nd complimentary webinar session! Date: Monday, February 28th, 2011 Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1 p.m. Please join us for AMP Tools and Social Marketing Campaign, a discussion on getting the message out in your community.  Presenting is Lana Tordoff, AMP’s Social Media Consultant and Marketing & Communications Specialist with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton …

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 …