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Toronto Trillium Lions Sandwich Package to the Homeless

Volunteering! ¬†I haven’t done it in a while and it sure feels good to be able to help another being out again! ūüôā This past weekend on a rather chilly Sunday in mid-March, I gathered together with the Toronto Trillium … Continue reading

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August Shoreline Cleanup at Cherry Park

This is not the first time I’ve done a shoreline cleanup event, nor is it the first one that I’ve done with the Toronto Trillium Lions. ¬†In fact, the first time that I participated in a Great¬†Canadian Shoreline Cleanup was … Continue reading

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Sweetery Toronto Food Festival this weekend, Aug 15 & 16!

I received an e-mail about¬†Sweetery Toronto Food Festival last month and found out for the first time that there will be a¬†dessert¬†and charity-focused food festival happening on August 15, 2015! ūüėÄ ¬†

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Board Games for Nepal!

By now, most people¬†have heard of the devastating earthquake that occurred in Nepal this past April. ¬†According to Wikipedia, it ‘killed more than 8,800 people, injured more than 23,000¬†and had¬†a magnitude of 7.8M. ¬†It was the worst natural disaster to … Continue reading

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My ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

I know, I know, there’s been a ton of controversy surrounding this particular charity phenomenon that’s been going viral around the globe. ¬†Here are my thoughts around this activity: First of all, this is for charity. ¬†Anything that people do … Continue reading

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Pulling a 757 Cargo Jet for ORBIS!

On June 1, a team of 24 friends and I pulled a 757 cargo jet to raise awareness and fundraising¬†for ORBIS, an organization that helps eliminate childhood preventable blindness in developing countries!  

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Let me show you what I can do when I put my mind to it!

Haters are those people who doubt you, push you down, and don’t think that you can do something. ¬†Last week, I found out that one of my beloved charity organizations was hosting their annual event! ¬†ORBIS, an organization dedicated to … Continue reading

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My first 10K Run!! (Sporting Life 10K)

Yay! ¬†This was definitely something fun and challenging to accomplish! When my friend Holly pitched the idea of doing a 10K to me and Joyce, I was quite hesitant. ¬†Actually, she pitched the idea to me after I ran my … Continue reading

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The Ugly Sweater Run 2013

Yesterday, I participated in The Ugly Sweater Run in Toronto. ¬†This was my second 5K event and I was ready to run and have some fun! ¬†The family-friendly event was held at Downsview Park in the northwest end of Toronto. … Continue reading

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Colours of Hope: Completing My First 5K

I did my first ever 5K yesterday as part of the Canadian Cancer Society Colours of Hope 5K event! ¬†When I first received the e-mail from the Canadian Cancer Society about the event back in September, I knew wanted to … Continue reading

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