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The Solution for Loneliness is Paint at the Brands For Better, Brand Battle for Good

"We become connected when we have the chance to tell our stories.” Genesa Greening, CEO Vancity Community Foundation shared thoughtfully in her keynote before 16 teams of top Vancouver-based brands kicked off a day-long hack-a-thon.

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Inuit Film: Being Prepared

As the global pandemic reaches into the Arctic Archipelago, Inuk filmmaker Carol Kunnuk documents how unfamiliar new protocols affect her family and community. Her vividly specific soundtrack juxtaposes snippets from local radio broadcasts, issuing health advisories in both Inuktitut and English, with the sweet sounds of children at play. A richly detailed and tender account of disruption and adjustment.

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Latest Articles

More than an Outfit

Historically and presently, women face substantial barriers in the business world. Many professional careers weren’t designed to favor women.

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Brands For Better Challenges Vancouver’s Most Innovative Companies to Examine Social Isolation

Loneliness in Vancouver isn’t new, it’s part of our society. Vancouver Foundation’s 2017 Connect & Engage report showed that one…

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The Revival power of Body-affirming language

The ROC team sat down with Adrienne & Eric Rabena to talk about their newest series, why language matters, and…

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Are you looking for ways to stay safe as you fight for Black rights online? Adopt the tips in this article, and continue to support social justice issues safely.

There’s a common misconception that you need a backyard to compost at home. Use this guide to learn how to compost from your apartment.

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Whether you can give five minutes, five dollars or five days, your actions contribute to a positive ripple of change. 

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Changemaker Q&A

Giving clothing a second life

Jessica Phenix, founder of Montreal-based clothing line Firebird, cleaned out her closet in 2018 and also learned the shocking truth…

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Digital Extras

Interview with Dr. Lola Ohonba

Dr. Lola Ohonba (aka Dr. O) is a public speaker, educator, and the founder and CEO of WCI Health LLC,…

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There’s a rumbling of change reverberating around the globe, catalyzed by the realization that we must come together, even when we are separated by land, sea and an invisible disease. It is in this climate that we launch RIPPLE OF CHANGE magazine.
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