NEWS AND STORIES

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women wear menstruation bracelets

It’s ok to menstruate. Period.

June 15, 2021
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Good Neighbors Cameroon is providing access to reproductive health and hygiene information, and we are happy to be supporting their project!

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4,752 hand sanitizers donated to 200 care homes

June 9, 2021
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Last week, a big donation of hand sanitizers was distributed in several cities in Ontario. Thank you to everyone involved!

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Girls Will Stay

Girls Will Stay holds second raffle for Better Life for Girls

June 4, 2021
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Girls Will Stay organized another Virtual Raffle Fundraiser for Better Life for Girls and the winners have been announced. They sold 507 tickets and a total of $847 was raised for dignity kits.

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How only $3 dollars can help us

June 1, 2021
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All online donations in June are automatically considered ballots for a $20,000 prize from Canada Helps! Every $1 counts as an entry (minimum $3 donation required).

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215 children will not be forgotten

Chief R. Stacey Laforme’s poem honours 215 children

May 31, 2021
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Chief Stacey Laforme of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation shared a poem he wrote after the recent discovery in Kamloops, B.C..

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The value of one. The power of many.

April 22, 2021
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During National Volunteer Week, we chose Earth Day to talk about the importance of volunteering. After all, we share this planet, and its limited resources.

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We are good neighbours: 30-year anniversary

March 28, 2021
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From South Korea to the world, Good Neighbors has helped over 8 million people across the globe. Our organization started to make the world a place without hunger, where people lived together in harmony. 30 years later, we continue to be good neighbours who will reach out to anyone in need of help.

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Sanitation: new washrooms built in Nicaraguan community

February 26, 2021
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Good Neighbors Canada helped our neighbours have access to improved sanitation facilities. People in the community of San Jose de Gracias, in Santa Teresa, Carazo, have received 3 new washrooms this year.

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Vancouver fundraiser for Better Life for Girls

Girls supporting girls: school in Vancouver fundraises for menstrual products

February 8, 2021
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This awesome group of students from Lord Byng Secondary School in Vancouver, BC promoted a virtual raffle ticket fundraiser for our Better Life for Girls campaign in Uganda. They managed to raise $1350!

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