NEWS AND STORIES

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BBC News features Good Neighbors work

April 12, 2020
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Good Neighbors’ COVID-19 response in South Korea was highlighted in a piece about home schooling during the pandemic. “Good Neighbors has stepped in to support thousands of students from low-income families. They’re even handing out food parcels to help students concentrate. For many, school can be a place of stability and a daily home cooked meal.”

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COVID-19 quarantine recommendations

April 8, 2020
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Do you know about the open-air burning ban? This temporary safety measure is in place right now to ease the demand on the London Fire Department. This way, firefighters don’t have to go out unnecessarily, saving resources and preventing exposure to COVID-19.

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COVID-19 Food Relief: 3 ways you can help

April 2, 2020
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Let’s provide more food and meal delivery to seniors, adults with disabilities and shelters.
If you are able, please give. Every dollar donated matters. You can also pledge your birthday. And if you can’t help financially, please share with your friends and family!

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COVID-19 Relief: providing food in London, Ontario

March 26, 2020
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When quarantine started here in London, Ontario, our first thought was providing nutrition to the vulnerable population who wouldn’t have had the means to stock up on food. Your giving allowed us to donate $15,000 to help feed our community. Thank you!

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COVID-19: a message from our team

March 20, 2020
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We’ve been working remotely to help stop the spread of COVID-19. We’re equipped to help our donors and are assisting our community by collaborating with local organizations. Contact us for any inquiries or concerns: 1 (833) 614-GOOD (4663), hello@gncanada.ca

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Minds in Bloom postponed

Coronavirus sudden spread: Minds in Bloom postponed

March 16, 2020
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With the quick spread of coronavirus cases over the weekend, we have decided to postpone our next fundraiser, Minds in Bloom, originally scheduled for May 27. We don’t have a new date yet, but we feel it was the responsible decision to make. The health of our community is our priority.

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Coronavirus: South Korea reports recoveries

March 13, 2020
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While major events are being suspended, there are signs of progress: more than half of people infected have recovered. We are monitoring the news and will keep you updated if anything changes.

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Do you know about the energy-efficient G-saver?

March 9, 2020
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In 2020 we are celebrating 10 years of the G-saver factory launch. The environment-friendly solution that use stoves for domestic heating was developed by Good Neighbors, via the Good Sharing social enterprise.

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Monsta X donates to Good Neighbors for Coronavirus prevention

March 4, 2020
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K-pop group Monsta X donated over $110,000 to Good Neighbors Korea to help medical staff and vulnerable people infected with Coronavirus (COVID-19), as well as to help prevent new cases.

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