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Announced today-

Canada’s most influential sport, wellness, and health organizations join forces to offer unprecedented help to get kids ‘ACTIVE AT SCHOOL’

Filling the need for funding, instruction, programming, equipment, space and most importantly awareness.

ACTIVEATSCHOOL.CA

 

Active at school, physical activity, return to play

Helping kids return to 60 minutes of physical activity per day

2014 Red Mittens help support our Canadian Olympic Athletes

2014 Red Mittens help support our Canadian Olympic Athletes

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$3.33 from the purchase of every pair of $10 Red Mittens is donated to Canadian Athletes through the Canadian Olympic Foundation.

Since the launch of the Red Mittens in 2009, Hudson’s Bay Company has sold over 5,000,0000 pairs of mittens and has subsequently donated over $15, 000,000 in support of our athletes.

2014 Snow Top Red Mittens | Hudson’s Bay – The Bay

November 11 is Canada’s Remembrance Day. It’s our day to pay homage to the men and women of the Canadian armed forces.

 

Canadian Armed Forces, remembrance day, toronto, life lesson of the day

Remembrance Day Ceremony at Toronto’s Historical Fort York 11.11.13

 

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We mourn the loss of those who perished defending the rights we hold so dear.

We honour the service men who have returned home safely.

We respect the sacrifices they and their family have made for our country.

We understand that defending our land comes at a price.

We appreciate that soldiers are our fellow countrymen and healing all wounds takes time.

We recognize that our world and our future are better because of your struggle.

We support you in your time of need and are determined to see you succeed.

 

Mourn, Honour, Respect, Understand, Appreciate, Recognize, Support

 

 

THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS BAD PUBLICITY

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From The Toronto Star (www.thestar.com). Go Toronto Go!!!

P.S. Just another reason to stay fit, stay focused and stay active.

 

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT

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We all play for Canada is a national marketing campaign developed by Canadian Tire Corporation to encourage Canadian children to return to play and stay physically active.  A fellowship of groups and organizations with advanced experience and knowledge of sport and physical activity banded together to promote well-being, health and play. Corporate dollars well spent.