Archive of posts tagged "social media for change"

CanadaHelps Contest Winners Announced

January 2nd, 2009 @ 12:25pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Earlier this week I launched my last contest of 2008/my first contest of 2009 where I encouraged all to share the name and cause of a charity they truly believe in. In exchange I am drawing two winners e-gift cards so they can each put $25 towards those charities through the CanadaHelps service. I usually […]

CanadaHelps Gift Card Giveaway

December 29th, 2008 @ 10:01pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Help me, help you, help others! I’m giving away not one, but two e-gift cards ($25 a piece) and what’s so very special about these particular e-gift cards is that with your $25 you will be able to help one of over 83,000 registered Canadian charities through CanadaHelps. For donors, CanadaHelps.org simplifies the donating process, […]

Stories of Giving

December 23rd, 2008 @ 12:25pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

I received a Christmas card in the mail from OptimumPR along with a little booklet that contained a special gift. I’ve made a video to explain: Head to Stories of Giving to share a personal message about what you could do/have done to show that a little gesture can go a long way. They’ve even […]

Phones for Fearless 2008

December 23rd, 2008 @ 11:12am by Rebecca Bollwitt

I had heard of Fearless City for over a year (from good folks like Lorraine and those at Raincity) but it wasn’t until I saw Irwin speak at Interesting Vancouver that I finally ‘got’ what they were doing. The purpose of the larger Fearless Media Project is to facilitate community participation in the creation of […]

Vancouver Tweetup Heatup

December 21st, 2008 @ 4:09pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Update: There is now an official