Ward 2 Non-Profits

A great conversation with 2 wonderful non-profits doing incredible work in Ward 2. Very thankful and appreciative for organizations like this.Thank you to Jamie from Edmonton’s Food Bank and Harold from Edmonton Native Healing Center




Join me as I chat with Kris Lima about the Yellowhead Freeway project!



Women In Entrepreneurship

I had a great time talking about women in entrepreneurship with Marcella Mandeville, the fearless leader of Alberta Women Entrepreneurs



Managing Money In Times of Uncertainty

You don’t want to miss this conversation with Brian Betz from Money Mentors



Talking Child Friendly and COVID

L I V E again, today. With Ian Smith from Child Friendly Edmonton, Lindsay Wright from Be Fit For Life, and Walter Lidster from ABC Head Start.



Alan Nursall From Telus World of Science

Talking about COVID and the impacts on the TELUS World of Science Edmonton w/ Alan Nursall!


Technical difficulties! Here is the second part…



Community, Staying Connected, and Neighbourliness In COVID

In this discussion I had the opportunity to sit down with Reetu Schaaf and learn more about what they are doing in the Inglewood community.



Community Connectedness In A Time of Crisis

The word “unprecedented” has been thrown around a lot lately. I’m not sure if that helps or makes things worse. There is no question that we need to take this seriously. Sometimes, I find myself getting overwhelmed by the idea of an “unprecedented global pandemic.” It certainly has an ominous sound to it.

But, I choose to look at the positive and see various ways that people are caring for one another and the ways organizations big and small have stepped up, banding together to see that Edmonton and its residents get through this crisis.

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Discussion With Ellie Sassville and Kingsway BIA


Edmonton Transit Announces A Gender-Based Approach

On March 12 at Kathleen Andrews Transit Garage, Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) announced their unique gender-based approach to further enhance transit safety and security, with a focus on women and girls.

ETS will be one of the first transit agencies in North America to use gender-based analysis plus (GBA+) to enhance safety and security for riders. This tool looks at how different genders and diverse people experience policies, programs and initiatives. ETS will also be connecting directly with community groups and agencies, like the Women’s Advocacy Voice of Edmonton (WAVE) and the ETS Advisory Board, to better understand root causes of safety concerns, particularly for women and girls.

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