What is #12days4good?

The #12days4good social media campaign was first launched by House of Friendship, inspired by the giving spirit during the holiday season, inviting local communities to give back through simple good deeds for 12 consecutive days in December. Simple good deeds...Read More

Kindred Charitable Fund Grants

Today, to conclude #12days4good, we’re visiting select, local organizations to share the exciting news that they will be receiving a 2020 Kindred Charitable Fund grant. The Kindred Charitable Fund is an endowment that offers annual project grants to churches and...Read More

WGSI: Science for Sustainability

Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) has been catalyzing collective action since 2009. We bring people with diverse viewpoints together, prompting multi-disciplinary, inclusive collaboration to address sustainable development challenges. By combining the results of these cross-cutting conversations with the latest scientific...Read More

Paying it forward, one sock at a time

Pause for a moment and think about what your home means to you. Family. Comfort. Community. Privacy. Peace. Warmth. Self-respect. Ultimately, this is what all do-gooders are working to achieve. MennoHomes provides affordable rental housing throughout Waterloo Region for households...Read More
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KW Fashion Slow-down

Fast fashion’s impact on climate change is increasing, and catching many people off-guard.  Did you know that 85% of all textiles go to the dump each year? According to Business Insider, fashion production makes up 10% of humanity's carbon emissions...Read More