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Finding Solutions — Fall 2010

December 2010
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Finding Solutions is our quarterly report to you — showing your donations at work in our recent victories and campaigns. Plus, it's full of tips, news, recommended books and movies, and ways you can help the environment in your everyday life.... More »

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Novel partnership with engineers aims at energy plan for Canada

November 2010
Photo: Novel partnership with engineers aims at energy plan for Canada

Canada's National Energy Program was implemented by the federal Liberal government in 1980 and dismantled by the Conservatives in 1984. Although the program reduced foreign ownership of the oil industry and our dependence on oil, it is most remembered for the divide it created between the oil–rich western provinces and... More »

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Volunteer helps Foundation reach Canadian business sector

November 2010
Photo: Volunteer helps Foundation reach Canadian business sector

John Ruffolo is a volunteer and donor who helps the Foundation reach Canada's business community and co-chaired our 20th anniversary gala. When he isn't advising the world's leading technology, media, and telecommunications companies through his job with Deloitte, he donates his time to fundraising. He lives in Toronto with his... More »

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More work to be done despite strong salmon returns

November 2010
Photo: More work to be done despite strong salmon returns

The ruby shimmer of thousands of sockeye salmon rushing up the Adams River provides the perfect setting for a classic British Columbia autumn. These fish have travelled more than 500 kilometres from the mouth of the Fraser River to their final destination in the B.C. Interior. This is one of... More »

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I couldn't have done it without you

November 2010
Photo: I couldn't have done it without you

Lately I've been thinking of all the wonderful people who have made the Foundation's work possible and allowed our message to reach so many people over the past 20 years. I have had the privilege of a platform to inform and connect with Canadians over the past 40-odd years on... More »

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