Vancouver

7 Reasons to Create Your Own Fundraiser Event

Find Happiness Helping Others Have you ever experienced that boost of positivity after making a difference in someone’s day? Academic studies show that charitable behaviour generates benefits for those who act altruistically. Yes, you can find happiness and well-being by helping others.  Now, imagine that you can share these benefits with your friends, family members, …

7 Reasons to Create Your Own Fundraiser Event Read More »

Mother with her child

Double Jeopardy: Violence Against Mothers Without Status

Motherhood is both the best job in the world and also one of the most intense, challenging and all-consuming. Parenting, financial planning, and dealing with external societal factors are all challenges that are often central to a mother’s lived experience. These challenges are typically compounded for women who have intersecting identities: marital status, socioeconomic status, …

Double Jeopardy: Violence Against Mothers Without Status Read More »

Advantage Box Company Header Image

Partner Spotlight: Advantage Box Company

Advantage Box Company Ltd. is no stranger to contributing to the community. The Advantage Box team supports a variety of causes that promote social justice, especially Shelter Movers’ mission to end the cycle of violence against women and children. Based in Richmond, BC, Advantage Box Company is a leading producer and distributor of boxes, supplies, and …

Partner Spotlight: Advantage Box Company Read More »

Technological Safety Tips for Women Experiencing Abuse

As our time spent online and our use of technology increases, we become more and more vulnerable to instances of technology-facilitated violence. This rings especially true for women and girls — according to the UN Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development, reports suggest that 73% of women have either been exposed to or have experienced some …

Technological Safety Tips for Women Experiencing Abuse Read More »

There are many variations of passages of Lorem Ipsum available, but the majority have suffered alteration in some form, by injected humour, or randomised words which don’t look even slightly believable. If you are going to use a passage of Lorem Ipsum, you need to be sure there isn’t anything embarrassing hidden in the middle of text.