Tag: Canada’s 150th

  • How RBC Wants to #Make150Count!

    How RBC Wants to #Make150Count!

    Last updated on February 7th, 2024 at 07:48 pmBack in Grade 7 when school mandated that we do at least 40 hours of volunteering before we graduate, I didn’t know it’d unlock a culture of giving with me I didn’t even know was there. Hazel McCallion’s Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee. The Square One Youth Centre.…

  • Nikki Yeh, Journalist/Admin, Adventures in Baby Savings

    Nikki Yeh, Journalist/Admin, Adventures in Baby Savings

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 11:40 pmHello, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome back to the #Chronicle150, where we strive to find 150 Canadian stories to commemorate this nation’s 150th birthday! The series took a break for a while—you wouldn’t believe how much is going on here behind the scenes—but it’s high time this project…

  • Pauleanna Reid, Author | #Chronicle150 #35

    Pauleanna Reid, Author | #Chronicle150 #35

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 10:49 pmI have to say—I thought I’d struck Pauleanna’s nerve in my hunt for Live contributors. She’d told me she was too busy when I pressed her with one of my emails, but one brief look at her résumé will tell you that’s exactly what she was! Pauleanna’s…

  • Talia Leacock, Storyteller

    Talia Leacock, Storyteller

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 10:46 pmFor the #Chronicle150, one thing I really appreciate is when people don’t feel forced to stick to the script. I met Talia when scouting contributors for this year’s Tales from the 2.9, quickly intrigued when I realised she holds a degree in professional writing from York University! I’ve…

  • Grace Pan, Influencer, Planner, Instagrammer

    Grace Pan, Influencer, Planner, Instagrammer

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 10:45 pmGrace Pan is very likely my favourite foodstagrammer in this city. There. I said it. We met under… less than ideal circumstances (just saying, when a person you just met is willing to sift through garbage to help you find your wedding ring—friend for life), but I’m entirely…