Tag: community

Are You Giving Back Enough To The Community?

It’s something that we have all heard speak of from time to time, but how many of us truly spend time giving back to our local communities? The fact is that although there are many ways of doing so, most…

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Hawthorne Food & Drink: Teaching the art of delicious

One of the things I love most is when businesses give back to the community in which they operate.  That idea in itself is one of the cornerstone’s that we built this very magazine on. So when Mark and I…

Addicted Inspirations: Justin Brothers from Envision

This week we are inspired by Justin Brothers, one of the co-creators behind Envision Festival! I had the chance to attend Envision this year and it was one of the most eye opening experience I have ever been a part of (read…

Addicted to Simple Smiles & Co. – keeping it local in knits.

There are so many reasons to shop local. One of those reasons supporting a local business means creating local employment and self-employment. Chances are, people who sell locally also shop locally. They create a unique and distinctive shopping experience. It…

STORYHIVE

STORYHIVE is a Kickstarter-inspired online platform where local content creators can pitch their ideas for a chance at grant funding from TELUS, where the top picks as voted by the community around are awarded production funding and distribution on Optik…