Category: Addicted Inspirations

The activists, changemakers and inspirational humans that brought hope to SXSW

For the past 3 years, I’ve headed down to Austin, Texas seeking exciting experiences and inspiration at the South by Southwest (SXSW) conference and festival.  This year was no exception. So why is it that it’s taken me so long…

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A Bartender with a heart of gold: meet Chantelle Gabino

While bartenders definitely provide a public service, after a fashion, it’s not always a profession that’s associated with giving back to the community.  That is unless you’ve met Chantelle Gabino *photos from @chantigabino on Instagram Chantelle is a food and beverage…

SWTCH is changing the way we charge…our cars that is

In my mission to switch from a gas vehicle to an electric or hybrid car, I’ve also begun researching potential charging solutions for my home.  Living in a condo in downtown Toronto makes it a bit more challenging to find…

Norwegian Cruise Line Launches Giving Joy Campaign to Reward Teachers

Norwegian Cruise Line recently unveiled the Giving Joy campaign, developed to recognize and reward educators in the U.S. and Canada. In advance of Teacher Appreciation Week (May 6-10, 2019) and the North American debut of the cruise line’s 15th ship, Norwegian Joy, the company…

Sistema to host fundraiser to bring in more students

Here at ADDICTED there are two things we love; the arts and supporting a great cause. When you put the two together, what could be better? Enter Sistema Toronto. When learned about this amazing program to help underprivileged youth have…