Modern Fort & Ruben’s Shoes creating awareness through local education

I’m always looking for ways I can educate my children on local and global issues surrounding poverty, lack of education, and homelessness. I want to get them involved in community causes because I truly believe this teaches them social responsibility and most importantly it broadens their knowledge and overall awareness. This knowledge, in turn, increases […]

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Summer Street Soiree- Saturday, June 27th

Bringing community together to give back and support local causes is exactly what my friends at Modern Fort represent. Each month they support a different cause and for the month of June they are supporting the  BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund and Young Burn Survivors Camp. More than 3800 professional fire fighters from fifty-one communities […]

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CKNW Orphans Fund- “Shop Till You Drop” fundraiser

On, Wednesday, April 22nd I enjoyed a fabulous evening  at the “Shop Till  You Drop” event hosted by CKNW Orphans Fund,  in partnership with  Distinctive Women. The CKNW Orphans Fund is dedicated to enhancing lives of children with physical, mental, and social challenges living in BC communities. They distribute over $1.7 million annually to children […]

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Shop for a cause with Modern Fort

  Recently a friend of mine launched something so awesome that I have to share! If you haven’t heard of  Modern Fort yet, now’s your chance. Modern Fort is a business founded by a group of women social entrepreneurs, that believe in creating a brighter, kinder community. Their intention is to build awareness on real social issues among children […]

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