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From treks across Iceland, to fighting the AIDS epidemic in Africa, to representing Canada on the world stage, here are three fundraisers making a difference at home and around the globe. Fire & Ice Flight Centre Wish Trek This August, 28 Flight Centre employees will trek the highlands of Iceland, transversing active volcanoes, majestic glaciers, […]

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There are only a few weeks remaining to get your 2014 charitable donations locked in. So if you’re looking for a cool campaign to support, here are three fundraising groups you’ll want to check out before the year comes to a close. From playgrounds and podiums to a 24 hour famine, these campaigns need your […]

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Earlier this month, a team of volunteers from Chimp and Sophos came together to clean up Vancouver’s Crab Park as part of the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. A national initiative between the Vancouver Aquarium and the WWF, the Shoreline Cleanup empowers Canadians to rehabilitate shorelines in their communities. Despite the wet weather, 19 of us […]

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With students back at school, it’s been an active fall for fundraisers on Chimp. From rallying students and alumni to putting technology to work for peace, here are three campaigns we’re excited about. What are you fundraising for this month? PeaceGeeks – Heroes for Peace PeaceGeeks has kicked off their annual crowdfunding campaign to fund […]

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Just because summer’s winding down doesn’t mean it’s too late to play outside. Especially if there’s an opportunity to have some outdoor fun for a good cause. These September campaigns pair charitable giving with fun in the September sun. Paddle for Health September 6, 2014 | Victoria, BC Paddlers in canoes, kayaks and on stand […]

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From the world’s largest sandbox, to the longest soccer game in the world, to a lengthy ride across Canada, here are three campaigns that are going the distance on Chimp this summer. Check them out and join in on the fun! 1. Fun in the World’s Largest Sandbox August 16, 2014 | Vancouver, BC Remember […]

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Meet Nate. He’s really, really tall, loves spending time outdoors, and is the new Executive Director of ACTS (Africa Community Technical Services). For most of his life, Nate hasn’t had to worry about getting sick from drinking contaminated water. But that changed during a summer spent tree planting trip in Northern BC a few years […]