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On July 9, 2016, Chimp went out to celebrate the community at the West 4th Avenue Khatsahlano Street Party. To amplify the positive vibes of this event, we partnered with Vancouver-based artist and photographer Eyoälha Baker from the Jump for Joy Photography Project and photographed friends, families, and individuals expressing their happiness by jumping for […]

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Many see the act of jumping as just that – an action propelled by our feet to push us into the air. We may jump because of sport, exercise, or a good photo op. But for some, this action takes on a whole different meaning. The Jump for Joy Photography Project is a multifaceted art project […]

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Vancouver bustles with activity during the summer. Neighbourhoods are taking advantage of the endless days of sun, offering unique events that will keep everyone entertained throughout the season.   There are a lot of events in this city that are not just about the fun, but are designed to encourage connections between communities and to […]

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This year marks the 149th anniversary of Canada’s confederation. While each neighbourhood has its own way of celebrating Canada Day, they all share a common theme: honouring the diversity and uniqueness of our country.  The history of this nation and diversity of its people is something that binds us together, and Chimp is all about […]

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Father’s Day is on June 19th, 2016. What better way to celebrate than doing something fun, exciting, and enjoyable together as a family! Here are some fantastic Father’s Day events that not only celebrate fathers, but also embrace family, the community, and meaningful causes. Plaid for Dad Prostate Cancer Canada is encouraging Canadians to make […]

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Now that the weather looks a lot more summery, fundraising season is in full swing. Good weather encourages people to get out and pound the pavement for good causes of all kinds. But just asking for contributions to your fundraising campaign isn’t good enough; you need a strategy to maximize your impact. We talked to […]

Charity Matters

When someone suggests a bold idea with a big emphasis on charity you jump. And that’s exactly what happened when Social Bites approached us to partner with them on the largest simultaneous dinner party Vancouver (and possibly Canada) has ever seen. On October 19, 2013, 30 hosts opened their homes up to 200+ guests for […]

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Meet the cast of characters and the role they played: Jordan Cash, Co Founder of Cartems Donuterie lovemobs Frogbox. Why? Because Doug Burgoyne provided Jordan some mentoring in the early stages of Cartems. @cartemsdonuts  Doug Burgoyne, President of Frogbox lovemobs the Vancouver Aquarium. Why? Because Frogbox gives back 1% of their revenues to protect frog habitats, […]

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You have lots and lots of pictures to share from behind the scenes! First up… On set at Cartems’ Donuterie Kitchen From left to right: Meet “Rags,” Jordan, and Maria. (Behind the camera is Joel, cameraman extraordinare) Close Up To The Goods: For more information about Cartems, check out their Facebook, Twitter, and their website.