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Earlier this year, we had the opportunity to share the story of LGBTQ activist and refugee, Danny Ramadan. His incredible journey from Syria to Vancouver is available in part one and part two of our On Purpose series. Although he faced challenges coming to Canada, his poignant story inspired many Canadians to address the issue […]

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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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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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When Social Bites approached Chimp with an idea that was anything but ordinary we jumped. #DinnerPartyYVR is a one-of-a-kind idea that focuses more on the conversation around charity, than on fundraising itself. It’s an inclusive dining experience in Vancouver with the added feel good charity factor. 100% of each $35 ticket will be gifted back to […]

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Causes like Arts + Culture, The Environment, Hunger and Shelter went head to head this weekend at “Balloon Pops = Your Cause Rocks” at Car Free Day on Main Street. Families and friends represented causes near and dear to them while blasting balloons. And our Chimp Volunteer team got to spend the afternoon listening to […]

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When Vancouver Craft Beer Week wanted to integrate charity into their festival, they weren’t really sure how to do that. Beer + charity? Would it work? Our community team at Chimp sure thought it would. So Chimp powered a Charity Vote. (Meet our awesome volunteers from left to right: Maheen, John, Crystal (yours truly) and […]