Charity Matters

Healthy play is one of the most important components of a healthy mind and body in childhood, and nothing represents healthy play better than a giant sandbox. On Saturday, August 16, Chimp joined forces with Passage Give and the Kelty Patrick Dennehy Foundation to raise funds for children’s mental health with The World’s Largest Sandbox. […]

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Clara Hughes rode into Ottawa on July 1, after three months on “Clara’s Big Ride” for Bell Let’s Talk: a landmark national bike tour for mental health. Over the course of 110 days, she put in some gruelling work — biking 11,000 kilometres across the country. As if that wasn’t enough, Clara hosted more than […]

PeopleCharity Matters

For two long years Haley George’s life was overshadowed by depression and anxiety. She felt “out of touch with reality,” dropped out of sports, and stopped seeing friends. Her isolation, she says, was a means to hide her feelings from the people around her – not an easy feat in a small community of roughly […]

Charity Matters

One in five Canadians will experience a form of mental illness in their lifetime. Whether we’ve been personally affected ourselves, or know a family member, friend, or colleague who has, mental health is a cause that touches us all. Clara Hughes knows the struggle with mental illness. Behind her inspiring athletic achievements and famous smile […]