Program helps local churches develop villages
Enns left Calgary in 2009 to work for the Christian Reformed World Relief Committee as a program consultant, which has landed him in a partnership with different districts in Tanzania. His role is to offer technical support while creating development plans on how to help local churches reach out to their local community.
- By DAYLA BROWN
How a local non-profit organization is making a big difference with a little light bulb
From a little white house nestled amongst the skyscrapers of downtown Calgary, local non-profit organization Light Up The World is attempting to conquer a hefty goal: to bring light to the roughly 1.4 billion people across the world who have no access to electricity.
- By TANIS BROWN
Energy Diet Challenge spreads message to Calgarians about responsible use of resources
So in order to avoid excess, Ajay Khiroya, a Calgary banker, decided to put himself and his family on a strict diet.
- By JESSICA CLARK
Recent changes in UK visa application process creates added barriers for travellers
With a folder full of government-issued identification and personal documents in one hand and a Tim Hortons double-double coffee in the other, Olive Brough, 20, made the three-hour drive to Edmonton, Alta. from Calgary to get the biometric scan required for her United Kingdom migrant work visa.
- By JODI EGAN