Helping Rhinos: An Interview With CEO Simon Jones, We Can Help Make A Difference!

Helping Rhinos prides itself in applying innovative and forward approaches to conservation. Before setting up Helping Rhinos, CEO Simon Jones worked for American Express for 24 years.  He always had a passion for wildlife conservation, and in particular rhinos, but his eventual move into full time conservation took several years! I asked Simon what prompted [...]

Southwest Wildlife Foundation of Utah: An Interview with the CEO

Southwest Wildlife Foundation of Utah: An Interview with the CEO

"Our goal is to get this foundation established to the point where it can continue running after we are gone."- MT I was nervous when I phoned Martin Tyner this morning. This guy is pretty big stuff! And he is doing really big things for animal conservation in southwestern USA. It turns out, Martin is [...]

What Is CharityVillage? An Article By Marina Dawson

CharityVillage is the Canadian nonprofit sector’s largest and most popular online resource for recruiting, news and how-to information. Many people know us as the biggest online job board for the nonprofit sector in Canada, and, in fact, one of the first things we often hear from people we talk to is, “I got my current [...]

What is ‘Real Estate Photography’? An Interview With Katelyn Faulkner

'Real Estate photography is the art of capturing a space and making it look and feel its best.'-KF When playing around on my social media I came across some really sophisticated photos of beautiful homes for sale in Kamloops, BC.  Who is taking these gorgeous photos, I wondered?  Well, I found the one taking the [...]

Drinking and Driving, Lynette Welch Shares Her Horrifying Story in Order to Save Others

Drinking and Driving, Lynette Welch Shares Her Horrifying Story in Order to Save Others

August 2000, my ruined extended cab chevy - LW Williams Lake resident, Lynette Welch, lost everything dear in her life, and almost her life, when she made the decision to drink and drive in 2000. Now many years sober, Lynette continues to bravely tell her story in hopes of helping prevent others from suffering similar [...]

Improving Education Around The Globe, with Brad Brasseur

Improving Education Around The Globe, with Brad Brasseur

'Investing in memories is more important than buying material things' -BB Former Kamloops resident, Brad Brasseur, has travelled to over 80 countries around the world pursuing his passion to improve education in developing countries. The teacher and university counselor has had articles published in over 30 countries on travel and improving education for the poor. [...]

Well Urned, The Birth of a Small Business, with Steve Kinch

Well Urned, The Birth of a Small Business, with Steve Kinch

A higher end one-of-kind urn, crafted by Steve Kinch Kamloops man, Steve Kinch, has been busy this past two years starting his own unique business.  The idea for the business was in his mind for a decade before he got serious about the venture.  He is now making hand crafted urns out of a showroom [...]