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September 5, 2014
First Calgary Financial makes moving your money worthwhile
One of the most rewarding aspects of my work with REAP is hearing from Calgarians that we are having a positive impact on their lives. This feedback is always encouraging, validating the collective...
September 4, 2014
Why building green matters to your health
When you hear the term ‘Green Buildings’ the first thought that comes to mind most likely pertains to the environment. And while green buildings are absolutely concerned with the preservation and...
September 3, 2014
J. Webb: Calgary’s sustainable wine merchant
Wine production has been practiced for thousands of years, and people have been fermenting fruit for eons! Somewhere along the way the production of wine adopted certain qualities of mass production...
September 2, 2014
You can’t put a label on Localize
Techie. Community Economist. Hippie. As varied as these labels are, they all have one thing in common: they describe Localize. Let’s investigate... Techie:Earlier this year Localize won a TEC...
September 1, 2014
A tale of two wages
Today Alberta’s general minimum wage is increasing to $10.20 from $9.95 per hour. Also today, Vibrant Communities Calgary (VCC) is raising its Living Wage from $14.50 to $17.29 per hour or $16.14...
August 31, 2014
Big Mountain Marketing facilitates active communities
Big Mountain Marketing is a promotional company that custom prints on items such as clothing, paper products or gift ware to help companies promote and build their brands. In the promotional products...