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Adapting to Change: The Crucial Role of Food Banks in Supporting Minority Communities

With the holidays in full swing, everyone is getting into the spirit of giving. Amid the ongoing pandemic, many non-profit and charitable organizations such as Canada’s food banks are facing a challenging time within their communities. An estimated 4.5 million Canadians experience food insecurity. Corporate giving is more important than ever this year as many…

December 28, 2020
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Mental Health Effects of Racism and Emotional Tax in the Age of COVID-19

Ten months into a pandemic, it seems we are facing a great test as a society. Not only are many areas across Canada facing second waves just as winter is beginning, but we are also taking a sharper focus on systemic racism this year.

December 24, 2020
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Ascend Asks: Bert Floyd, Senior Manager, Assistive Technologies, TD

Bert Floyd (left) and Carolyn Ayson In this month’s Ascend Asks, Bert Floyd, Senior Manager, Assistive Technologies, TD, shares his insights on the future of assistive technologies and its impact on building inclusive workplaces. By Carolyn AysonSenior Manager, Enterprise Project Delivery Excellence, TD Bank Group and AVP, Student Affairs, Ascend Canada Inclusion is more than…

December 17, 2020
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Happy holidays 2020

I think we can all agree that 2020 has been a year like no other.

December 15, 2020
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Ep 8: Disability & Leadership – Being inclusive by design

Varun Chandak, Founder, Access to Success Organization

December 2, 2020
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