A Dare to Remember 2010

Dare to Wear Love on TVO’s Get Involved (VIDEO)

[brightcove vid=767921663001&exp=1351827288&w=485&h=320] Jim Searle and Chris Tyrell, the men behind Canadian fashion label Hoax Couture, were recently profiled on TVO’s Get Involved. In the video, Jim, Chris and Ilana Landsberg-Lewis — Executive Director of the Stephen Lewis Foundation — talk … Continue reading

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Dare 2010 slideshow (VIDEO)

Thousands of Canadians participated in A Dare to Remember 2010, whether by daring or donating. Many Darers sent us inspiring photos and videos of their Dares, so we created this Dare 2010 slideshow to showcase their ingenuity. Check out the … Continue reading

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20 "Dodgeball Maniacs" and a World-Record Dare

Last year we blogged about Yasmin Fudakowska-Gow, the Montreal-based yoga instructor who broke the Guinness world yoga-marathon record as her Dare for the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s A Dare to Remember campaign. Today we have another world-record-level Dare to tell you … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: Lethbridge College students and staff dare to be dessert

Here’s a sweet video from the Dare to Remember 2010 campaign. Students at Lethbridge College in Alberta dared their professors to take pies in the face in support of African community organizations funded by the Stephen Lewis Foundation. You can … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: Yasmin, yoga and a daring world record

In August 2010, Montreal yoga instructor Yasmin Fudakowska-Gow completed 32 straight hours of yoga, breaking the Guinness world record for longest yoga marathon. But her incredible feat wasn’t simply for the satisfaction of holding a Guinness record — she took … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: Supporting African AIDS organizations, two sideburns at a time (VIDEO)

Today we wanted to share with you a December Dare that has been getting a lot of attention: Decemburns. As explained on Decemburns.org, ‘Decemburns’ are sideburns that you grow during the month of December to help bring awareness to HIV/AIDS … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: World AIDS Day Dare awesomeness

Yesterday was World AIDS Day, which was the perfect opportunity for a number of folks to do their Dares! Here are a few of the inspiring Dares that took place this week: Michael Wilson dared to run as far as … Continue reading

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World AIDS Day: WAD TV guide, Stephen on the Radio, and the Great Canadian Conversation

Today is World AIDS Day! To commemorate World AIDS Day, Stephen Lewis took to the stage on Monday to answer Canadians’ questions about HIV/AIDS in Africa. The event, filmed in front of a live audience and broadcast online, was dubbed … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: the Ultimate Dare

[gigya src=”http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649″ width=”600″ flashvars=”offsite=true〈=en-us&page_show_url=/photos/ryanchow/sets/72157625320691049/show/&page_show_back_url=photos/ryanchow/sets/72157625320691049/show/&set_id= 72157625320691049&jump_to=” allowFullScreen=”true” ] On Saturday, November 20, the ultimate Dare took place at Cherry Beach in Toronto. “The ultimate Dare?!” you ask? Why yes — Ultimate the sport (also known as Ultimate Frisbee), that is. Ultimate … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: Pat Thornton's Dare – The laughs are underway

Comedian Pat Thornton is over 18 hours into his Dare to perform stand up comedy at Toronto’s Comedy Bar for 24 hours straight! Fellow comedians are in attendance – showing their solidarity by staying up with him and helping out … Continue reading

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