Monthly Archives October 2010

Dare 2010 radio spot: Pat Thornton's Dare

You’ve been waiting for it, and now here it is: the last of the Dare to Remember 2010 radio spots! This ad features comedian Pat Thornton. Pat’s Dare last year was to perform 24 hours straight of stand-up comedy. He’s … Continue reading

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DTWL 2010 wrap-up: Video and Auction

[vimeo=http://vimeo.com/16218086] On October 22, Hoax Couture and the Fashion Design Council of Canada (FDCC) hosted Dare to Wear Love, a fashion-forward and cause-driven fashion show that closed out LG Fashion Week beauty by L’Oréal Paris (a.k.a. Toronto Fashion Week). In … Continue reading

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AfriGrand Caravan: Nkulie and Regina in Montreal and Ottawa

It’s been a couple of weeks since AfriGrand Caravan speakers Nkulie and Regina returned to South Africa. But thanks to Sarah Moffat you can still watch them in action in this video from the Caravan’s stops in Montreal and Ottawa! … Continue reading

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Dare 2010 radio spot: 10,000 Feet (VIDEO)

As promised, here is the fourth of five A Dare to Remember 2010 radio spots, entitled “10,000 Feet.” The final radio ad, featuring comedian Pat Thornton, will be posted here tomorrow. Check out “10,000 Feet”: Want to see more Dare … Continue reading

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Dare 2010 radio spot: Going back to school (VIDEO)

Another day, another new A Dare to Remember 2010 radio spot! This spot, entitled “Going Back to School,” is the third of five. Want to see more Dare videos? Click here! And don’t forget to pick and announce your Dare! … Continue reading

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Dare 2010 radio spot: Geddy Lee of Rush (VIDEO)

Happy Monday, blog readers! To celebrate the beginning of the second week of A Dare to Remember 2010, we bring you the second of five radio ads produced for the Dare campaign. This spot features Geddy Lee, lead singer of … Continue reading

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Dare 2010 radio spot: Barenaked Ladies' Ed Robertson (VIDEO)

And now, we present to you the first of five radio spots for A Dare to Remember 2010. This spot features Ed Robertson, lead singer of Canadian band Barenaked Ladies. More to come next week. Want to see more Dare … Continue reading

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AfriGrand Caravan: Reflections from the road — Snow Junior

Joanna Henry, Grandmothers Campaign Coordinator with the Stephen Lewis Foundation, brings us her latest reflection on her time on the AfriGrand Caravan. (You can read her previous dispatches here.) This story was written during our stay in Sudbury: Today after … Continue reading

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Dare 2010: Launch day with Picnicface (VIDEO)

A Dare to Remember 2010 starts today! Already picked your Dare? Share it with the world by tweeting about it or sharing it as a Facebook status update! (While you’re at it, sign up for the Dare to Remember Facebook … Continue reading

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Dare 2010 sneak peek: Brandy's Bodacious Baldness

A Dare to Remember 2010 starts tomorrow! To give you a sneak peak of what this year’s Darers are up to, check out these photos of Brandy, an early-bird Darer from Manitoba. Her Dare was to shave her head and … Continue reading

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