On this week’s show, Chris Chang-Yen Phillips finds out how Charles Daniels stood against injustice at the Sherman Grand Theatre. Then we talk to Meredith Mantooth about how You Can Ride 2 is making adaptive bikes available for kids.
In this series, Hunter sits down to chat with prominent Edmontonians to talk about the communities and people that have helped shape them along their journeys.
In this episode we will hear from musician and entrepreneur Paul Bellows about what he learned while performing a trumpet solo, the importance of being accepted by a community, how mentors like Ben Sures and Daniel Watson helped him grow, and the many things he has learned from his mom, dad and brother.
This is the first of six profiles in this special series. New episodes will drop on the first of the month June through December 2019.
Keep up with Paul Bellows.
Find out more about Naheyawin.
Check out our article about Hunter and Jacquelyn Cardinal, and find them in Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 under 40.
Photo Credit: The photo of Paul Bellows shown on this page was created by Edmonton Portrait Photographer, Ryan Parker. See more of his work at: https://parkerphoto.ca
On this episode, we speak with the one and only Liz O’Neill, Executive Director of Boys and Girls Club Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton (BGCBigs). Liz tells us about how the fluke of a coin toss brought her to Edmonton, her greatest accomplishments over the past 40 years and what that means to the children and their families who use BGCBigs’ services.
ECF Community Grants – Deadline June 1, 2019
On this week’s show, Chris Chang-Yen Phillips tells us about the Edmonton Radial Railway Society. Then we go to the Indigenous Career Fair to hear from inspiring speakers like Councillor Aaron Paquette, Brandi Morin, Kenton Boutillier and Ramsey Mudryk.
Check out the Edmonton Radial Railway Society.
Find out more about the speakers we met at the Indigenous Career Fair hosted by Edmonton Public Schools.
*Kenton Boutillier – Indigenous Health Initiatives, University of Alberta
Awards for Students Experiencing Financial Need
Alexandra M. Munn Scholarships and John and Andrea Wallin Awards
Edmonton Refugee and Emerging Communities Awards
Young Edmonton Grants
*All deadlines to apply for these grants is May 15th.