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A Year of Making a Difference

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louiseg88

My first thing is my commitment to do one thing everyday to make a difference...

Fill your car up once a month...

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chris.andrew00

Walk, Run, Bike, Rollerblade, Rollerskate, Transit... Only use a car when yo...

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Live-Urban

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chris.andrew00

Get back downtown! Live, work, play in the centre of the City and hope many o...

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Get gardening!

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Bayraks

Plant/grow a garden, flower, shrub or tree. Join the Calgary Horticultural So...

Volunteer for/with an organiz...

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Bayraks

There's hundreds of organizations in Calgary who always require resources. Go...

Use a push lawn mower.

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pwbushell

Especially if you have a small lot. Push mowers are more eco friendly and hea...

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Join your community association.

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pwbushell

Join your community association. They are always looking for volunteers and i...

Don't idle your car unnecessa...

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pwbushell

Keep your idling to a minimum or not at all. Car engines do not need to run f...

Do a random act of kindness e...

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sieuwke

My name is Sieuwke Kozielski and I work for Servants Anonymous Society of Cal...

Chirstmas Gift Wrapping

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mmulligan

My mom and my friend and I spent the morning wrapping presents to raise money...

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cheaper parking fees

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aleryani.asaad

pay it forward

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happysprinkle

www.happysprinkle.blogspot.com it is all about paying it forward and giving b...

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Get involved more in my commu...

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alexandra.wadey

Getting involved is a great way to share your opinion and ideas with people a...

Become a Calgary 2012 Cultura...

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rtiangha

From March 2012 to March 2013, join a movement to champion Calgary's creative...

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1 for 2 Christmas Cards!

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the1fivezero

A few friends and I spent the past month hand-making 44 sets (3 cards per set...

Call 311 to make the city better

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ddeboice

If you see something that you feel the city should be addressing, then take a...

Get involved in a fundraising...

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ddeboice

By actively getting involved, you can make a difference in the causes that yo...

Call 311 to access City infor...

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ddeboice

It is a great service. It is simple and effective. Whenever I have questions ...

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Wear a ‘3’ button and see how...

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ddeboice

3 Things for Calgary has these great buttons! I have been wearing mine on my ...

Create a twitter account and ...

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ddeboice

It is a powerful tool! But twitter and social media is just that, a tool. It ...

Send a thank you letter to th...

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ddeboice

A simple thank you can do a whole lot of good! By recognizing the people and ...

Get to know your neighbours a...

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ddeboice

For me this has been a simple but powerful way of engaging in my local commun...

Join a non-profit board, when...

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ddeboice

It is amazing how much you can gain in terms of skills, networking and profes...

Share volunteer and community...

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ddeboice

Communicate! Taking the first step to get involved and engaged in volunteer a...

Give information about United...

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priyanka.mathew.13

United World Colleges or UWC makes education a force to unite people, nations...

Attend a 2012-2014 City of Ca...

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priyanka.mathew.13

Need to be informed on the process and the scope of the discussion to provide...

Talk to someone outside your ...

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tcg1014

It’s happens to most of us. We feel strongly about an issue and then we read ...

Visit someone

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tcg1014

Find someone who is isolated. Offer to visit them. You might be able to conne...

Run for office

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lindsay.luhnau

It is really not too hard and you meet lots of interesting people.

I try to spend time in my fro...

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lindsay.luhnau

I have built a food forest in my front yard to enable conversation and encour...

Donate gently use clothing to...

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klongpre

Stay engaged with The City of...

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klongpre

Follow them on Twitter or visit calgary.ca to add your voice to our city's di...

Organize a progressive dinner...

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klongpre

It's a great meal, a great walk, and a great time with your neighbours.

Find your niche in Calgary's ...

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klongpre

Visit bikecalgary.org to get started

Join the Board of a non-profi...

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klongpre

Over many years I have been involved with more charitable organizations than ...

Volunteer on a political camp...

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klongpre

My first full, in the trenches, volunteer involvement was working on Al Duerr...

Make personal connections wit...

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klongpre

I had a business in Calgary for many years and knew that running a good opera...

Support Local Vendors

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tcg1014

Take a step forward to mingle and meet with local artisans, produce suppliers...

Volunteer your special skills...

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tcg1014

Whatever your special skills are – there’s an organization in Calgary that ne...

Volunteer for a political cam...

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tcg1014

Volunteering for a political campaign gives you a front row seat to politics ...

Vote!

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tcg1014

Getting informed and voting in Calgary has never been easier. Visit candidate...

Register to vote

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tcg1014

It’s your first step toward influencing decision making in Calgary – and it’s...

Have your 5 minutes with City...

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tcg1014

Presenting to Council or to one of its Standing Policy Committees is your opp...

Offer to help someone new to ...

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tcg1014

Contact one of the immigrant serving agencies in Calgary and offer to help ou...

Actively participate in publi...

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leslie.evans

Become a mentor at one of Cal...

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tbarrie

Invite a new immigrant to joi...

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tbarrie

Learn about each other's cultures, share stories and celebrate over a meal. A...

Participate in a Jane's Walk ...

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tbarrie

Complete surveys focused on m...

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tbarrie

Arrange or attend a neighbour...

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tbarrie

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RT @pmackin: Thing #2 - donate blood five times in 2017. #3ThingsforCanada https://t.co/YaWP4Ih4DV
9 months ago
RT @strategicgrp: What are your #3ThingsforCanada #yyc? We can't wait to see everyone's drawings! #MayorsLunch https://t.co/SKZngPlSZ7
9 months ago
RT @pam_k_clark: Make a difference @wwfcanada & #children of #YYC! Join me volunteering for the Calgary Kids’ Run for Nature Sunday, June 1…
10 months ago
RT @neclose: Who is your 'tallest, brightest lighthouse" in our community? Nominate today; recognize the importance of 'keep doing what you…
10 months ago
RT @fedyyc: We just uploaded photos to Facebook from 2 recent resource fairs we went to with the Great Big 3! @3thingsyyc https://t.co/cv66
10 months ago
We love that @fedyyc has their very own GB3 (there are actually 3 in yyc) and, we hear that soon a red 3 for… https://t.co/R68mi3ko9v
10 months ago
RT @fedyyc: We're at InspirAct youth fair talking to students about volunteering w/ #yycca & @3thingsyyc https://t.co/51TWAcl9UR
10 months ago
RT @brcassociation: If all Calgarians were like Irene, that would be a WONDERFUL thing! #yycvolunteers #yycca @gccarra @ward9tweets @3thing
11 months ago
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