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Helpers articles share stories about the people making positive impacts in our community.

This section is made possible by our Community Leaders Program.


Motorcycle Divas show their support for the men in their lives with fundraising calendar

Motorcycle Divas show their support for the men in their lives with fundraising calendar

Annual calendar raises money for Prostate Cancer Canada
Guelph woman a living embodiment of 'What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger'

Guelph woman a living embodiment of 'What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger'

In this Helpers feature we talk with Denese Renaud whose resolve to help others through Project Awareness/Solutions Now has been strengthened by her own experiences with cancer and grief.
Celebrating aboriginal culture through art and film

Celebrating aboriginal culture through art and film

Guelph's Ame Papatsie, his art and his film play a role in the University of Guelph's during Aboriginal Awareness Week
A ghouls night out for diabetes research

A ghouls night out for diabetes research

In this Helpers feature we chat with Divas for Diabetes founder Cynthia Cole about her search for a cure and the eighth annual Halloween fundraiser.
A celebration of breastfeeding

A celebration of breastfeeding

Community Breastfeeding Collaborative of Guelph recently celebrated National Breastfeeding Week
'His name was Chris:' Dr. Anne-Marie Zajdlik talks about her motivation for a career advocating for HIV patients

'His name was Chris:' Dr. Anne-Marie Zajdlik talks about her motivation for a career advocating for HIV patients

In this Helpers feature we talk about the value of shedding stigma with AIDS activist and Bracelet of Hope founder Dr. Anne-Marie Zajdlik
Tina's Breast Friend Team keeps up the Run For The Cure tradition

Tina's Breast Friend Team keeps up the Run For The Cure tradition

Cancer survivor Tina Jensen's crew will be out there this Sunday at the Run For The Cure
All roads lead to the Roamers

All roads lead to the Roamers

This Helpers feature meets up with the surviving members of the Roamers Car Club who have been helping each other and supporting the community for six decades.
Party in the park to celebrate midwives

Party in the park to celebrate midwives

Guelph Midwives get together with the moms and children from throughout the years
Lifting the stigma that prevents people from getting healthy

Lifting the stigma that prevents people from getting healthy

In this Helpers feature we reach out to Jennifer Greenwood, SOS peer worker with the Guelph Community Health Centre