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Tag: NDWCC – National Defence Workplace Charitable Campaign (NDWCC)

CFB Halifax Highlights 2019 NDWCC Volunteers

– CFB Halifax profiles their volunteer NDWCC team members.

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Three serving brothers honoured with quilts

– At Quilt Canada in Ottawa, on June 15, three serving brothers were honoured by Quilts of Valour Canada™.

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Ship barbershop gives Jumpstart a boost

– MS Jeffrey Haines has been the HMCS Regina’s unofficial coiffeur performing his cuts from a corner of the ship’s Stoker Shop, all in support of Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities.

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Veterans’ homelessness – Make this your reason to give

– During the 2019 National Defence Workplace Charitable Campaign, we are asking members of the Defence Team to consider supporting charities which support homeless veterans.

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Inaugural “Paddle Against Poverty” Dragon Boat Race at CFB Halifax

– CFB Halifax Base Commander and NDWCC Champion Capt(N) Dave Mazur took fundraising creativity to a new level with the inaugural “Paddle Against Poverty” Dragon Boat Race! On October 21, five teams of fundraisers – comprised of military and civilian Defence Team members – took to the waters of Lake Banook in Dartmouth. CFB Halifax and …

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NDWCC 2019 Launch

– The launch of this year’s National Defence Workplace Charitable Campaign (NDWCC) started off strong in the National Capital Region (NCR) as armed forces members and civilian defence team members took to the water for the annual VCDS canoe race.

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Tackling Veteran homelessness through tiny homes and big support

– Dave Howard, president and co-founder of the Foundation, has spent more than a decade bringing awareness to an array of issues that Canada’s Veteran population may experience. In 2008, he developed a charity called the Canadian Legacy Project that connects Veterans living in poverty with community support resources and serves as a voice for the former CAF members.

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CFB Halifax – Base Commander’s NDWCC Challenge!

– Other local Defence organizations will be ‘dragon’ behind #CFBHalifax Base Commander Capt(N) Mazur and his team during a brand new NDWCC activity at Lake Banook on October 17. Are you up to the challenge? Take a look! #NDWCC2019 #Shoulder2Shoulde

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The impact of giving: Rebekah’s story

– I am Corporal Sylvia Guirguis, and Rebekah (Becca) is my daughter. Without the support provided by the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and several registered charities, the past three years would have definitely been considerably more challenging.

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The Deputy Minister’s Vlog – NDWCC with Champion ADM(PA) Chris Henderson

– As we mark the launch of the National Defence Workplace Charitable Campaign, it’s useful to reflect on why we give, and how our contributions can make a difference.

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