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    Member Spotlight: SMART Recovery Calgary

    SMART Recovery  (November 2017) Interviewer: Agnes Odera, CommunityWise - Practicum Student. Interviewee: Scott McKenzie, SMART Recovery – Director of Operations. 1.What is the name of your organization? The name of our organization is SMART Recovery. SMART stands for Self-Management-An[...]
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    Q&A with poet Zaire Sealy

    Zaire Sealy is a spoken word artist born and raised in Montreal Quebec, currently based out of Calgary, Alberta. His work with Uproot YYC involves creating a series of poems centered around his experience as an African American male. Using his love for music and literature he aims to challenge false[...]
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    Member Spotlight: Calgary Women's Health Collective

    Each month we'll feature a CommunityWise member group so that you can get to know them better! February 2017 Calgary Women's Health Collective (Tenant Member) Interviewer: Valerie Stitchman, CommunityWise practicum student Interviewee: Sanni-Ilona Paljakka, Therapist, Calgary Women's Health Co[...]
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    Anti-Racism Resource Spotlight: The Unlearning Channel

    A series of podcasts about unlearning/relearning our understanding of racism in the non-profit sector in Calgary. Hosted by Jacquie and Mel, listeners are taken on an unlearning journey as they meet with experts in the field of anti-racism, and inclusion. The listener is invited into a safe sp[...]
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    Member Spotlight: Calgary Underground Film Festival (CUFF)

    Interviewer: Diana Bosman, Practicum Student, Arusha Centre Interviewee: Brenda Lieberman, Festival Director, CUFF Calgary Underground Film Festival (CUFF) is a nonprofit organization founded in 2003. The organization holds festivals and events that showcase films. [...]