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Summer 5Rhythms Dance Classes Raise $346

By RAVEN / September 3, 2015 /

All year long, we’ve seen concerts, potlucks, yoga classes and many other creative fundraisers for Pull Together, but this is a first: Weekly 5Rhythms dance classes, collecting donations to this campaign to support First Nations fighting Enbridge in court. For the month of July, Joanne Winstanley donated a portion of the proceeds from her Tuesday night classes…

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Igel Architecture supports Pull together in a big way

By RAVEN / July 21, 2015 /

Igel Architecture, based out of Vancouver, is a small architecture firm specializing in small and medium scale projects, of both new construction and renovation to existing buildings Through their projects they have donated $2000 of their own profit to help support First Nation legal challenges. Have a look at what Igel Architecture has been up to…

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Pull Together With Black Spruce Bog

By RAVEN / July 8, 2015 /

Sea to Sands Conservation Alliance in Prince George Pulled Together with their local community to organize a Dance featuring the incredible band Black Spruce Bog! The energy in the room from the dancing, music and speeches made it a spiritual night for anyone who was present. Sea to Sands have been huge supporters of Pull Together all…

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Film screenings in Vancouver suburbs raise $1000

By RAVEN / June 23, 2015 /

A film screening of two powerful pipeline films held by our allies at Tri-Cities Leadnow and Raincoast raised over $1000. Two beautiful and powerful films were shown: Reflections: Art for an Oil Free Coast Groundswell It was a great night of film screenings and art for The Week to End Enbridge and raised 560$, which means…

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Spirit Bear Lodge donates $4500

By RAVEN / June 23, 2015 /

More incredible news today! The ecotourism company Spirit Bear Lodge announced that they are donating $4500 to Pull Together, on behalf of the recent guests who requested that their trip cost be donated to Pull Together. This donation will be doubled, to make a total of $9000. A huge thank-you to everyone at Spirit Bear Lodge for your enormous…

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Kitimat “Splash Mob” raises funds for Pull Together

By RAVEN / June 22, 2015 /

Organized by Douglas Channel Watch, residents of Kitimat came together on the Kitimat River on National Aboriginal Day and Fathers Day for some fun in the sun and in the water. According to Lucy, one of the organizers, “It was a gorgeous day. We enjoyed a wiener roast and a few of the group went…

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Council of Canadians chapters raise over $2000

By RAVEN / June 21, 2015 /

The Council of Canadian in Chapters in Golden, BC and Chilliwack, BC are really showing solidarity with seven First Nations fighting Enbridge! The Golden Chapter of the Council of Canadians raised $780  for Pull Together this past week, with a great fundraiser film screening of Line in The Sand, a new Enbridge pipeline documentary,  at Jitta’s Cafe in Golden…

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Righteous Rags raises over $500

By RAVEN / June 20, 2015 /

Righteous Rags fundraised for Pull Together on Saturday June 13th. Donating a portion of their sales from their tie-dye booth at the Saturday Market, Katya & Steve were so happy to have an opportunity to stop Enbridge using their creativity and righteous rags! The $270 raised was matched by an anonymous donor to bump the value…

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Vancouver: Young Agrarians raise nearly $1000 with potluck

By RAVEN / June 19, 2015 /

On Thursday of the Week to End Enbridge, Young Agrarians teamed up with Fresh Roots Urban Farm Society to host a Farmers For Pull Together potluck at the Fresh Roots Schoolyard Farm at Vancouver Technical Secondary School. According to one attendee, “It was a really sweet event, plus it rained – which meant that less folks…

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Victoria: Full House at Fairfield Literary Event

By RAVEN / June 18, 2015 /

“A full house and great energy. We raised 200$ for Pull Together and drank a lot of iced tea. :)” It was an evening of literary readings – part of the ‘elements’ series – as well as a fundraiser for Pull Together. Pictured is one of the evening’s writers, Julie Paul, reading from The Pull Of…

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