A joyous community day at Bandidas

A joyous community day at Bandidas

Banditas Taqueria held an Earth Day blast that raised $3660 for Pull Together! We received this lovely note from generous owner Aiyana: “Saturday was a great success. It was a wonderfully busy day. I think the highlight was mid day, when we had Earnest Ice Cream...
Seattle Pulls Together

Seattle Pulls Together

Wow, Seattle: you really pulled together! We received this short but oh-so-sweet dispatch from organizer Mary Lovell, who was at the Elk’s Hall together with Reuben and Cedar George for the 350.org co-sponsored event in support of Pull Together. “Heart is...
Road tales from Luke Wallace

Road tales from Luke Wallace

Inspiring musings from Luke Wallace: he’s a humdinger folksinger and an activist with a heart of gold. He has this to say about his last month on the road for Pull Together: “I think I just had the best month of my entire life. In the last 30 days I...
It’s Earth Day and Tofino is Pulling Together

It’s Earth Day and Tofino is Pulling Together

© photo by Wayne Barnes, Tofino Photography Coastal communities are on the front lines of climate change. For those who live on the narrow peninsula that leads to Tofino on the west coast of B.C.’s Vancouver Island, the prospect of rising sea levels has an immediacy...
When it comes to stopping Kinder Morgan, Tofino means business

When it comes to stopping Kinder Morgan, Tofino means business

In celebration of Earth Day, Tofino is Pulling Together! The incredible Bonny of Clayoquot Action in Tofino BC has organized a fantastic week of Pull Together fundraising on the Pacific Rim, in Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations territory. Businesses are offering tours,...
Cyclists span the entire country for Pull Together

Cyclists span the entire country for Pull Together

We received this amazing letter today and it’s a PING PING EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT!! “This summer, I’ll be biking from Ottawa to Vancouver with Sarah! We’re biking to raise money for the Tsleil-Waututh, Coldwater, and Squamish First Nations to take Kinder...
Bandidas rocks (and parades!) on Earth Day for Pull Together

Bandidas rocks (and parades!) on Earth Day for Pull Together

This Earth Day, Bandidas Taqueria in East Van is holding a fundraiser for the Pull Together campaign. Anyone who has eaten there knows that they have the best tacos in the west. Now, here’s another excuse to head out to enjoy Bandidas: Bandidas will be donating...
Take a zodiac ride and explore the Salish Sea to stop Kinder Morgan!

Take a zodiac ride and explore the Salish Sea to stop Kinder Morgan!

A successful Fundraiser at ArtSpring recently raised $10k+ for the RavenTrust Pull Together Campaign to support legal action against the Kinder Morgan Pipeline Expansion Projects, AND there is a still great opportunity to raise even more for the campaign, on a great...
Pints not Pipelines in the Vancouver Observer

Pints not Pipelines in the Vancouver Observer

Story originally appeared in the Vancouver Observer Five local micro-breweries donated beer for a weekend charity event in Vancouver that brought in $17,000 to fund lawsuits against the proposed expansion of Kinder Morgan’s 1,150-kilometre Trans Mountain pipeline...
Meet the Nations: Squamish

Meet the Nations: Squamish

The Squamish are a Coast Salish people and speak the Squamish language. The Squamish Nation has existed and prospered within their traditional territory in the Lower Mainland since time immemorial. The Squamish have never ceded or surrendered title to their lands,...
Trudeau’s Tears on tap at Pints not Pipelines

Trudeau’s Tears on tap at Pints not Pipelines

Pints not Pipelines event in Vancouver was a slam-dunk! According to organizer Mary Lovell, “We raised 17k for First Nations legal opposition to km last night. I am drinking your tears, Justin Trudeau. Respect indigenous rights. Stop the tar sands. Pull...
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