Pender Island pulls in over $4K in star studded night

Last Saturday night, Pender Island’s community hall was draped in cedar for a very special fundraising concert. Led by the incomparable Mae Moore, who sang a spine-tingling rendition of “Tom Thompson’s Mandolin”, an all-star ensemble of musicians poured out their passion for B.C.’s wilderness and brought the sold-out audience to laughter and to tears.   Daniel…
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Mae Moore & Friends concert on Pender in Island Tides

Island Tides, a regional newspaper of the Gulf Islands and Salish Sea area, has a story this week on Pull Together. http://www.islandtides.com/assets/IslandTides.pdf Salish Sea luminaries Pull Together for First Nations A new initiative, Pull-Together.ca, is offering citizens an opportunity to support First Nations who are headed for the courts to protect sacred wild places in BC.…
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Northern nurses pledge to raise $5K

The North Coast Outpost Nurses are health care workers on the front lines of one of the most vital— and vulnerable— communities in BC. The wild coast nourishes the spirit of the Gitxaala community, who have stood up to defend their territory against the  Enbridge pipeline and tankers project. Unequivocal in their opposition to allowing diluted bitumen through the…
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