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Day 275: Top 5 Ways to Give on Canada Day

What a great day to give. A give on Canada Day gives back in so many ways as we celebrate this great and happy country.


Happy Canada Day!

Many countries have one day of the year that they take a day off to rest and celebrate. Today is Canada Day and I am so proud to be Canadian. I am so proud that I want to give you ways you can give back to your community, your friends / family and your country.

Day 275: Give 275
Top 5 Ways to Give back to your country on Canada DayTop 5 Ways to Give on Canada Day
1) Give to a Canadian Charity:

The Planet: The David Suzuki Foundation
Canadians in Need: Covenant House
Animals: SPCA


2) Attend a Canada Day Celebration in your neighbourhood / city and show your support!

3) Sing Oh Canada at least once during the day and wave a big flag. Be proud to be Canadian and show it.

4) Clean up part of our country – choose a public space that every one enjoys (park, beach) and clean up the garbage. Keep our beautiful country clean.

5) Host a picnic or BBQ to celebrate all thing Canadian. Ask your guests to bring a grocery item that could be donate to your local food bank.

What does being Canadian mean to you? How will you give back today? Leave us a comment how you will celebrate our great country today.

Time Commitment: Forever Commitment to Being Canadian

Cost: 0


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