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MEET THE MAKERS | EmergeMARKET 2018 video

EmergeMARKET is a summer project by EmergeHUB, a coworking space serving Forest Lawn’s diverse population of home-based businesses. The markets ran every other Saturday through the summer, and we were lucky enough to visit with some of the folks there!

Economic Reconciliation and Social Enterprise aims to build an army of problem solvers

This fall, Mount Royal University will host Economic Reconciliation & Social Enterprise: A Workshop for Changemakers & Problem Solvers – a two-day workshop that hopes to shift the paradigm between non-profits and government agencies that are working to change social issues in Calgary. Manitoba-based social entrepreneur, Shaun Loney, will be hosting the workshops, bringing to […]

Night markets coming to North Calgary this summer

Night markets are a cultural staple in Asian countries, and it’s become a popular trend across Canada for their ability to bring communities together for leisurely summer strolls among local vendors. Ian McAnerin is hoping to foster that community spirit with Night Market North – a bi-weekly outdoor market held in the Vivo parking lot […]