Impact with Lee-Anne Kumka and Greg Halinda

IMPACT with Lee-Anne Kumka and Greg Halinda

Our guests on IMPACT were Lee-Anne Kumka and Greg Halinda with the Fort McMurray Ukrainian Cultural Society.  They are preparing to celebrate Malanka, or Ukrainian New Year, on January 20th at Shell Place. Source from:– kissmiss  IMPACT is hosted by Russell Thomas and is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw…

IMPACT with Sandy MacDonald

IMPACT with Sandy MacDonald

Our first IMPACT guest in 2018 was Sandy MacDonald, the man behind two dogs named Winky and Greb and the “Cause for Paws” fundraising effort. Winky would ride in a trailer behind Sandy’s Harley Davidson as they went on long road trips. Whenever they stopped, Winky became an instant hit,…

Impact with Major Stephen Hibbs

IMPACT with Major Stephen Hibbs

Our guest on IMPACT today was Major Stephen Hibbs with the Salvation Army. They are very close to reaching their fundraising goal as they begin delivery of Christmas hampers to families in need through the region. Source from:– party events shops IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial,…

Impact with Russell

IMPACT with Russell Thomas

On the December 12th edition of IMPACT, JD Hunter interviewed Russell Thomas about his recent humanitarian trip to Southeast Asia with Bracelets 4 Buildings. He and his wife Heather saw five different homes gifted to families while they were there. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw…

Impact with Willi and Chris

IMPACT with Chris Wells and Willi Whiston

Our guests on the December 5th edition of IMPACT were Chris Wells and Willi Whiston, two founding members of The District Recording Studio. They joined JD Hunter to discuss the studio, its origins and how they’re seeking to do something incredible in Wood Buffalo. IMPACT is a team effort of…

IMPACT with Mark Langlois

IMPACT with Mark Langlois

Our guest on the November 28th edition of IMPACT was Mark Langlois, Co-Founder of Twelve Canada and Freelance Entrepreneur, who discussed social innovation in Fort McMurray! IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw TV Fort McMurray, and 91.1 The Bridge.


IMPACT with Matthew Campbell

Our guest on the November 21st edition of IMPACT was Mathew Campbell, Vice Principal of Arts Programming at Holy Trinity Catholic High School. He was joined by Avery, a student at Holy Trinity, as they discussed the upcoming Shrek The Musical. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial,…

Steve Yatauro on Impact Nov 14 2017

IMPACT with Steve Yatauro

Our guest on the November 14th edition of IMPACT was Steve Yatauro, Chair of the Community Campaign. Steve has been working closely with volunteers throughout the region to meet the community need goal of $7.1 million. While there is an expected gap of $1.5 million, every effort is being made…

Michelle Toner on Impact

IMPACT with Michelle Toner

Our guest on the November 7th edition of IMPACT was Michelle Toner, General Manager of the 2018 Wood Buffalo Alberta Winter Games. Happening in February, the Games will involve thousands of athletes and volunteers, not to mention coaches, officials and visiting parents. Michelle shares details of the impact that major…

Idil Jeilani on Impact (1)

Impact with Idil Jeilani

Our IMPACT guest on October 31st was Idil Jeilani, Coordinator with NSUUR: NGOs Supporting Uninsured and Underinsured Residents. Help is still available for home owners struggling to recover from the 2016 wildfire because they had no insurance or have discovered that they are under insured. IMPACT is a team effort…