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…

Kirsti Mardell on impact

IMPACT with Kirsti Mardell

Our guest on the October 24th edition of IMPACT was Kirsti Mardell, Autism Ambassador with the Autism Society of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw TV Fort McMurray, and 91.1 The Bridge. “

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IMPACT with Lorna Spargo

Our guest on IMPACT was Lorna Spargo, a passionate parent who has spent over 13 years volunteering with school councils in the community. She is currently the chair of the school councils at Ecole McTavish and Westwood Community High School. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw…

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IMPACT with Adapted Sports Day

Stephanie Myrick was our guest on IMPACT on October 10th talking about Adapted Sports Day coming up on October 14th, a chance for residents to try a selection of sports that have been adapted for the disabled. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw TV Fort McMurray,…


IMPACT with Fatima Dhooma

Our IMPACT guest on October 3rd was Fatima Dhooma, Chapter Coordinator with Kidsport Wood Buffalo. She shed incredible light on an organization that is helping provide access to sport opportunities for children and families who may not have the means on their own. IMPACT is a team effort of United…

remembering Sana

IMPACT in memory of Sana Elache

In this special one hour edition of IMPACT, four guests shared memories and insights about the amazing life of Sana Elache. Joining us were Beth Anthony, from the inaugural cohort of Leadership Wood Buffalo; Justine Rukeba, Executive Director of the Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo; Valerie O’Leary from CISM; and…

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IMPACT with Rick Kirschner

Our guest on IMPACT on September 19th was Rick Kirschner, Executive Director of Kings Kids Promotions Outreach Ministries and General Manager of 91.1 The Bridge. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial, Shaw TV Fort McMurray, and 91.1 The Bridge. “

Crista Watts Baker

IMPACT with Crista Watts Baker

Crista Watts Baker was our guest on the September 12 edition of IMPACT. She shared an amazing perspective of living life to the fullest with multiple sclerosis. An ardent champion for the MS Society in Fort McMurray, she is also a visual artist, preparing for her first social exhibition in…