IMPACT with JD Hunter

Our guest on the May 8th edition of IMPACT was JD Hunter. He shared stories of the impact of travelling to Jamaica on a mission trip back in April. It was his first major trip and it left quite an impression. IMPACT is a team effort of United Way, FuseSocial,…

IMPACT with Jasmeen Toor and Fajar Khan

Our guests on IMPACT on May 1st were Jasmeen Toor from Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and Fajar Khan from MACOY (Mayor’s Advisory Council on Youth).  The members of MACOY are in the final stages of editing a video about mental health in support of CMHA.  It will be released…

IMPACT with Angela Ross

After 10 years of working in industry, Angela Ross chose to pursue her lifelong dream of helping people.  She went back to school and gathered the necessary tools to become an addictions counsellor with Mark Amy Treatment Centre.  Angela shared her story on the April 24th edition of IMPACT. IMPACT…

IMPACT with Alan Roberts and Roxanne Dicke

On the April 17th edition of IMPACT, our guests were Alan Roberts and Roxanne Dicke from Keyano Theatre and Arts Centre. They shared stories and reflections on the impact of the theatre arts on the thousands of people who have participated on and off the stage for over three decades…

IMPACT with Melanie Murrin

Our guest on the April 10th edition of IMPACT was Melanie Murrin with Safe Community Wood Buffalo talking about road safety.  They have an ambitious vision for our community as it relates to road safety.  Have a listen and discover some of the ways they are educating the youth in…

IMPACT with David and Kathy Yurdiga

Our guests on IMPACT on April 3rd were David and Kathy Yurdiga.  In their professional and political lives, they have always worked together.  Whether in Ottawa, or in the riding of Fort McMurray-Cold Lake, they are a dynamic duo serving citizens and supporting communities. IMPACT is a team effort of…

IMPACT with Jen Kennett and Tinna Ezekiel

Our guests on the March 27th edition of IMPACT were Jen Kennett and Tinna Ezekiel.  Jen is with Leadership Wood Buffalo while Tinna is a mentor with MACOY (Mayor’s Advisory Council On Youth).  The two groups are working closely together on a project for Canadian Mental Health Association. IMPACT is…

IMPACT with Milena Joveska

Our guest on the March 20th edition of IMPACT was Milena Joveska. Originally from Macedonia, Milena is the program coordinator with the MS Society in Fort McMurray. She is busy building excitement and awareness about the MS Walk coming up later in late May. IMPACT is a team effort of…

IMPACT with Kiran Malik-Khan

For the better part of a decade, Northword has been giving northern writers a platform to share their literary works. Our guest on the March 13th edition of IMPACT was Kiran Malik-Khan, public relations director for the volunteer led initiative. In addition to launching their 18th issue on March 24th,…

IMPACT with Justin Shaw

Our guest on the March 6th edition of IMPACT was Justin Shaw, Artistic Director of Theatre; Just Because. They are about to produce A Kid Summer Night’s Dream at the Suncor Energy Centre for the Performing Arts as part of their YouthPlay Production Series. He is also planning a comedy…