(September 10, 2010) After months of controversy, yesterday’s news of the Kielburger’s decision that WE operations will close down in Canada came as a surprise; not surprise. CTV reported that “due to financial pressure and loss of sponsors, it plans to sell off tens of millions of dollars’ worth of assets, including real estate in Toronto, in … [Read more...] about WE operations will close down in Canada. Now what?
(July 6, 2020) In what's become the latest charity controversy, nine days after the federal government announced a plan to partner with charity to put up to 5,000 dollars into the pockets of 20,000 students, the partnership is dead in the water. And we're left wondering who benefitted from that particular skirmish, and what it says about charity in our time. At issue … [Read more...] about Charity Controversy: A week of WE. Now what?