Tag: Family

Walk-A-Thon In Waterloo For Refugee Family Reunion – GNSOTD Fri, Nov. 6th 2020

Students and staff at Waterloo Collegiate Institute (WCI) are completing a roughly 10,000 kilometre walk-a-thon to help a local family. The family are Syrian newcomers who arrived in Waterloo region six years ago and at the time had no choice

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Grandpa Trying To Give Away Baseballs Touches Hearts Online – GNSOTD Thurs, Oct. 1st 2020

Ethan Anderson’s grandfather Randy Long was cleaning out his garage and found a whole bunch of baseballs in a bucket. Trying to get rid of them he decided to leave the bucket of old balls at some nearby batting cages

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Dads Have Less Depression After Spending Time With Kids

A new study shows that fathers may need parental leave as much as mothers do. Maybe it’s time to rethink how we support families with new babies. The issue is postpartum depression. While this has long been recognized in mothers,

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Survey Says Americans Have Found Some Positives From Pandemic

A survey of 2,000 people from the U.S. over the age of 21, asked about the positives changes to come from the coronavirus pandemic. It was commissioned by Coravin and conducted by OnePoll. One big thing that came from this

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London Dad Group Helps Out Own – GNSOTD Fri, Aug. 21st 2020

There’s a man by the name of Maurice Ellis who moved to London, Ontario, from Jamaica not that long ago. Last fall he joined a local club just for Dad’s, called Dad Club London, which is a non-profit committed to

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Support For Ontario Families With Children Kept Home Due To COVID

Good news for Ontario families who have children who are not going to be in school or child care because of COVID-19. There is now funding available. Until August 31st, 2020, parents/guardians/or caregivers can apply for direct one-time funding to

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Little Boy Starts Business To Support Single Mom – GNSOTD Mon, Aug 10th 2020

An 8-year-old boy from East Los Angeles decided to take matters into in his own hands change his families financial situation to help his mom, who is a single mother of three children. The boys name is Aaron Moreno and

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Best And Worst Places To Raise A Family According To Asher & Lyric

New research by travel site Asher & Lyric has broken down the best places to live in order to raise a family. To determine the most and least family-friendly countries, the couple rated 35 countries that are part of the

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Family Holds Together And Brings Others Together In The Drive – GNSOTD Mon, June 8th 2020

In Naperville, Illinois, there is a family which has found an interesting and uplifting way to be having some of the hard conversations that are taking place around the world. Amber White and her Husband have an interracial relationship, and

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Operation Connection – GNSOTD Thur, May 14th 2020

Due to social distancing requirements, most hospitals and health care facilities are restricting visitors at this time. While this measure helps prevent the spread of coronavirus, it has lead to the isolation of many patients. One New Jersey man, knows

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