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It’s cold in Ottawa but we’re here!!

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

It’s cold in Ottawa but we’re happy to be here! We arrived from Toronto very late last night in our trusty Because I am a Girl caravan… Look out for us Ottawa – Jon, Torey, Liz and myself are hear [...] Read more »

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Leaving for Ottawa

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

Hey Everyone. The time has arrived! We are leaving for Ottawa this afternoon and have a big day ahead of us tomorrow.  The team has packed up our vehicle with not an inch of room to spare. Between our awesome [...] Read more »

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Meet Jon !

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

Hi Everyone! Jon here to tell you a little bit about myself and why I am so thrilled to be part of the Because I am a Girl Campaign. I have lived my entire life in Toronto, Canada but have [...] Read more »

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Breakfast with the Because I am a Girl Report

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

This morning I was doing what I do every morning: drinking a cup of coffee and eating a slightly over-toasted bagel, but instead of watching “sports highlights” (ahhemm my code name for Regis and Kelly) or flipping through the paper, [...] Read more »

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Hey Readers! I’m Torey

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

Hey readers! My name is Torey and I take the pictures around here!  I am often asked,  “What is it like to be a guy working on the Because I am a Girl campaign and documentary?”  The truth is that [...] Read more »

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Behind the scenes with the documentary team!

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

Hey World! Simonee here – just thought I’d share some behind the scene shots of us making the documentary!  Recently, we talked with Alba – a 16 year-old girl –  who dreams of helping with homelessness. She doesn’t understand why people [...] Read more »

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Hello, I’m Liz!!

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

Hey everyone, Liz here! You’ve already met Simonee and soon you’ll get to know Jon and Torey too. We’re the documentary team! I am unbelievably excited to take part in such an important and empowering global movement. I’ve never traveled [...] Read more »

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Because I am a Girl…I am in the news

Guest blogger | 8 years ago

The Because I am a Girl campaign has been making news! Check out some of these great articles from the last few days. The Globe and Mail calls for increased investment in girls to reduce global poverty. Belinda Stronach, in [...] Read more »