Terra Centre Blog Archive

May 22, 2019

Keeping children at the heart of our work

Photo: Tammy Lien, Child and Family Liaison (left), with two families who receive support from her: Mariah, mom to Liam (centre) and Sydney, mom...

May 22, 2019

Coming full circle

Photo: Melissa Mendes Hurst (left) and BettyAnne Bianchini In 2002, Melissa Mendes Hurst was 15 years old and mid-way through her first semester of...

April 10, 2019

Childcare facts to consider for the upcoming election

“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” – Nelson Mandela, Former President...

January 3, 2019

Information Sessions: Public Speaking Opportunities

Do you want public speaking experience? Do you want to build essential career and post-secondary skills? Do you want to become a better communicator and...

December 20, 2018

The Family Table: Play, Eat & Grow Together

Do you live in North East Edmonton? Does your family want to spend more time together and have fun? Join us for eight sessions...

December 13, 2018

Donor love

Terra participant Katt Donaldson recently interviewed Braede Harris, owner of the LOVEPIZZA restaurants in Edmonton and St. Albert with her husband Gavin Fedorak, to...

December 13, 2018

Coming full circle: alumna gives back to Terra

What started as a donation of essential items this summer from the Old Navy South Edmonton Common store has blossomed into more. Five employees—Gillian...

December 13, 2018

The little chicken dancer

Two-year-old powwow dancer Albert Apsassin is taking the Internet by storm. The boy danced for the first time at a powwow in Camrose, Alberta...

December 13, 2018

Letter from leadership

Greetings, As we reflect on the past year, we appreciate the many gifts of time, talent and treasure that we received throughout 2018. We...

December 13, 2018

Piloting a smoking cessation program for participants

Last summer Terra partnered with tobacco educators from Central Point Pharmacy for the first time to pilot a six-week QuitCore program to help some...

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