Carven Li was just nine years old when he moved to Richmond from Hong Kong. At 19, he openly came out as gay and now, at 22, he identifies himself as a queer activist.
Through this evolution of self-identity and sexuality, Li has come to see a difference between “queer” andQueer: The Experience from a First Generation Canadian
Event: The World Kindness Concert's Pass It On Campaign
When/Where: November 2nd, 2012 from 11:30-12:00pm at the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery
Leading up to the 12th Annual World Kindness Concert is a kick-off campaign called PASS IT ON. At this event, 50 yellow umbrellas will be passed out to attendees.
TheThe World Kindness Concert presents the Pass It On Campaign
Public Outreach is a leading face-to-face monthly donor recruiting agency operating in Canada, the United States and Australia. They are currently looking to hire full time staff that have an interest in working with various not-for-profit organizations that stand for environmental and humanitarian causes. This would be a fundraiser positionJob Opportunity: Full Time Professional Fundraising Position
With dance practices on weekends, acting classes on weekdays, and school newspaper duties everywhere in between, Victoria Raskin, Y57's Youth of the Month, is an ambitious 16 year old girl with many credits under her belt.
Victoria is a frequent volunteer. At her private school, Deer Lake SDA, Victoria participated inJuly 2012 #1: Victoria Raskin
It's been a crazy past six months with Y57, and with 2010 coming to a close, it's a good time to reflect on the amazing youths I've been able to interview through Y57. There's been laughter and awkward pauses, heart wrenching stories and mind blowing performances - so here's aMost Memorable YOMs from 2010
Local garage rock/punk outfit Scrambled Debutante is an up-and-coming trio to be reckoned with. The band, consisting of lead female vocalist and guitarist Xu Wang, bassist Jesse Wentzloff, and drummer Jamie Cessford craft a sound altogether louder and more energetic than most would expect from a three piece outfit.
For theScrambled Debutante: Louder is Better and Effortless