Community Initiatives Program

in the media

September 2011
Harold and Janet Pliszka were recently interviewed for ShawTV. (Click "Family Charity)
ShawTV - Calgary

August 16, 2011
Local charity helps teens in developing nations finish school
Scholarships sparked by visit to Tanzania

Calgary Herald

August 11, 2011
Promotional video with Roger Elliott Woon

December 11, 2009
Calgary charities offer gift cards
CBC Calgary

February 12, 2009
Fundraising events take a hit
CTV News Calgary

February 11, 2009
AIDS Calgary joins charities cancelling fundraisers
CBC News

February 7, 2009
Wooed by The Temptations ... Get turned on at Hotel Arts ... Fall in love with koalas at the zoo
The Calgary Sun

February 6, 2009
Make a Valentine's splash
Calgary Herald

August 4, 2008
Family fun for a cause
Calgary Herald

July 6, 2007
Spread Stampede wealth around the world
Calgary Herald

June 19, 2007
HSA students thinking globally
High River Times

January 7, 2007
Christmas party sends African kids to school
Calgary Herald

August 15, 2006
Keeping up with the world
The Era-Banner

August 12, 2006
Buying photograph could help Third World students get education
The Era-Banner

August 11, 2006
Garage sale proceeds help kids in developing countries
Calgary Herald

June 5, 2006
Janet and Harold Pliszka Interviewed on the Homestretch
CBC Radio One

March 1, 2006
Local woman offers scholarships to African Students
Red Deer Advocate

February 10, 2006
HYTES helps in East Africa
Calgary Herald

January 26, 2006
Paving the road to education
Central Alberta LIFE

"One in five of the world's people lives on less than $1 a day."
- Jessica Williams