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Sept. 10, 2019
Celebrating the Power of Music: Right To Play and The Silkroad Ensemble, Team Up to Empower Vulnerable Lebanese and Refugee Youth to Rise
Lebanese, Syrian and Palestinian youth performed alongside world-renowned musicians in Qasqas, Beirut
June 26, 2019
NBA CHAMPION PASCAL SIAKAM LEADS DISTINGUISHED LIST OF HONOUREES AT RIGHT TO PLAY’S HEROES GALA
Youth rising above adversity through the power of play to be theme of signature fundraising event
Oct. 11, 2018
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Dec. 10, 2019
CANADIAN TENNIS CHAMPION BIANCA ANDREESCU APPOINTED RIGHT TO PLAY AMBASSADOR
Andreescu and Right To Play join forces to empower the next generation of leaders
Feb. 14, 2020
Government of Canada announces new collaboration with Right To Play to empower girls in Senegal
Prime Minister Trudeau makes announcement at star-studded event in Dakar. New collaboration will support girls to learn and lead.
March 25, 2020
Canada’s Charities Make Urgent Ask of Ottawa for $10 Billion Stabilization Fund; Their Very Survival at Risk
Over 200 major charities form Emergency Coalition to save sector and maintain support to Canada’s most vulnerable.
In the News
July 12, 2018
This 2018 STWM runner is attempting a world record in full ice hockey gear
In full ice hockey gear, Evan Latsky will attempt to set a Guinness World Record at the 2018 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon.
March 3, 2020
The Slaight Family Foundation announces $15M Global Initiative for Women and Girls
To mark International Women’s Day, The Slaight Family Foundation is donating $15 million to 15 international organizations working to improve human rights and opportunities for women and girls.
Jan. 16, 2020
Children's Well-Being: Towards 2030
The past decade has been a bad one for children in humanitarian crises around the globe, particularly in terms of food sustainability. Can the situation improve in the 2020s? Lindsay Groves, of Right to Play, and others join Steve Paikin to discuss how to make the world a safer place for the next generation.