Charity

Charity

Martha Rogers. Pic: Rogers.com
June 17, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Rogers family has made a $60-million donation to various charities across Canada to offset the damage done to those most affected by the pandem

June 3, 2020
by Jason Schneider

The Executive Director of Canada’s leading music education charity explains the launch of MusiCounts Learn, a program that encourages students to continue their music education at home.

Frank Turner live-stream screenshot
May 29, 2020
by External Source

When British singer, songwriter and musician Frank Turner isn’t touring tirelessly around the globe, he’s likely recording, writing more songs or a

The Tweedy Show logo
May 22, 2020
by External Source

While many music artists have been doing sporadic live stream performances during the covid-19 lockdown, Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy and his family

Lido, from her Instagram account.
May 15, 2020
by External Source

Colombian-Canadian singer, songwriter and musician Lido Pimienta launched her new Miss Colombia album last month with a Pitchfork Instagra

Steel Panther (L to R): Stix Zadinia, Michael Starr, Lexxi Foxx, Satchel — photo credit: David Jackson.
May 8, 2020
by Karen Bliss

LA rockers Steel Panther raised money for cat rescue Heaven On Earth this past #GivingTuesdayNow by promoting an “all-day kitty cam,” focused on th

April 28, 2020
by External Source

Sunday night’s all-Canadian special, Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble has received 140,000 donations from individuals that cumulatively raised $6-m

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello perform for iHeart Living Room Concert For America — screenshot.
April 24, 2020
by External Source

Amid the crisis, major at-home fundraising concerts have taken place to raise funds for frontline workers, food security, and other related issues

April 22, 2020
by Kerry Doole

The country star enlists some famous friends for a new project designed to raise funds and lift spirits internationally in this pandemic age.

April 20, 2020
by FYI Staff

This coming Sunday (April 27), the nation stands “Stronger Together / Tous Ensemble” as a unity of broadcasters and a galaxy of homegrown notables stand together apart for a charitable event designed to replenish food and supply chain services at Canada’s overtaxed foodbanksand unify our nation in a time of crisis and distress.

Andrea Bocelli, Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, and Lang Lang perform performed 'The Prayer' as a finale to the One World: Together at Home
April 19, 2020
by David Farrell

Andrea Bocelli, Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, and Lang Lang performed The Prayer as a finale to the One World: Together at Home show last night.