Western Canada Fashion Week: local Edmonton designer profile

Western Canada Fashion Week is hosted twice a year in Edmonton, Alta., and is currently the third largest fashion week in Canada. The format of the show provides several opportunities for emerging, local talents to display their designs and creations to an international audience. The shows creators attest that “Western […] Read more »

Edmonton local project profile: Urban Green Co-Housing Society

Members of the Urban Green Co-housing members aimed to establish a community-minded and environmentally-responsible setting in a walkable neighborhood of Edmonton’s urban core. Now, after years of planning, they have purchased properties in Old Strathcona that will each accommodate up to 25 units. The group is ready to expand their membership and […] Read more »

Edmonton local project profile: Mealshare

Combining their business savvy and sense of corporate social responsibility, cousins Jeremy and Bryan came up with a plan to bring restaurants, customers, and charities together in a way that would be valuable to everyone involved: Mealshare! We chatted with co-founder Jeremy Bryant about the project that’s now expanded to […] Read more »

The Edmonton Do-Gooder project: Audric Moses, the Green Scientist

The Local Good and The Savvy-Do-Gooder hosted The Good 100 Experiment in June 2013, bringing together  some of Edmonton’s upcoming and established movers and shakers who work on local food, arts, activism, local business, social enterprise, government, advocacy, indigenous rights, social justice, charity, funding, design and alternative media.  Participants anonymously voted for the person/project […] Read more »

The Edmonton Do Gooder Project: Dustin Bajer, Permaculture School

The Local Good and The Savvy-Do-Gooder hosted The Good 100 Experiment in June 2013, bringing together  some of Edmonton’s upcoming and established movers and shakers who work on local food, arts, activism, local business, social enterprise, government, advocacy, indigenous rights, social justice, charity, funding, design and alternative media.  Participants anonymously voted for the person/project […] Read more »