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GVAD rep, Kimberly Wood Singing O Canada at BC Lions home game @July 14, 2018

Many thanks to the BC Lions for sharing this video with us for our Deaf Community to see, since it was only shown inside the Stadium, not showing it on TV. Enjoy the video.

 

Opportunities at H3 World TV

Deaf media organization is seeking freelancers for the following opportunities:
* Writer
* Content Editor
* Signer (International Sign)
Those of you who are interested in the following areas may want to inquire:
* Deaf Sports
* Deaf World Politics
* Deaf News
* Deaf Entertainment
* Deaf Viral/Social Media
Volunteer, Paid stipends, Summer and internship opportunities also available.
H3 Network Media Alliance is a charitable media organisation based in Toronto, Canada with media team members around the world including USA. Website: www.H3world.tv
For more details, fill out “Opportunities” online form at https://goo.gl/forms/DlqjD2lm6EhqiJ2l1

The Schools for the Deaf Class Action Settlement

The Schools for the Deaf Class Action Settlement has been approved by the Court.  The settlement is for students of the Ernest C. Drury School for the Deaf, the Sir James Whitney School for the Deaf, and the Robarts School for the Deaf and their predecessors. 

 

Attached are the Long Form and Short Form Notices which provide details about the class action and how class members can make a claim under the settlement.  Links to the ASL videos of these notices are available here: http://www.schoolsforthedeafclassaction.ca/documents.html.

 

Additional information regarding this class action is available on the administration website www.schoolsforthedeafclassaction.ca.

 

In an effort to reach as many class members as possible, we would ask that you please post this notice on your website, distribute it on any listservs your agency maintains and/or otherwise distribute it in a manner that will likely come to the attention of class members, such as via a text message blast.

 

 

Schools for the Deaf Class Action Administrator

3-505, 133 Weber St N

Waterloo, ON   N2J 3G9

Toll Free: 1-855-823-0656

TTY: 1-877-627-7027

Toll Free Fax: 1-888-842-1332

Email: Schoolabuseclassaction@crawco.ca

Website: www.schoolsforthedeafclassaction.ca

 

 

GVAD’s Special Announcement regarding BC Lions

GVAD has an special announcement to share to our members and Deaf community about the BC Lions, ASL Signers for O Canada for their next 8 home games.  First game will begin this Saturday on July 14th and ends in November 3rd. BC Lions is donating $3.00 from each ticket brought through this link https://bit.ly/2m5CAux

We need 6 more deaf people to fill in other remaining games, please contact us, by emailing gvadoffice@gmail.com or gvadpresident@gmail.com or inbox Kimberly Wood in Facebook.

 

 

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Calling for Vendors for Deaf Blind Christmas Crafts Fair

The Deaf-Blind Community of Greater Vancouver

 

is hosting its

 

22nd Annual Christmas Craft Fair

 

Calling all Craft Vendors!

 

We are looking for diversity, variety and creativity!   Those who are Deaf-Blind, Deaf, blind, and persons of various abilities and disabilities are encouraged to sign up to sell their creations, gifts, and stocking stuffers!  

 

When: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (Set up at 9:00 am, tear down at 4:00 pm)

Place: River Market, Upper floor, 810 Quayside Dr, New Westminster, BC

Table Rent: $30, one table per vendor please. Tables are 6 feet long.  

                    There are 20 tables in total, first come first served.

 

There will be prize raffles and a “best-decorated vendor-table” contest.

 

Monies raised will support the future Deaf-Blind Intervenor Project.

For more info, or to book a table, please contact Craig MacLean, CCF Chair cma73@alumni.sfu.ca