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This is an outstanding city.
But you don't just take.
You've got to build.

Fran Deacon

Wife of the late Fraser Deacon,
Founder of Toronto Foundation

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RiseUP Share Your Power Initiative



Rise Up Share Your Power is a Canadian initiative that cultivates collaborative artistic activist projects designed to encourage youth leaders to work with established artists in collaboration The 1st collaboration is being launched by Slaight Music via Warner Music Canada and includes two distinct 35th Anniversary all-star remakes and re-releases of “Rise Up,” the classic Canadian empowerment anthem.  All selected grassroots groups have innovative approaches to their organization and have been vetted for equality and diversity practices. Monies garnered via streams & downloaded will be distributed to the following organizations:



Canadian Roots Exchange:

Institute for Change Leaders:


Sherbourne Health Centre- Supporting our Youth: 

For more information on this initiative follow Lorraine Segato on Twitter at @LorraineSegato and @riseupshareyourpower.

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