Stampeders.com Chevy Tackles Bullying

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  1. Madman

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    CHEVY TACKLES BULLYING

    Last fall, a charity out of Toronto contacted me to see if I was interested in running one of their anti-bullying programs here in Calgary. The founder’s brother-in-law, Randy Srochenski, used to be the long snapper for the Toronto Argonauts and that’s how I got connected with them. They do a lot of work with inner city youth and underprivileged kids.

    I was approached in October to create and run a program. I did a lot of research right after the Grey Cup right up until January. I searched web and government sites, iTunes U anti-bullying courses and contacted Bill Belsey — a prominent anti-bullying activist. One of my friends who does a lot of work for the Alberta Government had a contact who set up a program that lacked funding. That person handed me all their resources. I had everything at the tips of my fingers.

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  2. K_O_cowtown

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    Great story, great cause, great guy!! Way to go!
     

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