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Rooted articles share stories about the people and places that make us proud to call our community home.

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Stand up, speak out, push back

Stand up, speak out, push back

‘It is up to us, not governments or traditional institutions to make the world a better place to live,’ said Heart Beats Hate founder, Alan Quarry
Cambridge Food Bank delivers free cooking classes

Cambridge Food Bank delivers free cooking classes

Community Nutrition Coordinator aims to make the world a better place, one bite at a time
Local superhero advocates against violence

Local superhero advocates against violence

COVID-19 has hindered how often he can go out for a worthy cause - although, on the bright side, he has always worn a mask
UW student provides free services to minority students

UW student provides free services to minority students

'We are failing to support students with minority identities,’ said Chemical Engineering student, Christopher Deutschman
Child Witness Centre’s Executive Director offers to match donations

Child Witness Centre’s Executive Director offers to match donations

David Morneau is matching donations up to $1000
Local broadcaster offers free ceremonies to grads

Local broadcaster offers free ceremonies to grads

‘I am willing to come to your place and announce the names of the graduates,’ Sean Furfaro said
Local wildlife rescuer receives 80 calls a day

Local wildlife rescuer receives 80 calls a day

'We love taking in coyotes. They are not the big bad wolf people think they are'
Harm Reduction Coordinator faces major challenges during pandemic

Harm Reduction Coordinator faces major challenges during pandemic

‘We lost sight of the folks we love and work with and weren’t able to support them in traditional ways anymore’
GEMINI Models offers mental health outlet for girls

GEMINI Models offers mental health outlet for girls

‘Having had such a difficult time in my teen years, I developed The GEMINI Academy to be a place where girls feel valued for who they are,’ said Meaghan Dietrich
Local historian wants your COVID-19 stories

Local historian wants your COVID-19 stories

‘No story is too small. I want to try to capture small gestures of kindness and charity in the community’
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