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  • Miss Peel World Featured on FemEvolve Blog

    Written by:
    Bisleen
    July 21, 2018

    I had the opportunity to share my experience of how I achieved a powerful mindset to be ready for Miss World Canada 2018 with FemEvolve. FemEvolve is a women’s health and wellness magazine that covers every area of a well-balanced life and is redefining the way women live their lives. In my post, I described how I used the six principles ... View Post

  • My Beauty with a Purpose: The Mental Health ACCESS Program

    Written by:
    Melissa
    July 21, 2018

    It is no secret that mental health care in Canada has remained underfunded.  In Ontario alone, mental health conditions account for 10% of our healthcare burden.  Yet it receives just 7% of our health care dollars (CAMH, 2015).  Relative to this, mental health care in Ontario has been underfunded by about $1.5 billion.  Although the Mental Health Commission of Canada (2017) ... View Post

  • Fundraising with Miss King City World 2018

    Written by:
    Brittany
    July 21, 2018

    On Wednesday July 18, I had the pleasure of hosting a fundraiser for the Children’s Wish Foundation at the Boston Pizza Restaurant in Newmarket. From 5 to 9pm, I was a celebrity server, shadowing servers there when attending to guests who were dining. I helped take orders, make drinks, and serve meals to people who sat in the dining room. [caption ... View Post

  • Miss York Region World 2018 Speaks to Staff of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School on Suicide Prevention Awareness

    Written by:
    Jessica
    July 21, 2018

    Hi everyone! In June I was given the opportunity to speak to the teachers of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School (SFX) about suicide prevention awareness. In the future, I am planning on organizing a walk/ fun with the school to raise awareness and funds for the Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention (CASP). A lot of significant changes occur during adolescence, so ... View Post

  • Miss York Region World 2018 Hosts a Fundraiser for MWC and CASP

    Written by:
    Jessica
    July 21, 2018

    Hello everyone, In May I hosted a banquet to raise funds for my journey to Miss World Canada and for the Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention (CASP). It was an honour to have all my friends and family support me in raising funds for myself, as well as for CASP. It was my first time hosting an event, but as always ... View Post

  • Miss York Region World 2018 celebrates 157th Birthday of Filipino National Hero

    Written by:
    Jessica
    July 21, 2018

    Hi everyone, On June 19, I was invited to celebrate the 157th birthday of José Rizal; a Filipino native who became an icon for the nationalist movement of peaceful reform during Spain's colonial rule in the Philippines, in the 19th century. Rizal was a successful man of many accomplishments as he was a journalist, poet, activist, lawyer, doctor and proficient in ... View Post

  • Hello from Svetlana, Miss Central Ontario World

    Written by:
    Svetlana
    July 21, 2018

    Hi everyone, my name is Svetlana and I will be representing Central Ontario at the Miss World Canada 2018 pageant. I am very excited and honoured to represent our beautiful and multicultural province. I was born and raised in Republic of Moldova – the country I love and visit several times a year to see my mother and the rest ... View Post