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    Hooping It Up at St. Francis Xavier University!

    On Saturday March 15, 2014 the St. Francis Xavier Best Buddies Chapter held their Hooping It Up Fundraiser. The event was a huge success and they were able to raise money for their chapter. Not only were they successful, the group was able to raise awareness and promote inclusion. The best part about it was that CTV was there to catch it all!

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    Vancouver Canuck Dan Hamhuis is Best Buddies' Sports Ambassador

    Calgary Flames Centres Matt Stajan and Mike Cammallari show their support for Best Buddies Canada and their Buddy, Andrew Smith, in Best Buddies' newest Public Service Announcement featuring the two star hockey players, Smith and members of Best Buddies Chapters at Bishop O'Byrne High School and the University of Calgary. The PSA will be aired at over 1300 Ciniplex Theatre screens across the country during the month of March to celebrate Best Buddies Month.

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    He Said Yes! A very special promposal goes viral

    Here is a story about a very special friendship at the Our Lady of Lourdes Best Buddies Chapter. What better way to spend prom than with your Best Buddy!

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