Archive | September, 2004

Hot Dog Scholarships: Vendors Set Aside Earnings For One Day, Make a Difference

Posted on 30 September 2004

Wouldn’t you like to say you went to college on a “Hot Dog Scholarship?” “The Chronicle of Higher Education” reported this story in its September 17, 2004 issue. Six students each year benefit from the generosity of two small business owners. Ernie and George, competing hot dog vendors in the city of Toronto, each donate […]

Women Making a Difference

Posted on 28 September 2004

Today I attended a local chapter meeting of the Business & Professional Women organization, upon the invitation of my friend Diane. BPW is a civic organization that “uses technology, relationships, education and career enchancements to advance women.” I was very impressed by the number of charitable causes supported by this group, and everyone is very […]