TAVO Blog

2017

Encounter's Guest Speaker

On November 23 rd , we were very fortunate to have Carrilynn Lund visit ourschool as a guest speaker during our chapel. She told us the story of herlife: the mistreatment at the hands of the nuns in residential schools--aswell as the outright cruel abuse…

Dressember

December is DRESSEMBER! What does that mean? Dressember uses fashion to advocate for women who've been exploited for their femininity. It is a way for women and men to stand up for those who have been exploited into sex trafficking and to raise money…

Walk for Freedom

On Saturday October 14, five TAVO members braved the early morning and participated in A21’s third annual Walk for Freedom. The walk took place in West Edmonton Mall from 9:00-10:00 a.m. and had about 50 participants in Edmonton alone. The walk happens…

Strathcona Christian Secondary celebrate Fair Trade Announcement

Dignitaries attend Fair Trade Announcement

TAVO announces Fair Trade School designation

Officially a Fair Trade School!

Last Thursday, we officially announced our Fair Trade School designation! We are the 18th Fair Trade School in Canada, the 4th Fair Trade School in Alberta, and the first in the Elk Island Public School District. In fact, we are the first in the entire…

Fair Trade School Designation

Our official announcement for our new designation of becoming a Fair Trade school is Thursday, September 21st at 10:15 am. (School South Gym) All are welcome to attend.