Shel Zolkewich

A journalist by trade and an adventurer at heart, Shel is always collecting stories, whether on assignment or not. She loves to explore the unexpected places that are filled with surprising discoveries. Her clothes are seldom clean and her hair is never brushed but her head is full of ideas to share. She lives on a farm in rural Manitoba with chickens, ducks, bees, a dog named Sammy and assorted humans.
Canadian Goodwill Winnipeg

Turn waste into wages, junk into jobs and discards into timecards

Manitoba shoppers know that Canadian Goodwill stores are excellent places to find quality previously-owned furniture, clothing and household goods—including some great vintage finds! But creating a retail experience wasn’t the…

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Blanket for change - Every Child Matters

A blanket for change

Kirstin Witwicki gratefully accepted well wishes after being draped with a very special blanket at a traditional Indigenous ceremony at The Forks in Winnipeg. But as the drum beats softly…

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Wealth care advice
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Wealth care: “An apple a day” applies to your finances, too

Many people look towards the New Year as a time to reflect, make resolutions and look towards exciting improvements for the year ahead. Often, that re-set has to do with…

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cost to raise a child
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Thinking of starting a family? Learn how much it may cost to raise a child

You’ve returned from the hospital with your little bundle of joy—having done your best to prepare for the sleepless nights, the dirty diapers and all the changes on the way….

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small business funding

5 great choices for small business funding

If you’re an entrepreneur expanding your business, you’re always in need of working capital. Here are 5 great options to access cash flow.

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