Correction: Giving back, one photo at a time


In the Sept. 21 article “Giving back, one photo at a time” a quote by Matt Symes incorrectly read as though working for the organization Self-Help Alliance was difficult, when rather he meant that in previous years, attempting to reach out to organizations was difficult. His experience working with Self-Help has been a turnaround from that. A second quote “One in five Canadians commits suicide every year” was also published incorrectly as it should read that one in five Canadians suffer from mental illness.

Allan Strong’s affiliation was printed incorrectly, and he in fact works with the Self-Help Alliance. Their website is not but rather

The article has been corrected and The Cord apologizes for this error.

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