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April 2017

2017/04/27 –  Westman this Week – Brandon Sun: Push for Change   (page 1)  (page 2) 2017/04/24 –  Pembina Valley Online.com – Campaign to End Youth Homelessness Comes to Manitoba 2017/04/21 –  Winnipeg Free Press.com – A Push For RaY 2017/04/21 –  Portage Daily Graphic.com – Push for Change Founder to address students 2017/04/20 –  The Carillon – Pushing for Change 2017/04/20 –  Winnipeg Free Press.com – CEO Sleepout makes big changes to launch 6th year 2017/04/20 –  CBC News Manitoba – Radio 1 .ca – Push for Change wheels through Winnipeg to raise awareness about homelessness 2017/04/19 –  Winnipeg Free Press.com – Push for Change campaign reaches Winnipeg 2017/04/17 –  My Haliburton Now.com – The Push for Change campaign and Joe Roberts have officially left Ontario 2017/04/18 –  CHVN Radio 95.1 FM .com – Man pushes grocery cart across Canada 2017/04/14 –  150 Stories – Joe Roberts 2017/04/13 –  The Huffington Post Canada – ‘Push For Change’ Co-Creator Is Crossing Canada With A Shopping Cart 2017/04/12 –  Metro News.ca – Winnipeg – Fifty and formerly homeless: Advocate pushes grocery cart across Canada 2017/04/11 –  Kenora Daily Miner and News.com – Philanthro-Bros join The Push for Change 2017/04/11 –  Timmins Today.com – Joe Roberts pushes out of Ontario 2017/04/10 –  Barrie Today.com – Joe Roberts Pushes out of Ontario 2017/04/10 –  ChrisD.ca – ‘Push for Change’ Campaign Arriving in Manitoba 2017/04/10 –  WawaNews.com – Push For Change Leaves Ontario 2017/04/09 –  92.3 The Dock.com – The Push For Change 2017/04/09 –  My Steinbach.ca – “Push for Change” awareness campaign to enter Manitoba 2017/04/08 –  The Montreal Gazette.com – CNW – Ontario Says Goodbye to The Push For Change 2017/04/08 –  Edmonton Journal.com – CNW/Release – Ontario Says Goodbye to The PFC 2017/04/08 –  Jewel 993.com – Ontario Says Goodbye to The Push For Change 2017/04/08 –  Muskoka 411.com – Ontario Says Goodbye to The Push For Change 2017/04/08 –  Newswire.ca – Ontario Says Goodbye to The Push For Change 2017/04/07 –  Kenora Daily Miner and News.com – Philanthro-Bros join The Push for Change 2017/04/07 –  Toronto Sun.com – Pushing For Change 2017/04/06 –  CKRL Kenora.ca – Push For Change Arrives in Kenora 2017/04/05 –  My Toba.ca – The Winnipeg CEO Sleepout 2017/04/04 –  89.5 The Lake CJRL – Kenora – Two Inspiring Brothers From Kenora Getting Involved With Push For Change 2017/04/04 –  The Westman Journal – Brandon .com – Former homeless youth making a ‘Push For Change’ 2017/04/03 –  Mid North Monitor.com – Franco-Ouest to raise awareness for youth homelessness

March 2017

2017/03/30 – CKDR.net – Push For Change Hits Dryden 2017/03/30 – CKDR.net – CKDR Interviews Joe Roberts 2017/03/29 – The Dryden Observer – Push for Change brings campaign to end youth homelessness 2017/03/28 -The North Bay Nugget.ca – Canadore focuses on youth homelessness 2017/03/28 -My North Bay Now.com – Canadore College to shed a light on youth homelessness this week 2017/03/27 -Orillia Packet.com – Students challenged to sleep out 2017/03/24 – CKLQ 880 – Push for Change Helping Brandon’s Homeless 2017/03/20 – The Chronicle Journal – Thunder Bay – Homelessess can be invisible 2017/03/16 – The Chronicle Journal – Thunder Bay – Local Youth Speak Through Pictures 2017/03/15 – TB News Watch.com – Homelessness through the lens of local youth 2017/03/15 – TB News Watch.com – Push for Change to end youth homelessness 2017/03/14 – Orillia Today – Simcoe.com – Orillia college students braving cold to shed light on homelessness 2017/03/14 – Ottawa Wrench.ca – Joe Roberts on the podcast to talk about Push for Change 2017/03/13 – Megaphone Magazine / The Tyee – To End Homelessness, Prevent It from Happening in the First Place 2017/03/11 – Simcoe.com/Sports – Meaford students, OPP officers to play in Hockey Challenge 2017/03/09 – Kenora Online – Push For Change making it’s way to Kenora 2017/03/07 – Raising The Roof – The Push for Change is Coming to a City Near You! 2017/03/07 – Nipigon Red Rock Gazette 2017/03/06 – SynerG Magazine 2017/03/03 – The Sioux Lookout Bulletin – Guns take victory over Hoses in charity hockey game 2017/03/01 – Q104 – Push For Change

February 2017

2017/02/28 -CKDR.net – Push For Change Charity Game In Red Lake 2017/02/28 -NorthernNews.ca – KL OPP clearance rate rises (PFC in body of article) 2017/02/24 – CKDR.net – KDSB Calling For More Support For Local Youth 2017/02/23 – Bayshore Broadcasting.ca – Push For Change Hockey Challenge A Success 2017/02/23 – Alliston Herald – Simcoe.com – Nottawasaga OPP hit ice with students to end youth homelessness 2017/02/22 – Kapuskasing Times.com – Pushing for Change in Kapuskasing 2017/02/20 – Wawa News.com – Manuela Byrnes and her over 500 pairs of socks 2017/02/19 – Stratford Beacon Herald.com – Sleepout Challenge in St. Marys raises awareness about youth homelessness 2017/02/18 – The Peterborough Examiner.com –  Selwyn firefighters face off against Peterborough County OPP 2017/02/17 – Wawa News.com – Joe Roberts “Push for Change” in Wawa! 2017/02/17 – Strathroy Today.ca – PUSH FOR CHANGE CHARITY GAME SATURDAY 2017/02/16 – The Peterborough Examiner.com – Firefighters, OPP play hockey for charity Saturday in Ennismore 2017/02/15 – 92.1 Rock.ca – Push for Change movement hitting James Bay coast 2017/02/15 – KissTimmins.com – Push for Change movement hitting James Bay coast – KiSS 99.3 Timmins 2017/02/15 – NorthernNews.ca – Push For Change a Success 2017/02/13 – The Meaford Independent.ca – OPP And Local Communities Lace-Up For  “The Push For Change” 2017/02/09 – Collingwood The Enterprise Bulletin.com – Free skate to support Push for Change 2017/02/08 – CTV News Regina.ca – ‘This is my pay it forward’: One man’s push to end youth homelessness 2017/02/08 – The North Grenville Times.ca – NG Youth Up! Present Cheque to KYC 2017/02/07 – KapuskasingTimes.com – The Northern Times – Kapuskasing youth to help give A Push for Change 2017/02/06 – The Chronicle Journal.com- Aroland students exceed fundraising goal for homeless youth 2017/02/06 – The Chronicle Journal.com- Homelessness fighter to roll in with shopping cart 2017/02/03 – Kenora Daily Miner and News.com – OPP host hockey challenge to raise awareness for youth homelessness 2017/02/03 – Kenora OnLine.com – OPP, local schools combine to Push for Change 2017/02/02 – Elliott Lake Standard.ca Joe Roberts brought Push for Change campaign to Blind River 2017/02/01 – SooToday.com – Gore Street closes for shopping cart races, special speakers 2017/02/01 – The Algoma News.ca – OPP Issues Public Invitation to Attend Push For Change Event 2017/02/01 – My Algoma.ca – Why is Manuela walking 110km with Joe? 2017/02/01 – Sault On Line.com – One Man’s Push For Change 2017/02/01 – Timmins Today.com – Youth will be supporting Push for Change 2017/02/01 – Kenora Daily Miner and News.com – OPP teams up with community to end youth homelessness 2017/02/01 – SooToday.com – School board backs the guy with the shopping cart

January 2017

2017/01/31 –  Todays Trucking.com – Meet Homeless Joe, The CEO 2017/01/31 –  North Bay Now.ca – OPP Push for Change Hockey Challenge 2017/01/31 –  Timmins Today.com – Youth will be supporting Push for Change 2017/01/31 –  Sault Star.com – Push for Change reaches Echo Bay, Sault, Goulais 2017/01/30 –  Timmins Today.com – Push For Change Coming to Kirkland Lake 2017/01/30 –  The Sault On Line.com – Joe Roberts to Push into the Sault Wednesday 2017/01/30 –  SooToday.com – Joe Roberts and Push for Change rolls into Central Algoma Secondary School 2017/01/29 –  The Sarnia Observer.ca – Former NHL referee Don Van Massenhoven oversees charity game  2017/01/29 –  TBNewsWatch.com – Push for Change a success: OPP 2017/01/27 –  Canadian Insider. ca – OPP Push for Change Hockey Challenge 2017/01/27 –  Blackburn News.com – Charity Hockey Game Combats Homelessness 2017/01/26 –  The Edmonton Journal.com – OPP Push for Change Hockey Challenge 2017/01/26 –  North Channel Current.ca – Push For Change Stops at CASS 2017/01/26 –  Peterborough Examiner.com 2017/01/26 –  Newswire.ca – Push For Change Hockey Challenge 2017/01/25 –  The Sault Star.com – Push For Change “Keeps My Feet Moving” 2017/01/23 –  The Lambton Shield.com – College students, OPP to square off for hockey game in support of homelessness 2017/01/23 –  Midnorth Monitor.com – Joe Roberts Stops in Espanola 2017/01/23 –  SooToday.com – Homeless man turned CEO will visit Sault 2017/01/23 –  Owen Sound Sun Times.com  2017/01/23 –  My Espanolanow.com – Youth Homelessness Campaign Hits Espanola 2017/01/23 –  Sarnia Sting.com – Sting to Host Push For Change Event Jan 29 2017/01/23 –  My Stratford Now.com – Lacing Up to Fight Youth Homelessness 2017/01/20 –  BayshoreBroadcasting/.ca Push For Change Hockey Challenge on in South Bruce 2017/01/20 –  BlackburnNews.com/Kincardine Hosting Push For Change Hockey Challenge 2017/01/20 –  Saultonline.com/Sault Ste. Marie Prepares For The Push For Change 2017/01/19 –  Our Perth.ca/Police/Fire charity hockey in support of The Push for Change 2017/01/19 –  Elliott Lake Standard.ca – PFC Initiative Comes Through East Algoma 2017/01/19 –  Blackburn News.com – Perth OPP Support Push For Change 2017/01/18 –  ICI Construction.com – Making a Difference the UA Way (featuring JRoberts) 2017/01/18 –  The Sudbury Star.com – St Charles Students Attend Push For Change 2017/01/17 –  The Sudbury Star.com – PFC Trek in Espanola on Thursday 2017/01/16 –  The Sudbury Star.com – ESC Franco-Ouest and École Saint-Joseph 2017/01/16 –  Sudbury.com – Warm Hearts Take Part When It’s “Chili Outside” 2017/01/15 –  Sudbury.com – Push For Change as Canadian as Hockey, Maple Syrup 2017/01/15 –  The Sudbury Star.com – Traffic Disruptions Sunday in Sudbury 2017/01/14 –  Parry Sound North Star.com – The PFC Supported by OPP 2017/01/13 –  My North Bay Now.com – 106.3 Moose FM – Push For Change Rolls Through North Bay 2017/01/12 –  101.9 Rock.ca PFC Arrives in North Bay 2017/01/11 –  Parry Sound North Star.com – Everyone, in PSound, and afar needs a home 2017/01/10 –  Orillia Packet Times.com – Roberts Speaks to Local Students 2017/01/10 –  Sudbury.com – Man Pushing a Shopping Cart Across Canada 2017/01/10 –  Midland Mirror.com – Midland-born Philanthropist Pushing For Change 2017/01/09 – Jewel 99.3.com – Students To Walk With Joe in Support of The PFC 2017/01/08 – Parry Sound North Star.com – Push To End Youth Homelessness – Parry Sound Wednesday 2017/01/08 – Barrie Today.com – Students Walk with Joe In Support of Push For Change 2017/01/08 – Simcoe.com – Push for Change campaign hits Simcoe County, reaches halfway point 2017/01/06 – My Parry Sound Now – Moose FM – Police & Firefighters Draw Attention to a National Cause 2017/01/06 – Parry Sound North Star/Simcoe.com – PFC For Homeless Youth Comes to Parry Sound 2017/01/04 – Muskoka News Watch.com – PFC Effort Rolls Through Parry Sound This Friday 2017/01/04 – Muskoka 411.com – Parry Sound Participates in Cause to End Youth Homelessness 2017/01/03 – The Orillia Packet & Times.com – Joe Roberts Spoke at The Mayor’s Levee NY Day 2017/01/02 – Orillia Today.com – PFC Initiative to End Youth Homelessness Rolls into Orillia

December 2016

2016/12/31 – The North Bay Nuggett.ca – Campaign Raising $$ … Arrives in North Bay Jan 12th 2016/12/31 – The Sudbury Star.com – Push For Change Heads to Sudbury 2016/12/30 – Caledon Enterprise.com – PFC’s Joe Roberts Receives Hero’s Welcome in Caledon 2016/12/30 – Sunshine 89.ca – The Push For Change Comes to Orillia 2016/12/30 – Barrie Today.com – Mayor Jeff Shares His 2016 Memories and Moments 2016/12/30 – Bayshore Broadcasting.ca – The Push For Change Comes To Orillia 2016/12/28 – Southwestern Ontario.ca – Erin Advocate – Erin Students Urged to Seek Social Justice 2016/12/28 – Simcoe.com – JR Pushing To Change Youth Homelessness in Tottenham 2016/12/27 – The United Way – Toronto, York Region – Imagine A City.ca – Who Inspired Us in 2016 2016/12/27 – Rock 95/.com – The Push For Change Has Made it to Barrie 2016/12/27 – The Barrie Examiner.com – Pushing For Change Coming To Barrie on Tuesday 2016/12/27 – Barrie Today.com – Emotional Homecoming For ‘Barrie Boy’ and his PFC 2016/12/27 – Simcoe.com – The Barrie Advance – “Barrie Boy” Brings His PFC Campaign To His Hometown 2016/12/23 – The Barrie Examiner.com – Pushing For Change Coming To Barrie on Tuesday 2016/12/23 – Caledon Citizen.com – Push For Change Campaign Makes Stop in Caledon 2016/12/22 – Guelph Today.com – Man Pushing Shopping Cart Across Canada 2016/12/22 – Orangeville Today.ca – 101.5 MyFM – PFC Stops in Caledon and Tottenham Thurs 2016/12/22 – Barrie – 101.1 Big FM – Push For Change Coming To Barrie 2016/12/21 – Upper Grand District School Board – PFC: 9000 km Walk .. stops at UGSDB … 2016/12/21 – Sudbury.com – Sudbury Joining The Push To End Youth Homelessness 2016/12/21 – SouthsideStory.ca – The Push For Change 2016/12/21 – Simcoe.com/The Barrie Advance – Push For Change Making It’s Way to Barrie 2016/12/21 – Two Row Times.com – Push For Change at Six Nations 2016/12/20 – Caledon Enterprise.com – Push For Change Campaign Makes Stop in Caledon 2016/12/20 – The Barrie Examiner.com – Georgian College Students Giving Back 2016/12/20 – The Guelph Mercury Tribune .com – Skidrow to CEO, Joe Roberts Share His Story 2016/12/20 – The Wellington Advertiser.com – Homeless Youth Turned Business Man 2016/12/19 – Caledon.ca News – The Push For Change Campaign 2016/12/19 – Guelph Mercury Tribune.com – Man Walking Across Canada 2016/12/19 – Cambridge Times.ca – Push For Change AntiHomeless Tour Makes Stop in Cambridge 2016/12/18 – Guelph Today.com – Man Pushing Shopping Cart Across Canada 2016/12/17 -Guelph Now.ca – Push For Change Guelph Ready to Welcome Joe Roberts 2016/12/15 – Waterloo – The Record.com 2016/12/14 – Ingersoll Times.com – Joe Roberts and the Push For Change Campaign 2016/12/13 – Sarnia This Week.com – Pushing For Change in The Fight Against Homelessness 2016/12/13 – Woodstock Sentinel Review  2016/12/13 – Heart FM.ca – News – Push For Change Rolls Through Woodstock 2016/12/13 – Brant News.com – Rotarians Rough It For A Good Cause 2016/12/12 – The Sarnia Journal.ca – Homeless Kids Sleeping in Parks, Friends Couches 2016/12/11 – Brantford Expositor.ca – Push For Changes Comes to City 2016/12/11 – Ingersoll Times.com – Push for Change Comes to City 2016/12/11 – London Free Press.com – Joe Roberts Brings Shopping Cart To London Area 2016/12/09 – Brantford Expositor – City’s Push For Change 2016/12/07 – London Free Press.com – YOU Push For Change Holiday Open House 2016/12/07 – Bayshore Broadcasting News.ca – Orillia – Push For Change Gets More Support 2016/12/07 – Sunshine 89 FM News.ca – Orillia – Push For Change Gets More Support 2016/12/05 –Sarnia – The Observer.ca – Joe Roberts is Pushing A Shopping Cart Across Canada 2016/12/02 – Sarnia – Blackburn News – Pushing A Cart For A Cause 2016/12/02 – North Bay Nippissing.com – Grade 7, 8 students take on Almaguin OPP in hockey game for charity

November 2016

2016/11/30 – Tillsonburg News.com – Former homeless man who battled addiction is walking across Canada to raise awareness and funds for youth homelessness 2016/11/29 – Orillia Packet Times.com – Tournaments serve to combat homelessness 2016/11/29 – Woodstock Sentinel Review.com – Former homeless man who battled addiction is walking across Canada to raise awareness and funds for youth homelessness 2016/11/29 – Muskoka Region.com – Bracebridge Police Brave Chilly Temperatures 2016/11/29 – Sarnia – The Observer.ca – Union Joins The Push for Change 2016/11/28 – Lambton Shield.com Formerly Homeless and Now Out To “Change The System” 2016/11/27 – Simcoe.com/Orillia Today – Orillia Georgian Students Camp Out For A Cause 2016/11/28 – Blackburn News.com – Chatham – Push For Change Reaches Chatham 2016/11/27 – Soo Today.com – Joe Will Push Shopping Cart Through Region 2016/11/26 – The Sault Star.com – Police Board Backs National Campaign 2016/11/25 – The Petrolia Topic.com – Joe Roberts Pushing For Change 2016/11/25 – The Orillia Packet.com – Georgian College Holds Sleep Out Challenge in Orillia 2016/11/25 – The Observer.ca – Sleep Out Challenge Being Held at Lambton College 2016/11/25 – Simcoe.com – Orillia Georgian Students to spend a night in the cold 2016/11/25 – Bayshore Broadcasting – SleepOut Challenge At Georgian College 2016/11/24 – Barrie Today – Local police pitch in to help end youth homelessness 2016/11/23 – Windsor Star – Homeless awareness boosted by man pushing a shopping cart 2016/11/23 – CBC.ca – Former Homeless Man Stops In Windsor

October 2016

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