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And the winner is…

Daniel Terry calls me

Published on 2017.07.07 | by Sherwin Arnott | in Raincoast Blog

We met up today to draw the name of the lucky winner of our Save the Great Bears draw! We can’t thank you all enough for your smiles and energy and donations…

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One week left to enter and win a trip in the Great Bear Rainforest

A collage of social media contest entries with the Grizzly Bar.

Published on 2017.06.23 | by Ross Dixon | in Raincoast Blog

There’s one week left and everyone at Raincoast is hoping that if you haven’t already entered our contest, you will before July 1st. You can help us stop the killing of bears, and you can win a ten day trip in the Great Bear Rainforest…

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Three steps to winning a trip to the Great Bear Rainforest

Save the Great Bears: people pose with their Grizzly Bars and three bears stare into the camera

Published on 2017.05.26 | by Ross Dixon | in Raincoast Blog

July 1st is still a ways away but we want to make sure you know how easy it is help us Save the Great Bears and enter to win a trip onboard the Achiever. There are three easy steps…

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Opportunity: Student Research Assistant – Lower Fraser Salmon Program

Work with Raincoast scientists in the Fraser Delta estuary

Published on 2017.05.16 | by Raincoast | in Raincoast Blog

We are seeking a research assistant to join our our team for a temporary (3-month) summer contract to assist in engaging with local stewardship groups and to map salmon habitat in ArcGIS. This contract will be focused on identifying the potential for salmon habitat…

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Grizzly Bar locations, coast to coast

Published on 2017.05.03 | by Sherwin Arnott | in Raincoast Blog

The hunt for Grizzly Bars is heating up and now is a good time for us to thank the many retail stores that have stepped up to sell Denman Island Chocolates’s Grizzly Bar. There are too many to name, so we made a map…

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Thank you everyone that came out last night

Lush Cosmetics presents: Trophy

Published on 2017.04.27 | by Sherwin Arnott | in Raincoast Blog

People swarmed the Vic Theatre last night to watch Trophy a beautiful film by Inder Nirwan and Lush Cosmetics. This film explores trophy hunting of grizzly bears in BC…

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Saving the great bears, one contest entry at a time

People posing with their Grizzly Bar on social media so they can save bears, and enter to win

Published on 2017.04.19 | by Sherwin Arnott | in Raincoast Blog

Many people have donated and they’re entered into the contest to win a trip in the Great Bear Rainforest. Others have found the Grizzly Bar and posted on social media using the #GrizzlyBar hashtag…

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What does it mean to win a trip in the Great Bear Rainforest?

Eat chocolate win a trip in the Great Bear Rainforest.

Published on 2017.04.12 | by Nick Sinclair | in Raincoast Blog

Even when we aren’t having a contest for a free trip in the Great Bear Rainforest, we get questions about journeys in the Great Bear Rainforest. Thank you to everyone who is supporting our efforts to save the great bears. And thank you to Denman Island Chocolate for making this once in a lifetime trip […]

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Hunting for Grizzly Bars

Grizzly Bar: Chocolate to help protect the Great Bears Forever

Published on 2017.04.06 | by Sherwin Arnott | in Raincoast Blog

The Grizzly Bar is in some stores that carry Denman Island Chocolate and others will be receiving their deliveries very soon. In the meantime, you should know that there’s another way…

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