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Lois

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Lois

Biography

Lois Tuffin is best known as the former editor of Peterborough This Week. As a volunteer, she has built and implemented communications strategies for YES Shelter, The Mount Community Centre, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peterborough and other agencies.

Inspired by seemingly impossible missions, Lois Tuffin has been part of several social startups: youth drop-in centres, a youth shelter, two grassroots housing projects and Volunteer Peterborough.  She tackled these adventures as a volunteer while working as a journalist with a passion for storytelling. She also donates her talents to reinvigorate organizations when they reach a crossroads. All this takes infectious belief and energy – the secret ingredients to every successful project.