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Our new year's resolution is to get in shape -- financial shape

Are you still hitting the gym, cutting back on Second Dessert, and being nicer to your neighbour? Perhaps you are resolved to be more involved? One great way to make a contribution to your community is to help us keep our resolution -- to get in better (financial) shape. We are determined to have more stable funding and the best way to do that is to have many people giving a little bit.

With a few hundred thousand people visiting rabble every month we need under 1% of our visitors to donate $20 to beat our donation drive goal and meet our new year's resolution. Donations can be made at rabble.ca/donate. Please help us out today!

Know what helps meet a resolution? Rewards. So every week during our donation drive we do a draw for prizes. You could win great prizes such as one of 25 Beacon Bike Lights, one of five Canadian CD music packs, our new rabble.ca tote bag, or even a year's supply of Zatoun Fair Trade Extra Virgin Olive Oil (six 750 ml bottles).

Now, off for a healthy walk...

Thank you for reading this story...

More people are reading rabble.ca than ever and unlike many news organizations, we have never put up a paywall – at rabble we’ve always believed in making our reporting and analysis free to all. But media isn’t free to produce. rabble’s total budget is likely less than what big corporate media spend on photocopying (we kid you not!) and we do not have any major foundation, sponsor or angel investor. Our only supporters are people and organizations -- like you. This is why we need your help.

If everyone who visits rabble and likes it chipped in a couple of dollars per month, our future would be much more secure and we could do much more: like the things our readers tell us they want to see more of: more staff reporters and more work to complete the upgrade of our website.

We’re asking if you could make a donation, right now, to set rabble on solid footing in 2017.

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