The Refugee Trading Post

I am part of a constituency group in Victoria. I was contacted to streamline the system used to connect people with items to donate with those people who are helping refugee families come to Victoria.

I built a database driven system to connect users so that all of this outpouring of charity does the most good.

Shawn DeWolfe's Personal Blog

Last Christmas

This Christmas I think about past Christmases. Every day is indelible and unique. So is every Christmas.

20 December 2018, 3:40pm

Aircraft Is Locked. The WORST way to say "Happy Birthday"

I got a DJI Spark drone for my birthday last week. I was so happy. Then over the last week I have tried to something remarkable: get the drone to take off.
I'm not alone:

3 May 2018, 8:00pm

Retaining Wall Crumbles In Victoria Near Oak Bay

Mandela EffectA 6-foot tall retaining wall on Oak Bay Ave. collapsed near where it merges with Fort Street

19 December 2017, 1:21pm

Mueller Begins To Indict The Trump Campaign

Americans would have gone to war on news that the Russkies messed with their election process. Nowadays, 65-millions of them cheer on their installed president. But the wall is coming down! We'll have to see how far this goes. The crest of fake news and damaging ads in our Facebook feeds may have had a heavy influence on swinging voters.

30 October 2017, 8:12am

Rats Love Compost: Victoria Can Curb Rats and Mice With These Tips

City of Victoria is hit with a massive vermin infestation. There are a number of factors contributed to the rodent problem. There are some things you can do!

28 October 2017, 8:28am