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Canadian Mint

The majority are happy we stopped using pennies, the poll suggests.
Critics take issue with the coin's 50-year milestone.
Queen Elizabeth II on the back, funky space meteor on the front...
This story is rectumbelievable.
For one week -- this week, Monday February 4 to Friday February 9 -- those precious discarded coins are worth the world. As part of Free The Children and RBC's We Create Change campaign to provide 100,000 people in the developing world with life-saving access to clean water, the Canadian penny has a renewed lease on life.