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Celebrate Local Food Week in Ontario
Celebrate Local Food Week in Ontario @ Community Event
Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day
Celebrate Local Food Week in Ontario Ontario’s Local Food Week takes place from June 1st – 6th, 2020. It’s an important time as ever to support local! Celebrate the first week of June by making a special effort to buy local, support local businesses, and thank our hard-working producers across the province. For more information about Ontario’s Local Food Approach Here For a list of local businesses in Niagara in need of support visit here
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Digital Transformation Series for Non-Profit Businesses (6 Parts) 12:00 pm
Digital Transformation Series for Non-Profit Businesses (6 Parts) @ Webinar
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Now, more than ever, we are understanding the importance of a digital-first, constituent-centric approach. Fundraising events have been canceled, employees are working remotely and our inboxes are growing noisier by the minute. How well has your organization adapted during this time? To help your organization make the shift to a digital-first approach, Salesforce.org and Traction on Demand are joining forces for a six-part webinar series. We’ve convened the brightest minds and leaders from our organizations, as well as your peers, to share industry-leading insights in interactive sessions that will cover all aspects of a digital transformation for nonprofits, including (but not limited to): user adoption, business alignment, technology implementations, and change management. Session One: Nonprofit Industry Trends: Before and During a Global Health Crisis Original Broadcast Date: April 21, 2020 Session Two: Considering People and Process Alongside Technology April 28, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET/ 9:00 am PT Session Three: Our New Virtual World: Digital-first Constituent Engagement May 12, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET/ 9:00 am PT Session Four: Fundraising Transformation Through Aligned Strategies and Systems May 19, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET/ 9:00 am PT Session Five: Constituent-centricity: No More Buzz, Let’s Get Real May 26, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET/ 9:00 am PT Session Six: Journey Towards Digital Transformation June 2, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET/ 9:00 am PT Recordings from previous sessions are also available by filling out the form. This webinar is brought to you by Salesforce.org and Traction on Demand
Learning from Mentors: Adapting and Rebuilding 1:00 pm
Learning from Mentors: Adapting and Rebuilding @ Webinar
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
As organizations begin to rebuild and reimagine their work, they continue to respond to the immediate impacts and challenges of the COVID-19 crisis. Join three of our mentors as they provide perspectives on emerging human resources and financing challenges in emergency response. Jean Slick will be providing her perspective on the pandemic from the emergency/disaster lens, Dale Bayley will talk about fund development and Duna Bayley will share thoughts on supporting personnel through testing times. The mentors have been selected to support your creativity and focus as we face this unprecedented challenge together. Their presentations will be followed by a Q & A. The webinar will be held in English and the notes from the session will be made available in French. Our pan-Canadian network of mentors continues to be available for 1-1 sessions. Following this webinar, Innoweave will share information about new supports for organizations beginning to recover and reimagine their work. This webinar is brought to you by Innoweave
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How to Create Engaging and Profitable E-Learning Programs 1:00 pm
How to Create Engaging and Profitable E-Learning Programs @ Webinar
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Over your lifetime, you have gained an incredible amount of knowledge. You see other people making mistakes, missing opportunities, or doing things you can help them do better. Your wisdom can help your customers, your employees, your partners, or other groups that you really care about. With physical distance growing between us all, it’s essential that you take your training online. This workshop will give you the roadmap for e-learning success. Together we will work through the first, and most important phase of development – PLANNING! Then we’ll set you up to navigate through preparing, producing, publishing and promoting your online course. Join us to discover how you can fast track your e-learning course and get it in front of the people that need it most. Presenters: Janet Rouss and Diane Andonovski, Video Wisdom This webinar is hosted by AGEWORKS
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Rise & Shine On-line 9:00 am
Rise & Shine On-line @ Webinar
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Brock University would like to invite you to Rise & Shine On-line with Co-op, Career & Experiential Education on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 from 9:00-11:00am. As our community continues to navigate these unprecedented times, we want you to know we are here to help. Join us to discuss partnerships and how you might leverage student and graduate talent within your business or organization. Please connect with us for a virtual cup of joe and discuss your talent needs (full & part-time, as well as projects students might do at no cost to you), COVID-19 employment subsidies, and more! Please feel free to reach out with any questions and we look forward to having and/or others from your business or organization with us. Please RSVP if you are planning to attend. This event is brought to you by Co-op, Career and Experiential Education, Brock University
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Responding to Financial Crises Then and Now (For Nonprofit) 2:00 pm
Responding to Financial Crises Then and Now (For Nonprofit) @ Webinar
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Nonprofits across the country are adapting, innovating, and responding to COVID-19. But there is still work to be done to ensure our sector can recover fully. Join operations expert and consultant strategist, Betty Ferreira, on June 18 at 2pm to discover lessons from previous crises that can help our sector move forward and prepare for a post-COVID-19 world. Here’s what you can expect in this webinar: -Learn the differences about the nonprofit sector’s financial response to this crisis compared to other crises in the past, such as SARS in 2003 and the Great Recession in 2009 -Hear lessons learned from previous crises that can help organizations steward in times of COVID19 and beyond -Get advice on how to prepare for a post-COVID19 world This online event is hosted by the Ontario Nonprofit Network
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Charities and Canada’s Social Finance Market 1:00 pm
Charities and Canada’s Social Finance Market @ Webinar
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
There is growing interest in social finance from government policymakers who see it as a tool for scaling innovative solutions to complex social and environmental challenges. For not-for-profits, social finance offers a new source of capital that could allow them to diversify their revenue streams and become more resilient in an increasingly precarious funding environment. While social finance could have a transformative impact on the funding and financial landscape, relatively little is understood about its implications for charities. This webinar presents the results of a national survey of over 1,000 registered charities undertaken by Imagine Canada to better understand charities’ current readiness to participate in Canada’s growing social finance market. This webinar is brought to you by Charity Village and is intended for nonprofit leaders and professionals who would like to learn more about social finance.
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