Archive for January, 2012

Spotlight: Social Impact Webinar Series

The Guardian online recently included Tim Brodhead’s webinar, New Trends in Philanthropy for Grant-seekers from a Social Innovation Perspective, in their Best of the Web spotlight—a round up of useful and interesting philanthropy links from around the web.

The webinar is part of the Inspiring Action for Social Impact Series, which explores social innovation through emerging concepts and ideas, lessons learned and sharing of best practices. The series features leaders of the Social Innovation Generation (SiG) initiative.

Past webinars are available on the series website.

Collaborative Leadership Tele-Learning Series

On January 26th, tune-in for an interview with Al Etmanski, President and founder of PLAN (Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network) and partner in Social Innovation Generation (SiG), on Innovating Together. Al will be interviewed by Tamarack President and co-founder Paul Born as part of their Collaborative Leadership Tele-Learning Series.

To learn more about the series or to register, click here.

Meet the Foundation’s New Team Member

We are pleased to announce our newest team member, Secretary-Treasurer Josée Beauséjour. A CA with fifteen years experience as Controller-Treasurer for the Canadian Electricity Association—a non-profit group comprised of Canada’s major electrical utilities—Josée joins the Foundation upon the retirement of Secretary-Treasurer Claude David.