Youth empowerment and leadership service, Volunteer Now!, reflects on their organization with a reply from the Foundation.
June 24, 2011
Report: Building Bridges Across Generations: Redefining Intergenerational Spaces for Girls' Empowerment
A compilation of practices and reflections on creating intergenerational spaces for social change.
In this webinar, Ashley Good provides an overview of how to “fail forward”, an approach that is grounded in years of generating failure reports with Engineers Without Borders Canada. Dr. Natasha Blanchet-Cohen highlights some failures (and lessons learned) related to a pan-Canadian youth engagement initiative called YouthScape.
The Foundation reflects on Community Service-Learning, an educational approach integrating community service with intentional learning activities.
Report: Creating Change Youth Style: A Youth Action Strategy Exploration Report for the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation
A 2002 recommendation of a course of action for the Foundation in its emerging youth engagement landscape.
October 29, 2010
Describes the start-up of Youth Fusion, a project that has graduate students leading programs for high school students at underperforming schools, and provides lessons learned during its growth. Originally published in The Philanthropist.
Video: Dancing in the Rain
Jen's contribution to the Green Street Digital Storytelling video series. Green Street is a national program encouraging young peoples’ active participation in creating a sustainable future.
Builds on the concepts outlined in A Developmental Evaluation Primer by articulating some of the key practices associated with this work.
Offers insights about the youth engagement initiative, YouthScape, through the eyes of its Lead Developmental Evaluator.
Video: Eco Ethical Club Story
Chris' contribution to the Green Street Digital Storytelling video series. Green Street is a national program encouraging young peoples’ active participation in creating a sustainable future.