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June 2012

Video: Timeraiser: Speed Dating for Volunteerism

This video describes “Timeraiser” as speed dating for volunteerism

Tags: Sustainability, Resilience, Innovation, Inclusion

June 2012

Video: Timeraiser: Volunteer Much?

This video describes how “Timeraiser” benefits artists, organizations, and volunteers.

Tags: Sustainability, Resilience, Innovation, Inclusion

June 2012

Video: Timeraiser: Building Community One Piece of Art at a Time

This video describes “Timeraiser” from an artist’s perspective.

Tags: Sustainability, Resilience, Innovation, Inclusion

September 2011

Publication: Resilience

by Tim Brodhead

In a world of unpredictable change, what Canada needs most is Resilience.

Tags: Vibrant Communities, Tim Brodhead, Sustainability, Supporting Family Caregivers, Sport for Development, Social Innovation Generation, Resilience, Innovation, Inclusion, Engaging Youth, Community Service-Learning, ArtsSmarts, ALLIES

June 26, 2011

Report: Effecting Policy Change: Lessons from the Canadian Caregiver Coalition

by Anne Makhoul

This story describes CCC’s effort to find a structure and mindset that allowed it to develop a more targeted approach to advocacy. Second, it presents details from the coalition’s work to build a caregiving policy agenda. Third, it reviews the impact of sharing or ‘scaling out’ its knowledge and lessons about organizational change and advocacy to the Ontario Caregiver Coalition.

Tags: Inclusion, Supporting Family Caregivers

June 24, 2011

Report: Building Bridges Across Generations: Redefining Intergenerational Spaces for Girls' Empowerment

by Girls Action Foundation

A compilation of practices and reflections on creating intergenerational spaces for social change.

Tags: Inclusion, Grantee reports, Engaging Youth

June 23, 2011

Report: Redefining Leadership: How Girls Action Foundation Supports Young Women to Lead Social Change

by Girls Action Foundation

A collection of Girls Action’s reflections, learnings and successful practices built up over ten years of developing and delivering leadership and mentorship programs for young women.

Tags: Inclusion, Grantee reports, Engaging Youth

March 29, 2011

Report: Vibrant Communities Annual Report 2010

by Mark Cabaj, Liz Weaver, and Leisa Nichol

This document provides an account of the activities, products and results of the Vibrant Communities initiative for 2010 and describes the priorities and directions for 2011.

Tags: Vibrant Communities, Inclusion, Grantee reports

November 18, 2010

Report: Engaging Youth Within Our Communities

by Josée Latendresse

This guide is intended for community and organizational actors who would sincerely like to integrate young people ages 12 to 25 within their communities by allowing them to actively participate in decisions affecting them and allowing play a more influential role.

Tags: Engaging Youth, Inclusion, Resilience

November 1, 2010

Report: How Funders are Supporting Social Innovation: Three Examples from the Youth Sector

by John Cawley, Arti Freeman, and Violetta Ilkiw

A multi-foundation collaborative piece on funder support of youth-led organizations. Includes a segment on the use of developmental evaluation in the Foundation's initiative, YouthScape. Originally published in The Philanthropist.

Tags: Innovation, Inclusion, Engaging Youth, John Cawley

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