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.
November 1, 2010
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.
Based on a funder's experience, this paper discusses the design, implementation and evaluation of a complex, emerging initiative (YouthScape). It explores the diversity of strategies – healing, empowering, engaging, and organizing – that community organizations can adopt for involving marginalized young people in community development activities.
Youth empowerment and leadership service, Volunteer Now!, reflects on their organization with a reply from the Foundation.
Reflections on Sport Matters Group, a group who collaborates to advance sport and public policy, with a reply from the Foundation.
The Foundation reflects on Community Service-Learning, an educational approach integrating community service with intentional learning activities.