Entries by Kira Page

The ABCs of Learning Organizations

Our partnership project with Centraide, ateliers/C, has announced it’s fourth workshop, on November 24th. Facilitated by COCo, along with a presentation from the McConnell Foundation, “L’ABC de l’organisation apprenante!” is open for registration to Centraide- funded organizations. In addition, COCo reserves 2 spots for it’s own members, and we encourage organizations who are interested to contact […]

Base-building for Social Justice Organizing: Getting Our Communities Involved in the Fight!

The Workshop This month, in partnership with the Office of Community Engagement at Concordia, and the Imani Community Centre, which is operated by Muslim Association of Little Burgundy, COCo is excited to announce a workshop with members of Movement for Justice in El Barrio.  This workshop focuses on doing effective outreach and building strength and analysis to different sectors […]

Participate in the Commission on Racism in Quebec!

We are excited to announce that the Centre for Community Organizations (COCo) and the Disabled Women’s Network Canada (DAWN) have been accepted to host 3 consultations as part of Quebec’s inquiry into Systemic Discrimination and Racism, focusing particularly on discrimination in the workplace in the nonprofit and public sector.  We are seeking people who have […]

Being a Trans Friendly Workplace

This month, we had two resources come across our desks that aimed to provide guidelines for organizations who are committed to creating a trans-friendly workplace. The first resource, “How to be a Trans-Friendly Employer“, is a brief, but helpful guide to trans-friendly human resources. An excerpt recommendation: Note that applications from minority groups are welcome, […]