Entries by Kira Page

Comprehensive and Interactive Social Media Training for Centraide Funded Organizations

Have you heard? COCo has developed a series of interactive, hands on, and community sector specific trainings about social media, currently available to Centraide funded organizations over the course of the fall and winter. From ensuring that your content is reaching your audience, to understanding the details of Facebook, the training asks: how can organizations […]

COCo is hiring a Community Technology and Web Development Intern!

COCo is looking for a Community Technology and Web Development Intern under the Young Intern program, coordinated by Communautique. Who We Are: The Centre for Community Organizations (COCo) promotes social justice, active citizenship, democracy, and just socio-economic development in Quebec by supporting the growth of healthy organizations and strong communities. COCo is a provincial, non-profit […]

CWP Launches Constitutional Challenge Against Political Activities Cap for Charities

Insofar as things get exciting in charity law, they’ve recently been getting… well, pretty exciting. Last week, Canada Without Poverty launched a constitutional challenge of the “10% rule”– a regulation that stipulates that (most) charitable organizations can spend no more (generally) than 10% of their budget on “political activities”. CWP charitable mission is to relieve poverty, but […]

Training Available for Collective and Community Kitchens

The coalition of collective kitchens in Quebec is offering trainings to equip participants, facilitators and organizations in starting and running of collective kitchens, with an empowerment focussed popular education approach. All workshops are available in French and English.   Starting a Collective Kitchen: Training that provides the knowledge and tools needed to start and run […]