Entries by Homa

Legal Information on Charitable Status in Canada (Updated!)

We’ve updated our information sheet on becoming a charity! Since we published our legal information sheets for Quebec nonprofits in 2009, there have been  some important changes to the best practices for nonprofit organizations. This updated document provides legal information (not advice!) on applying to become a charity in Canada. Click here to access our […]

An Anti-Racist Organizational Change Tool for Nonprofits

CommunityWise Resource Centre’s new tool addresses racism, inclusion, and diversity! Recently, CommunityWise Resource Centre created a very useful tool that addresses the importance of inclusion, diversity, difference, and equity and how these concepts can be used in the community sector and its importance. For those who do not know CommunityWise, it is a nonprofit centre […]

April 2018 E-Bulletin

Welcome to COCo’s April 2017 E-bulletin!Cliquez ici pour recevoir toutes ces informations en français.  COCo Note 2017 Was a Big Year at COCo! Here are Some Highlights With our Annual General Meeting over, and our 2017 annual report ready and online, we thought it would be fun to share some highlights from our year with […]

You’re invited to COCo’s 2018 Annual General Meeting!

COCo’s 2018 AGM is finally here! This year, our AGM is themed As far as the Eye Can Sea- a marine and maritime theme to celebrate the launch of our year- long research projet on diversity in the community sector, Diversité d’Abord! Every year, our AGM is an opportunity for community groups to come together, connect, and reflect. […]

March 2018 E-Bulletin

Welcome to COCo’s March 2018 E-bulletin! Cliquez ici pour recevoir toutes ces informations en français.  COCo Note You’re invited to COCo’s 2018 Annual General Meeting! COCo’s 2018 AGM will take place on Tuesday, April 3rd. This year, our AGM is themed As far as the Eye Can Sea- a marine and maritime theme to celebrate the launch […]

Membership Form for Organizations

We strongly encourage any organization that fits the following criteria to become a COCo member. Believe in and support COCo’s mission and role; Value developing a meaningful relationship with COCo; Are a not-for-profit group (registered/incorporated or not); Are community-based Note: After submitting the form, please scroll back to the top of the page to see […]

Individual Membership Form

Individuals can also become members of COCo, if they have demonstrated involvement in community organizations or social movements and are approved by our Board of Directors. We strongly encourage individuals to apply below to become part of our organization! Loading…

February 2018 E-Bulletin

Welcome to COCo’s February 2018 E-bulletin! Si vous voulez lire notre contenu en français, cliquez ici.  COCo Note Thinking about Land Acknowledgements? Here Are Some Resources Recently, the COCo team put aside a few hours to dig into some questions that have been on our minds for a while. One of those questions was how COCo […]

December 2017 E-Bulletin

Welcome to COCo’s December 2017 E-Bulletin! Le bulletin du COCO est distribué en anglais. Pour voir ce contenu en français, SVP visitez notre blogue, ici!  COCo Note What does collective struggle look like for community organizations? Last week, one of our staff members attended a full day conversation between community groups about the possibility of […]