Entries by Kira Page

Repairing Relations: UnLearning from Our Colonial History (Open Workshop)

A Workshop on Colonial History This free workshop, organized as part of the ateliers/c, will ask the question: What role can community organizations play in strengthening relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people? This workshop wishes to put forward the historical impact of colonization on Indigenous communities and how relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous have been […]

A Closeup on Urban Greenhouses

A Closeup on Urban Greenhouses The Projet impact collectif and ateliers/C, in collaboration with the Laboratory on Urban Agriculture, AU/LAB, are inviting you to a day of exchange on the development of urban greenhouses. We will be taking a look at issues, obstacles, and keys to success to create or consolidate urban greenhouse projects. When […]

Lea Roback Foundation Scholarships

The Lea Roback Foundation seeks to promote education as a means for the self-realization and emancipation of everyone and to financially support women who wish to further their education. 2019-2020 SCHOLARSHIPS People who are eligible Women, who live in the Province of Quebec, who have financial needs and who are socially committed. Amount of the scholarships General […]

A funding opportunity for placemaking projects in Montreal!

The first ateliers/C of 2019 allowed our network of community groups to meet the people of  La Pépinière | Espace collectif, a nonprofit dedicated to building more participative cities: specifically, developing urban spaces that can become public, collective spaces used by citizens and the community at large. La Pépinière showcased their new project, Vivace, which has launched a call […]

Are you interested in participating in an experiment about organizational learning?

Is your organization interested in improving its learning? Are you interested in the idea of learning organizations? We have some good news! As part of our Learning Organizations Lab, we are looking for organizations who want to participate in an experimental process over the next few months. We are exploring what kinds of support nonprofits and community […]

Canadian Donations to Charity are Declining

A couple of weeks ago, Canada Helps and Imagine Canada released a report on trends in “charitable giving” (i.e. donations to charities) among Canadians. You can download the full report here, and in the meantime, here are some interesting highlights according to us! Donation Rates and Amounts Are Going Down The main finding in the […]

We’re 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. About the Position: Contract length: 6 months Start Date: January 14th, 2019 Hours: 30 hours/week Compensation: $21.63/hour Work environment: Flexible, horizontal and non-traditional work environment. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required. Accessibility: COCo’s offices […]