July 2014 E-Bulletin

COCo Picks: News, Tools, and Tips from the COCo Team!


Updates concerning CASL


In last month’s e-Bulletin (June), we published a COCo Note on CASL: Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation.

Since then, several community groups contacted us to know more about how this may apply to them. You’ve probably noticed many groups have been sending out mass mailings asking subscribers to consent …

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Three important actions to mobilize this fall for more mission funding


Given that the current provincial budget made no provisions for increased funding to community groups, the mobilization around the campaign  “Je tiens à ma communauté >> Je soutiens le communautaire” continues. This fall, there will be 3 important actions to increase the pressure on the Quebec government to dedicate mission funding to non-profits, including the OCASSS who were promised 225 M$ …

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Community Events

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Job Offers

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Other Community Postings

Tickets are on sale for TUNE INTO YES8: A Benefit Concert & Silent Auction


Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 30th, as Youth Employment Services (YES) proudly presents the 8th edition of its annual fundraiser – TUNE IN TO YES.

Join us at the Olympia Theatre for an evening of fun and entertainment featuring the best in Motown, soul, rock & roll and rockabilly from Soul Stream and the Hellbound Hepcats. With an amazing …

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Looking for Volunteers for SERVE 2014! Help us raise money for sex education in Montreal.



SERVE 2014 is around the corner and we are getting ready to bump, set and spike for the 9th year in a row! This year’s SERVE volleyball tournament is gearing up to support sex ed and raise awareness about the Sense Project, our peer-based sex education program.

For more info about …

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Space for Lease for Community Groups at the Atwater Library


The Atwater Library has available for long-term leasing 1,600 sq. ft. of space in our recently-renovated attractive heritage building.

On the ground floor, two distinct areas with excellent natural light, both with private washroom capability, suitable for a variety of educational, health and community uses.

On the 2nd floor, a 700 sq. ft. room that is airy and bright with …

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Social Justice/Science Co-op Students Available for your community organization


Hi all, Concordia University is launching its new Co-op program for students in the social sciences – which means a large interest of students in the Social Justice fields. Co-op also has hundreds of students in virtually every discipline! So you can hire a student in pretty much any field if you are seeking! Co-op positions do need to be …

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