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Wednesday, March 30, 2011 - 11:30 - 14:00


The Lantern
35 Barnes Road

Open to all CCEPP partner organizations

Whether you're embracing online networking tools or resisting them, there can be no argument that social media is creating conversations within your organization.  From the way your employees network, to the tools your clients and stakeholders use to talk with and about you, there is a public discussion going on out there that you can't ignore.
This Community Partners Luncheon workshop will include discussion, demonstration and information about such social networking tools as Facebook, Linked-In and online document sharing and will highlight local examples of where social media has proven to be very valuable in the not-for-profit sector.
Instructor Wilma Hartmann, Digital Daisy Inc. 

Luncheon:...

Job Opportunity
Jan 19 2011

Employment Opportunity
Makin’ it Work! Program Coordinator

Terms of Employment:  Initial 2-month Contract (with possibility for longer term extension)
Salary: To be discussed
Anticipated start date: Feb. 7th, 2011

MiW! is a successful skills-to-employment program that aims to connect individuals who want to work with employers who need to hire.

Reporting directly to CCA’s General Manager, the Coordinator will be responsible for planning and delivery of a series of short MiW! programs, working closely with CCA’s staff team and a range of partners from the business, government and community sectors.  

Building on existing templates and documented best practices, specific duties will include:

Finalizing...

Job Opportunity
Jan 17 2011

Coordinator, Skills Link
Full Time Contractual Position for duration of 20 weeks
Job Competition #: 2011-01
The YMCA – YWCA of Northeast Avalon is a multi-service charity serving our communities for over 150 years. Programs are offered at 30 locations throughout the Northeast Avalon.
The goal of the Skills Link Project is to provide at-risk youth facing barriers to employment with the necessary skills to overcome obstacles to employment and to become successful contributing members of our communities. The program will provide youth ages 15-30 with employability skills training which will enable them to find meaningful employment or return to school. The Coordinator will provide leadership and support to the participants and ensure quality service is...

Sharing Community Sector Innovation
Free Webinars & Teleconference Sessions

» What makes an organization innovative? Is yours?
» Looking for new ways of working and generating ideas?
» Wondering how to encourage staff and volunteers to be more creative?
» Interested in hearing about local success?

Join CSC (from the comfort of your home or office!) for two new learning
sessions that will get your creative juices flowing and help you plant the
seeds of innovation in your community organization.

Part 1
Innovation in Practice

Learn about the community sector in NL and the common practices of innovative organizations. Get local examples of innovative...

There’s a new trend in communities. Increasingly, citizens are forming collaborative roundtables to tackle complex issues like community safety, health, immigration, neighbourhood revitalization, poverty and prosperity. These roundtables attract new players, come up with new approaches and leverage new resources. But, are they really making a difference? How do we know and how can we measure change? This was the challenge facing Vibrant Communities as its members puzzled how to measure 13 poverty reduction experiments across Canada. 

To address the challenge, Vibrant Communities, with funding support from The Ontario Trillium Foundation,...

Thursday, January 28, 2010 - 09:30 - 11:30

WISE, Viking Building, Crosbie Road, St. John's

Monthly Advisory Committee Meeting

Friday, January 7, 2011 - 09:30 - 11:30

C-Step

Job Opportunity
Jan 10 2011

Assist the executive director in organizing fundraising activities. Will be responsible for our fundraising event on January 27th.

Lorum lorum ipsum ipsum. Cogito ergo sums are not my thing.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 09:00 - 15:00

MYX Meeting Centre, Topsail Road Conception Bay Highway

This annual session brings together directors and managers from the community agencies to discuss and direct the CCEPP. The result is a series strategic priorities for 2011-2012 that address the goals and challenges of all agencies funded under HRLE's Community Partnership Funding.

Monday, March 1, 2010 - 09:00 - Tuesday, March 2, 2010 - 04:00

Some nice place

Annual Meeting of Community agencies who receive funding from HRLE.