Report: Nonprofits Integrating Community Engagement Guide
The Nonprofits Integrating Community Engagement (NICE) Guide offers information, tools, case studies and other resources to help nonprofit groups develop core competencies on constituent and community engagement. NICE is a joint project of the Alliance for Nonprofit Management (The Alliance) and the Building Movement Project (BMP).
Report: Legacies for Charities in the UK January 2017 Discover more about the current landscape of wills and legacies benefiting charities in the UK in nfpSynergy's latest free research paper. ... See MoreSee Less
Upcoming Tools of Change Webinar: Playa Vista Ability2Change Monday February 24, 2017, 12:00 to 1:30 Eastern Standard Time Cost: $US 50. A limited number of free registrations are available by contacting the registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org. Playa Vista's Ability2Change program is a great example of a targeted, strategic approach to transport behavior change. Presented by Aaron Gaul, Playa Vista Compass (California). More information and registration at: webinars.cullbridge.com/... See MoreSee Less
The Nonprofit Hiring Toolkit explores important steps to the hiring process that, when done well and thoroughly, will help you find and hire the best talent for your open positions.
Hiring decisions are challenging, and engaging in a thorough process requires time and energy. In addition, every hiring decision contains an element of risk and ultimately requires a leap of faith. No matter how well you know your final candidate, it’s impossible to be 100 percent certain how he or she will perform in the new role. However, executing a disciplined, rigorous search process like the one outlined in this tool kit will help to mitigate the risks. This toolkit explores eight steps to the hiring process that, when done well, can lead your organization to making a great hiring decision.
The YMCA Youth Eco Internship Program is an onging support program right across the country but reached out to us because they are looking for ENGOs based in Toronto, Vancouver and St. John's to apply. Fully subsidized 12 week minimum wage internships. To participate, employers must have been in operation for a minimum of 2 years and have a minimum of 5 full-time employees (though some flexibility). Please contact Paul Bubelis email@example.com for more information and a referral. ... See MoreSee Less
The Centre for Buddhism at the University of Toronto is hosting a film series focusing on Buddhism and the environment highlighting the work of three female documentary makers. Many of these films rarely see screenings, and in each case the director or producer will be at the screening for a Q&A. ... See MoreSee Less
The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation Centre for Buddhist Studies at the University of Toronto has announced a new film series on Buddhism and The Environment. The series will showcase the work of thre...
RESHAPING ENERGY 2017: Opportunities and Impacts of Reducing Canadian GHG Emissions April 11 - April 12 2017 in Ottawa. Merran Smith of Clean Energy Canada, Bruce Lourie of the Ivey Foundation, Len Coad of the Conference Board of Canada, Robert Larocque of the Forest Products Association of Canada, Thomas Mueller of the Canadian Green Building Council and many, many more. AND SAVE 25% off the full registration fee by using rebate code PRM4. ... See MoreSee Less
Check out a free webinar with Theresa McClenaghan of CELA and Cammy Mack on LEAD IN DRINKING WATER: SHARING DETAILS ABOUT ONTARIO'S RESPONSE. Thursday, March 2, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern. ... See MoreSee Less
Lead in drinking water has received significant attention in the Great Lakes Basin over the last 10 years. Recently, lead in Flint, Michigan's drinking water received international attention. In Ontar...
Our friends at the Niagara Sustainability Initiative are holding an impressive Energy Innovation in the Golden Horseshoe Conference. From cap & trade to energy management and innovation. Check it out! ... See MoreSee Less
River Network's River Rally May 8-11 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. A national conference for the river and water community brings together hundreds of people from across the United States and Canada. The biggest water-focused event of the year. ... See MoreSee Less
State of Evaluation 2016: Evaluation Capacity and Practice in the Nonprofit Sector assesses the evaluation landscape across the US nonprofit sector. Topics covered include nonprofit use of big data, engagement in pay for performance funding, and use of evaluation software. Check out this 20 page report published in October 2016 at: www.innonet.org/media/2016-State_of_Evaluation.pdf... See MoreSee Less
Green 2.0 on "Diversity Derailed: Limited Demand, Effort and Results in Environmental C-Suite Searches" - how executive search processes used by mainstream eNGOs and foundations to diversify their senior staff often fall short of the mark. Check out this 46 page report from October 2016 at: bit.ly/2j1pNFS... See MoreSee Less
Reshaping Energy 2017: Opportunities and Impacts of Reducing Canadian GHG Emissions April 11 - April 12 2017 in Ottawa. Merran Smith of Clean Energy Canada, Bruce Lourie of the Ivey Foundation, Len Coad of the Conference Board of Canada, Robert Larocque of the Forest Products Association of Canada, Thomas Mueller of the Canadian Green Building Council and many, many more. AND save 25% off the full registration fee by using rebate code PRM4. ... See MoreSee Less
"Should charities have the same free expression rights as corporations?" with Tim Gray (Environmental Defence), Carl Juneau (formerly CRA) and Grace Westcott (PEN Canada). January 25, 5:30 to 7:00 pm at Ryerson, Rogers Communications Centre, Room 103. ... See MoreSee Less
It is with deep regret and sadness that we share with you the news of the passing of Dr. David Bell on January 10, 2017 after a brief illness. His passion, commitment and dedication to sustainability and education have left a permanent imprint in Ontario, nationally, and internationally. He was a friend of numerous ENGOs including Sustainability Network and will be missed. ... See MoreSee Less