ExploratIONS Book Club: No Hard Feelings Discussion

Join us over lunch to chat about No Hard Feelings and dig into our emotions at work!In January we launched our Book Club - ExploratIONS: A JEDDI Book Club. The goal of this book club is to explore different ways of learning together to model our internal book club and invite more folks to join […]

Our Two Cents: Funding 101 for Community Organizations

Hear from representatives of various funding streams and learn some tips for success in accessing funds from different sources.Funding Community Impact Series: Session 1What this session has to offer:Have you heard the advice that you must "diversify your funding structure"? What does that mean and where should you begin? During session 1, hear from representatives […]

Social Impact Leaders: Discover Benefits For Your Organization

Halifax Central Library - BMO Community Room 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS, Canada

Are you looking for affordable employee group benefit options for your organization? Join us for a lunch and learn to see what fits for you!Are you looking for affordable employee group benefit options for your organization?Cost and administrative burdens create organizational barriers to access health benefits for staff and their families. Did you know that […]

Ethical Story Building for Narrative Change

Explore the fundamentals of narrative change and learn ways to integrate it into strategic plans, storytelling, and communications!Series Description:Communications is a strategic site of intervention for impact organizations (nonprofits and charities). Media, policymakers, sector colleagues and the public are all influenced by the dominant, often harmful, narratives that shape our work. When we see communications […]

Leveling the Playing Field: Addressing Inequities in the Funding System

Speakers with lived experience will discuss the inherent inequities, signs of change, and how we can work towards just resourcing.Funding Community Impact Series: Session 2What this session has to offer:The funding environment is not a level playing field. What are the systemic barriers to success in funding? Speakers with lived experience will discuss the inherent […]

Ethical Story Building for Narrative Change – Session 2

Explore the fundamentals of narrative change and learn ways to integrate it into strategic plans, storytelling, and communications!Series Description:Communications is a strategic site of intervention for impact organizations (nonprofits and charities). Media, policymakers, sector colleagues and the public are all influenced by the dominant, often harmful, narratives that shape our work. When we see communications […]

Community Impact Sector Day of Recognition 2023

Cedar Event Centre 111 Clayton Park Drive, Halifax, NS, Canada

Join us for the Community Impact Sector Day of Recognition to celebrate your work with a full day of activities, performances, and awards!Below the Surface: Celebrating the Depth of ImpactWhat if the Community Impact (Nonprofit) Sector didn’t exist? Programs and services are just the tip of the iceberg. The sector’s role includes trust-building and strengthening […]

Pushing the Boundaries of Funding

Innovators in the sector who are approaching funding differently will share stories of novel approaches they have tried or observed.Funding Community Impact Series: Session 3What this session has to offer:What does innovation look like in the funding environment? What does it look like when people push the boundaries of how funding happens? Innovators in the […]

Community Conversations: Let’s Talk Equitable Policy – Digby

Digby Pines - Digby Hall Salon B 103 Shore Road, Digby, NS, Canada

Join Homeless No More and Impact Organizations of Nova Scotia (IONS) for a community conversation in Nova Scotia’s Valley Region!Community Conversations: Let's Talk Equitable PolicyJoin Impact Organizations of Nova Scotia (IONS) and Homeless No More for a community conversation!This event will provide a chance to connect impact organizations (nonprofits and charities), learn about justice and […]

Community Conversations: Let’s Talk Equitable Policy – West Hants

Three Mile Plains Community Hall 4474 Evangeline Trail, Windsor, NS, Canada

Join Homeless No More and Impact Organizations of Nova Scotia (IONS) for a community conversation in Nova Scotia’s Valley Region! Community Conversations: Let's Talk Equitable Policy Join Impact Organizations of Nova Scotia (IONS) and Homeless No More for a community conversation! This event will provide a chance to connect impact organizations (nonprofits and charities), learn […]