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    BCCIC Strategic Planning Membership Consultation

    With our strategic plan drawing to a close in the coming months, BCCIC will be entering a strategic planning process ahead of September’s AGM that will chart our course as a network from 2018-2021. Over the last three years, BCCIC membership has increased by 185% and we have mapped over 2100 additional groups within the […]

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    BC2030 Election Toolkit

    The member organisations that comprise BCCIC are diversely engaged in the many aspects of sustainable development, but share a common directive. That is, members constitute organisations, groups, and individuals based in British Columbia who support projects overseas and/or promote an understanding of global citizenship through related work within the province. The Council’s members are all […]

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    New Year’s Letter to the Minister

    Ahead of the announcement of the International Assistance Review, BCCIC has written to The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, P.C., to reiterate and emphasize the importance of small and medium sized Canadian civil society groups in any and all Canadian work toward the Sustainable Development Goals. We welcome comments from our members at any time. Please send […]

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain
    Wednesday, Mar, 29, 2017
    3:00pm - 11:45pm
  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

    Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 -

    Time: 3:00pm - 11:45pm

    choose-right-domain-name-san-fran-sydney-twitter

    Date: Wednesday, March 29/Thursday, March 30Time: 3pm PDT (San Francisco)/9am AEDT (Sydney)Presented by: Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for GoodCost: Free

    Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. The top three domains for the social good sector are .org, .ngo, and .ong. .org is the most trusted domain on the Internet and open to all while .ngo and .ong are new domains that require legal verification to register and use. To help you better understand the domain names available to the global nonprofit, charity, and NGO sectors, this webinar will discuss:

    ·       The history of the .org domain.

    ·       How .ngo and .org are different from .org.

    ·       How to complete the legal verification process for .ngo and .ong.

    ·       How .org, .ngo and .ong affect online fundraising success.

    ·       Examples of excellence of .org, .ngo, and .ong in use.

    Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded, however if you are unable to attend the webinar live, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. For specific technical questions, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

    Register here


    Location


    Webinar

    ,

    Event Fees:


    Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals

    Friday, Mar 31, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluation strategies. Bring your project ideas, proposal drafts and questions for a working session where participants will practice applying program planning and design techniques, including:
    • Creating compelling project rationales
    • Theory of Change, Logic Models, Results Based Management approaches
    • Effective use of stories, data and research
    • Evaluation and budget planning
    You will have the opportunity to learn from a pro in a small group setting, and take home practical tools and resources to streamline and enhance your program planning and proposal writing efforts. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.Barbara McMillan’s extensive experience as a grantor, grantee, and instructor in grantwriting provides a rich backdrop to help individuals and organizations build their capacity in grantseeking and proposal writing. Besides having assessed over 1000 grant applications, she has written many successful proposals, and has taught grantseeking for over 20 years, including the Grant and Proposal Writing Course in BCIT’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program.Date: Friday March 31, 2017Time:  10am - 4.30pm (9.45am coffee and networking and starting at 10am sharp)Location: Multimedia Room, Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3Cost: Free for BCCIC members, $50 for non-membersRSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hj71geeBBCHjVZSQ2

    Location


    The Morris J Wosk Boardroom (Level 7), Vancouver Public Library
    350 W Georgia St
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1

    Event Fees:


    The Gender Equality Forum 2017

    Monday, Apr 3, 2017 - Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

    Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG5, focused on the empowerment of women and girls.

    At the Gender Equality Forum 2017 participants can:
    • Help set an action agenda to scale up efforts to advance gender equality, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5 which is focused on the empowerment of women and girls.
    • Network with leaders in business, government, and UN agencies, and explore opportunities for partnership and collective action.
    • Learn how companies around the world are implementing the WEPs and taking concrete action to advance gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
    • Find solutions and share innovative approaches, practical tools and resources that can help companies achieve gender equality goals.
    • Engage in peer-to-peer learning to identify and address key challenges and seize opportunities.
    • Be inspired by fellow business leaders from Canada and across the globe – including women entrepreneurs and youth – who are challenging stereotypes and breaking down barriers to gender equality.
    For more information and to register, click here landing-page-header-v2 

    Location


    Deloitte Canada
    22 Adelaide St W #200
    Toronto, ON M5H 0A9

    Event Fees:


  • Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals
    Friday, Mar, 31, 2017
    10:00am - 4:30pm
    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluatio...
  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

    Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 -

    Time: 3:00pm - 11:45pm

    choose-right-domain-name-san-fran-sydney-twitter

    Date: Wednesday, March 29/Thursday, March 30Time: 3pm PDT (San Francisco)/9am AEDT (Sydney)Presented by: Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for GoodCost: Free

    Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. The top three domains for the social good sector are .org, .ngo, and .ong. .org is the most trusted domain on the Internet and open to all while .ngo and .ong are new domains that require legal verification to register and use. To help you better understand the domain names available to the global nonprofit, charity, and NGO sectors, this webinar will discuss:

    ·       The history of the .org domain.

    ·       How .ngo and .org are different from .org.

    ·       How to complete the legal verification process for .ngo and .ong.

    ·       How .org, .ngo and .ong affect online fundraising success.

    ·       Examples of excellence of .org, .ngo, and .ong in use.

    Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded, however if you are unable to attend the webinar live, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. For specific technical questions, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

    Register here


    Location


    Webinar

    ,

    Event Fees:


    Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals

    Friday, Mar 31, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluation strategies. Bring your project ideas, proposal drafts and questions for a working session where participants will practice applying program planning and design techniques, including:
    • Creating compelling project rationales
    • Theory of Change, Logic Models, Results Based Management approaches
    • Effective use of stories, data and research
    • Evaluation and budget planning
    You will have the opportunity to learn from a pro in a small group setting, and take home practical tools and resources to streamline and enhance your program planning and proposal writing efforts. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.Barbara McMillan’s extensive experience as a grantor, grantee, and instructor in grantwriting provides a rich backdrop to help individuals and organizations build their capacity in grantseeking and proposal writing. Besides having assessed over 1000 grant applications, she has written many successful proposals, and has taught grantseeking for over 20 years, including the Grant and Proposal Writing Course in BCIT’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program.Date: Friday March 31, 2017Time:  10am - 4.30pm (9.45am coffee and networking and starting at 10am sharp)Location: Multimedia Room, Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3Cost: Free for BCCIC members, $50 for non-membersRSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hj71geeBBCHjVZSQ2

    Location


    The Morris J Wosk Boardroom (Level 7), Vancouver Public Library
    350 W Georgia St
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1

    Event Fees:


    The Gender Equality Forum 2017

    Monday, Apr 3, 2017 - Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

    Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG5, focused on the empowerment of women and girls.

    At the Gender Equality Forum 2017 participants can:
    • Help set an action agenda to scale up efforts to advance gender equality, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5 which is focused on the empowerment of women and girls.
    • Network with leaders in business, government, and UN agencies, and explore opportunities for partnership and collective action.
    • Learn how companies around the world are implementing the WEPs and taking concrete action to advance gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
    • Find solutions and share innovative approaches, practical tools and resources that can help companies achieve gender equality goals.
    • Engage in peer-to-peer learning to identify and address key challenges and seize opportunities.
    • Be inspired by fellow business leaders from Canada and across the globe – including women entrepreneurs and youth – who are challenging stereotypes and breaking down barriers to gender equality.
    For more information and to register, click here landing-page-header-v2 

    Location


    Deloitte Canada
    22 Adelaide St W #200
    Toronto, ON M5H 0A9

    Event Fees:


  • The Gender Equality Forum 2017
    Monday, Apr, 3, 2017
    10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG...

  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

    Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 -

    Time: 3:00pm - 11:45pm

    choose-right-domain-name-san-fran-sydney-twitter

    Date: Wednesday, March 29/Thursday, March 30 Time: 3pm PDT (San Francisco)/9am AEDT (Sydney) Presented by: Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for Good Cost: Free

    Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. The top three domains for the social good sector are .org, .ngo, and .ong. .org is the most trusted domain on the Internet and open to all while .ngo and .ong are new domains that require legal verification to register and use. To help you better understand the domain names available to the global nonprofit, charity, and NGO sectors, this webinar will discuss:

    ·       The history of the .org domain.

    ·       How .ngo and .org are different from .org.

    ·       How to complete the legal verification process for .ngo and .ong.

    ·       How .org, .ngo and .ong affect online fundraising success.

    ·       Examples of excellence of .org, .ngo, and .ong in use.

    Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded, however if you are unable to attend the webinar live, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. For specific technical questions, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

    Register here


    Location


    Webinar

    ,

    Event Fees:


    Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals

    Friday, Mar 31, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluation strategies. Bring your project ideas, proposal drafts and questions for a working session where participants will practice applying program planning and design techniques, including:
    • Creating compelling project rationales
    • Theory of Change, Logic Models, Results Based Management approaches
    • Effective use of stories, data and research
    • Evaluation and budget planning
    You will have the opportunity to learn from a pro in a small group setting, and take home practical tools and resources to streamline and enhance your program planning and proposal writing efforts. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Barbara McMillan’s extensive experience as a grantor, grantee, and instructor in grantwriting provides a rich backdrop to help individuals and organizations build their capacity in grantseeking and proposal writing. Besides having assessed over 1000 grant applications, she has written many successful proposals, and has taught grantseeking for over 20 years, including the Grant and Proposal Writing Course in BCIT’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program. Date: Friday March 31, 2017 Time:  10am - 4.30pm (9.45am coffee and networking and starting at 10am sharp) Location: Multimedia Room, Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3 Cost: Free for BCCIC members, $50 for non-members RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hj71geeBBCHjVZSQ2

    Location


    The Morris J Wosk Boardroom (Level 7), Vancouver Public Library
    350 W Georgia St
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1

    Event Fees:


    The Gender Equality Forum 2017

    Monday, Apr 3, 2017 - Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

    Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG5, focused on the empowerment of women and girls.

    At the Gender Equality Forum 2017 participants can:
    • Help set an action agenda to scale up efforts to advance gender equality, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5 which is focused on the empowerment of women and girls.
    • Network with leaders in business, government, and UN agencies, and explore opportunities for partnership and collective action.
    • Learn how companies around the world are implementing the WEPs and taking concrete action to advance gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
    • Find solutions and share innovative approaches, practical tools and resources that can help companies achieve gender equality goals.
    • Engage in peer-to-peer learning to identify and address key challenges and seize opportunities.
    • Be inspired by fellow business leaders from Canada and across the globe – including women entrepreneurs and youth – who are challenging stereotypes and breaking down barriers to gender equality.
    For more information and to register, click here   landing-page-header-v2  

    Location


    Deloitte Canada
    22 Adelaide St W #200
    Toronto, ON M5H 0A9

    Event Fees:


  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain
    Wednesday, Mar, 29, 2017
    3:00pm - 11:45pm
  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

    Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 -

    Time: 3:00pm - 11:45pm

    choose-right-domain-name-san-fran-sydney-twitter

    Date: Wednesday, March 29/Thursday, March 30Time: 3pm PDT (San Francisco)/9am AEDT (Sydney)Presented by: Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for GoodCost: Free

    Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. The top three domains for the social good sector are .org, .ngo, and .ong. .org is the most trusted domain on the Internet and open to all while .ngo and .ong are new domains that require legal verification to register and use. To help you better understand the domain names available to the global nonprofit, charity, and NGO sectors, this webinar will discuss:

    ·       The history of the .org domain.

    ·       How .ngo and .org are different from .org.

    ·       How to complete the legal verification process for .ngo and .ong.

    ·       How .org, .ngo and .ong affect online fundraising success.

    ·       Examples of excellence of .org, .ngo, and .ong in use.

    Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded, however if you are unable to attend the webinar live, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. For specific technical questions, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

    Register here


    Location


    Webinar

    ,

    Event Fees:


    Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals

    Friday, Mar 31, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluation strategies. Bring your project ideas, proposal drafts and questions for a working session where participants will practice applying program planning and design techniques, including:
    • Creating compelling project rationales
    • Theory of Change, Logic Models, Results Based Management approaches
    • Effective use of stories, data and research
    • Evaluation and budget planning
    You will have the opportunity to learn from a pro in a small group setting, and take home practical tools and resources to streamline and enhance your program planning and proposal writing efforts. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.Barbara McMillan’s extensive experience as a grantor, grantee, and instructor in grantwriting provides a rich backdrop to help individuals and organizations build their capacity in grantseeking and proposal writing. Besides having assessed over 1000 grant applications, she has written many successful proposals, and has taught grantseeking for over 20 years, including the Grant and Proposal Writing Course in BCIT’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program.Date: Friday March 31, 2017Time:  10am - 4.30pm (9.45am coffee and networking and starting at 10am sharp)Location: Multimedia Room, Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3Cost: Free for BCCIC members, $50 for non-membersRSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hj71geeBBCHjVZSQ2

    Location


    The Morris J Wosk Boardroom (Level 7), Vancouver Public Library
    350 W Georgia St
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1

    Event Fees:


    The Gender Equality Forum 2017

    Monday, Apr 3, 2017 - Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

    Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG5, focused on the empowerment of women and girls.

    At the Gender Equality Forum 2017 participants can:
    • Help set an action agenda to scale up efforts to advance gender equality, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5 which is focused on the empowerment of women and girls.
    • Network with leaders in business, government, and UN agencies, and explore opportunities for partnership and collective action.
    • Learn how companies around the world are implementing the WEPs and taking concrete action to advance gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
    • Find solutions and share innovative approaches, practical tools and resources that can help companies achieve gender equality goals.
    • Engage in peer-to-peer learning to identify and address key challenges and seize opportunities.
    • Be inspired by fellow business leaders from Canada and across the globe – including women entrepreneurs and youth – who are challenging stereotypes and breaking down barriers to gender equality.
    For more information and to register, click here landing-page-header-v2 

    Location


    Deloitte Canada
    22 Adelaide St W #200
    Toronto, ON M5H 0A9

    Event Fees:


  • Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals
    Friday, Mar, 31, 2017
    10:00am - 4:30pm
    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluatio...
  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

    Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 -

    Time: 3:00pm - 11:45pm

    choose-right-domain-name-san-fran-sydney-twitter

    Date: Wednesday, March 29/Thursday, March 30Time: 3pm PDT (San Francisco)/9am AEDT (Sydney)Presented by: Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for GoodCost: Free

    Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. The top three domains for the social good sector are .org, .ngo, and .ong. .org is the most trusted domain on the Internet and open to all while .ngo and .ong are new domains that require legal verification to register and use. To help you better understand the domain names available to the global nonprofit, charity, and NGO sectors, this webinar will discuss:

    ·       The history of the .org domain.

    ·       How .ngo and .org are different from .org.

    ·       How to complete the legal verification process for .ngo and .ong.

    ·       How .org, .ngo and .ong affect online fundraising success.

    ·       Examples of excellence of .org, .ngo, and .ong in use.

    Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded, however if you are unable to attend the webinar live, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. For specific technical questions, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

    Register here


    Location


    Webinar

    ,

    Event Fees:


    Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals

    Friday, Mar 31, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluation strategies. Bring your project ideas, proposal drafts and questions for a working session where participants will practice applying program planning and design techniques, including:
    • Creating compelling project rationales
    • Theory of Change, Logic Models, Results Based Management approaches
    • Effective use of stories, data and research
    • Evaluation and budget planning
    You will have the opportunity to learn from a pro in a small group setting, and take home practical tools and resources to streamline and enhance your program planning and proposal writing efforts. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.Barbara McMillan’s extensive experience as a grantor, grantee, and instructor in grantwriting provides a rich backdrop to help individuals and organizations build their capacity in grantseeking and proposal writing. Besides having assessed over 1000 grant applications, she has written many successful proposals, and has taught grantseeking for over 20 years, including the Grant and Proposal Writing Course in BCIT’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program.Date: Friday March 31, 2017Time:  10am - 4.30pm (9.45am coffee and networking and starting at 10am sharp)Location: Multimedia Room, Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3Cost: Free for BCCIC members, $50 for non-membersRSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hj71geeBBCHjVZSQ2

    Location


    The Morris J Wosk Boardroom (Level 7), Vancouver Public Library
    350 W Georgia St
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1

    Event Fees:


    The Gender Equality Forum 2017

    Monday, Apr 3, 2017 - Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

    Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG5, focused on the empowerment of women and girls.

    At the Gender Equality Forum 2017 participants can:
    • Help set an action agenda to scale up efforts to advance gender equality, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5 which is focused on the empowerment of women and girls.
    • Network with leaders in business, government, and UN agencies, and explore opportunities for partnership and collective action.
    • Learn how companies around the world are implementing the WEPs and taking concrete action to advance gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
    • Find solutions and share innovative approaches, practical tools and resources that can help companies achieve gender equality goals.
    • Engage in peer-to-peer learning to identify and address key challenges and seize opportunities.
    • Be inspired by fellow business leaders from Canada and across the globe – including women entrepreneurs and youth – who are challenging stereotypes and breaking down barriers to gender equality.
    For more information and to register, click here landing-page-header-v2 

    Location


    Deloitte Canada
    22 Adelaide St W #200
    Toronto, ON M5H 0A9

    Event Fees:


  • The Gender Equality Forum 2017
    Monday, Apr, 3, 2017
    10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG...

  • OnGood Webinar: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

    Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 -

    Time: 3:00pm - 11:45pm

    choose-right-domain-name-san-fran-sydney-twitter

    Date: Wednesday, March 29/Thursday, March 30 Time: 3pm PDT (San Francisco)/9am AEDT (Sydney) Presented by: Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for Good Cost: Free

    Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. The top three domains for the social good sector are .org, .ngo, and .ong. .org is the most trusted domain on the Internet and open to all while .ngo and .ong are new domains that require legal verification to register and use. To help you better understand the domain names available to the global nonprofit, charity, and NGO sectors, this webinar will discuss:

    ·       The history of the .org domain.

    ·       How .ngo and .org are different from .org.

    ·       How to complete the legal verification process for .ngo and .ong.

    ·       How .org, .ngo and .ong affect online fundraising success.

    ·       Examples of excellence of .org, .ngo, and .ong in use.

    Please Note: The webinar will not be recorded, however if you are unable to attend the webinar live, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive a comprehensive set of notes that are emailed to all registrants within 24 hours after the end of the webinar. Notes are only sent to individuals that have registered for the webinar. For specific technical questions, please visit GoToWebinar Customer Support.

    Register here


    Location


    Webinar

    ,

    Event Fees:


    Advanced Grantwriting Workshop – Crafting Winning Proposals

    Friday, Mar 31, 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm

    This workshop will delve deep into grant proposal components, focusing on the variety of approaches funders look for to articulate project needs, goals, objectives, workplans, budgets, and evaluation strategies. Bring your project ideas, proposal drafts and questions for a working session where participants will practice applying program planning and design techniques, including:
    • Creating compelling project rationales
    • Theory of Change, Logic Models, Results Based Management approaches
    • Effective use of stories, data and research
    • Evaluation and budget planning
    You will have the opportunity to learn from a pro in a small group setting, and take home practical tools and resources to streamline and enhance your program planning and proposal writing efforts. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Barbara McMillan’s extensive experience as a grantor, grantee, and instructor in grantwriting provides a rich backdrop to help individuals and organizations build their capacity in grantseeking and proposal writing. Besides having assessed over 1000 grant applications, she has written many successful proposals, and has taught grantseeking for over 20 years, including the Grant and Proposal Writing Course in BCIT’s Fundraising Management Certificate Program. Date: Friday March 31, 2017 Time:  10am - 4.30pm (9.45am coffee and networking and starting at 10am sharp) Location: Multimedia Room, Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3 Cost: Free for BCCIC members, $50 for non-members RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/hj71geeBBCHjVZSQ2

    Location


    The Morris J Wosk Boardroom (Level 7), Vancouver Public Library
    350 W Georgia St
    Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6B1

    Event Fees:


    The Gender Equality Forum 2017

    Monday, Apr 3, 2017 - Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017

    Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Take action along with fellow leaders from business, civil society, government and the United Nations to scale up gender equality and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals — particularly SDG5, focused on the empowerment of women and girls.

    At the Gender Equality Forum 2017 participants can:
    • Help set an action agenda to scale up efforts to advance gender equality, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDG5 which is focused on the empowerment of women and girls.
    • Network with leaders in business, government, and UN agencies, and explore opportunities for partnership and collective action.
    • Learn how companies around the world are implementing the WEPs and taking concrete action to advance gender equality in the workplace, marketplace, and community.
    • Find solutions and share innovative approaches, practical tools and resources that can help companies achieve gender equality goals.
    • Engage in peer-to-peer learning to identify and address key challenges and seize opportunities.
    • Be inspired by fellow business leaders from Canada and across the globe – including women entrepreneurs and youth – who are challenging stereotypes and breaking down barriers to gender equality.
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    Deloitte Canada
    22 Adelaide St W #200
    Toronto, ON M5H 0A9

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