Turn your organization into a Sustainability Champion

Non-profit organizations create positive social, environmental and economic impacts for their communities. At the same time, they are expected to be role models whose own staff and operations "walk the talk" in terms of sustainability. This can be a challenge given limited time, support and funding. Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations and The Natural Step Canada are excited to offer the 2018 NGO Sustainability Champions Workshop Series to help NGOs address this need with two key outcomes:

Call for Speakers & Panelists: Fail Safe 2018

What can your experiences tell the non-profit community about overcoming failure? At Fail Safe 2018, we’re connecting leaders from non-profits, businesses, and the public sector for open and honest discussions about embracing and overcoming failure. Fail Safe 2018 has two basic themes:

  • exploring the psychology of failure and how it manifests in organizations
  • how failure is linked to innovation, growth, and capacity building
Several opportunities are available to lead conversations on topics related to these themes, including keynotes, panel discussions, and short PechaKucha-style presentations at the opening reception. This conference will be a safe space for le... Read more

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The Recruitment Grind: Recapping Our Latest Think Tank Conversation

by Sharon Mvundura Think Tank Conversations are a bi-monthly meetup of those who manage, coordinate and engage volun... Read more