Events

ICL @ Ignite Campaigns

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 05:30 PM
Centre for Social Innovation Annex - 720 Bathurst St.

Matt Price, a consultant who has watched the evolution of organizing in BC, is in Toronto to promote his book on the model the Institute teaches. Check it out --> http://engagement-organizing.org/   

 

Institute volunteers are asked to help pack this event and promote the Institute to the various nonprofit stakeholders whoo will be at this book event. It's also a great networking opportunity!

 

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Volunteer for Amy Goodman Lecture - For ICL Volunteers

Sunday, October 01, 2017 at 05:00 PM · 2 rsvps
OISE 252 Bloor St . W

The Institute for Change Leaders is collaborating with Rabble.ca to bring Amy Goodman to Toronto. We need volunteers to make this event a success. In exchange for managing set up, check-in, and take down, volunteers will be given free admission to this lecture. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amy-goodman-reporting-democracy-resistance-and-hope-tickets-36705611472 

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Ottawa Training Registration

Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 09:00 AM through October 15, 2017 · $250.00 CAD
1378, rue Triole Street, Ottawa, ON K1B 3M4

Are you passionate about making change in your community?

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During a two-day workshop with Olivia Chow (former City Councilor and Member of Parliament), the Institute for Change Leaders will teach you how to:

- Tell your story to motivate others
- Design a strategy that gets the change you want
- Structure your team to avoid burnout and facilitate growth
- Recruit and keep volunteers
- Choose tactics that move decision makers

Olivia Chow is basing the curriculum 2-day workshop from the teachings of Harvard University Professor Marshall Ganz, an adviser to President Obama's 2008 Presidential campaign.

You will learn through lectures and small group activities that will allow you to practice the skills we teach. You will work with an experienced organizer, who will facilitate your group and help you plan your organizing project. You will finish the course ready to tell your story, with a developed organizing statement, and tools to plan your organizing project's strategy and tactics.

Breakfast, snacks, and coffee are included in the training cost. 

Students who need a subsidy to attend can apply here.

Students needing a subsidy will be asked to describe their organizing project, and will be approved 2 weeks before the training based on need.

This training will take place on Saturday October 14 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m, and Sunday October 15 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

All past trainings have had a wait list - so please register early.

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Olivia Training in PEI

Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 12:00 PM through October 21, 2017
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One Year Anniversary - Institute for Change Leaders

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 11:00 AM
TBA, at Ryerson University
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Social Justice Week Training

Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 09:00 PM through October 30, 2017
Oakham House
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