BE THE CHANGEMAKER

 

Join us in Vancouver to equip yourself with the tools, feedback, and inspiration you need to make a lasting impact

 

Equip Yourself for Community Change

 

Stay Connected

Search

Blogs:

The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: What Can You Do?

Each year, the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty falls on the 17th of October. Declared by the United Nations in 1992, this date provides a shared moment each year – across the country and around the world –...

Six ideas on Designing Advisory Councils for the Participation of Experts with Lived/Living Experience

“Lived/living experience” — sound familiar? It’s a word on everyone’s lips, a common word we hear everywhere nowadays. In fact, I have noticed it has become much more common, perhaps even a trend in governments and...

Hippocratic Oath for Community Workers

“First, do no harm.” This dictum is frequently but mistakenly associated with the Hippocratic Oath. Although it was disconcerting to learn that our physicians are not guided by this rule, I’m suggesting that it be adopted by...

SEE OUR LATEST POSTS

Resources:

WEBINAR | Engaging Underrepresented Youth

Engaging underrepresented youth can be a challenge to youth serving organizations working across different programs in the community. This series of four webinars highlights how a collective impact approach can be used to...

CASE STUDY | Building a Neighbourhood-Based Urban Climate Adaptation Infrastructure

Canadian communities across the country are facing the devastating consequences of increasingly severe weather such as extreme heat, drought, fire, floods, hurricanes and storms. Having supplies for the first 72 hours is...

Guide | Asset-Based Community Development at a Glance

“Asset Based Community Development” or ABCD looks for, and starts from people’s gifts and strengths (assets). These assets equip people to create local opportunities and respond to needs and challenges in their...

VIEW ALL RESOURCES

News:

Community greenhouse
workshop participants clapping
SEE FULL LIBRARY
People walking in community.jpg

Cities Reducing Poverty

Cities Reducing Poverty is a network of 330 municipalities represented by 70+ regional partners working collaboratively to end poverty in their communities.  

The Latest from Cities Reducing Poverty:
LEARN MORE

Cities Deepening Community

Cities Deepening Community is a network of 67 cities seeking to strengthen neighbourhoods and 25 cities developing community plans to grow citizen engagement, civic leadership and a sense of belonging. 

The Latest from Cities Deepening Community:
LEARN MORE
People gathering outside.jpg

Say hello

VIEW TEAM DIRECTORY