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Tamarack Institute

Tamarack Institute
The Tamarack Institute is a connected force for community change. We work with leaders in non-profits, governments, businesses and the community to make work of advancing positive community change easier and more effective. We do this by teaching and writing about collective impact, community engagement, collaborative leadership, community development, and evaluating community impact. We host two learning communities Cities Reducing Poverty and Cities Deepening Community turning theory into action.

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Some Big Changes at Tamarack

Posted by Tamarack Institute on October 19, 2017

Big things are happening here at Tamarack Instituteand we have a big announcement to sharebut first we want to give you some context.

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4 Tool Kits To Help Get Your Neighbourhood Strategy Started

Posted by Tamarack Institute on June 5, 2017

Are you looking to get your neighbourhood more engaged with each other? Other individuals across Canada have wanted the same. While this may seem like an intimidating task, it is possible!  Some of the biggest neighbourhood strategies in Canada started with one person and an idea. 

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#MontrealMondays - Centraide of Greater Montreal

Posted by Tamarack Institute on May 29, 2017

#MontrealMondays – A blog series about the inspiring Neighbourhood and Community work being done in Montréal.

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A New Partner in Deepening Communities

Posted by Tamarack Institute on May 23, 2017

Tamarack is thrilled that the Suncor Energy Foundation (SEF) has invested in the work of Deepening Community. In introducing our new partner, we want to give Kim Nordbye, Manager of Community Investment at SEF, the opportunity to tell us more about Suncor’s support for community engagement. Here’s our Q & A with Kim.

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#MontrealMondays - The Centre for Community Organizations

Posted by Tamarack Institute on May 22, 2017

#MontrealMondays – A blog series about the inspiring Neighbourhood and Community work being done in Montréal.

With Deepening Communities’ Neighborhoods – The Heart of Community Mobilizing (HCMI) for Impact being right around the corner, we are featuring a four-week blog series about the incredible organizations that reside in Montréal. There will be one #MontréalMondays blog post every Monday leading up to the HCMI event on June 6th. 

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#MontrealMondays - The Yellow Door

Posted by Tamarack Institute on May 15, 2017

#MontrealMondays – A blog series about the inspiring Neighbourhood and Community work being done in Montréal.

With Deepening Communities’ Neighborhoods – The Heart of Community Mobilizing (HCMI) for Impact being right around the corner, we are featuring a four-week blog series about the incredible organizations that reside in Montréal. There will be one #MontréalMondays blog post every Monday leading up to the HCMI event on June 6th. 

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