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.
Collaborative success requires the engagement and commitment of partners to the common cause. Lack of trust can take collaborative efforts off track. But little attention is payed to actions which build trust, create connections and deal with mistrust.
This workshop will provide you with simple, practical tools and approaches to building trust, that you can bring back into your own collaborative effort to renew engagement and shared ownership.
How can community changemakers use exciting new approaches to strengthen and deepen their work?
This interactive workshop is designed to equip you with simple, practical tools and approaches for putting human-centred design theory into practice in your own community change initiative
Join us for a new evaluation workshop where we dive into one of the most critical challenges in today’s evaluation landscape – designing evaluations for systems change.
Our Evaluation + Design workshop format provides workshop participants with a step by step approach integrating innovation and design techniques with developmental evaluation approaches to
Sarnia, ON | September 27
In this one day workshop learn how to engage and deepen your community in order to build a common agenda for large scale change. Paul Born will share not only the fundamental principles of Collective Impact, he will provide key insights as one of North America’s top Community Engagement leaders on how Deepening Community can sustain us as leaders and produce the outcomes we so desire.