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Building Collaborative Readiness:  Mapping Community Resources

A common theme often echoed through the voluntary and community sector is the lack of resources available to do the work.  Most communities have a range of investments, assets and resources, which, if deployed effectively,...

Cormac Russell Tells the Story of John McKnight and ABCD

Asset Based Community Development (ABCD): Looking Back to Look Forward - In conversation with John McKnight about the intellectual and practical heritage of ABCD and its place in the world today, by Cormac Russell, tells the...

Weaving Together Accountability and Learning in Complex Situations

Michael Quinn Patton, evaluation expert, has argued that even the best intentioned, well-resourced evaluation processes can become, “the enemy of social innovation” if change-makers, evaluators and funders employ a...

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Transformative Action Webinar Series: Communications Planning

WEBINAR | We are overwhelmed by the amount of information coming at us from all sources, including social media. How do you make sure your messages stand out from the crowd? This webinar will explore effective communications...

Love My Hood: Kitchener’s Neighbourhood Strategy

CASE STUDY | Every city builds neighbourhoods with sidewalks and roads, and homes, parks and arenas. Municipalities across Canada are realizing that it's not just about pavement and buildings, it's about the people who live,...

Transformative Action Webinar Series: Collaborative Governance

WEBINAR | You have your partners at the table, but how do you keep them engaged?  This webinar provides an overview of the key elements of collaborative governance.   Participants will review the Collaborative Governance...

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Cities Reducing Poverty

Cities Reducing Poverty is a collective impact movement aimed at reducing poverty for 1 million Canadians through the efforts of local multi-sector roundtables and the alignment of poverty reduction strategies at the municipal, provincial and federal levels.

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Cities Deepening Community

Cities Deepening Community is dedicated to developing our collective understanding about the power of citizens and supporting programs, policies and practices that strengthen communities and neighbourhoods and mobilize citizen leadership to enhance social capital.

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