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Rethinking capacity as a way to empower those living with poverty

In its 2021 publication titled Communities Ending Poverty: 2021 Progress & COVID-19 Update, the Tamarack Institute noted an unprecedented challenge concerning people referred to as newly vulnerable – those at increased risk...

Stewarding the Land Back: Sage Harvesting

The halfway mark through the summer months can sometimes feel like a perpetual Sunday evening, with many of us counting down the days until the return to school and a milder climate.

City of Vancouver embeds equity and anti-racism into its poverty-reduction plan

The City of Vancouver is defined by its natural surroundings, strong economy and diverse population. They envision a city where those who are marginalized most are neither excluded from care, nor an opportunity for...

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WEBINAR | Transformative Change? It Depends on Your Ambition

This webinar recording features a conversation with Mark Cabaj, Keren Perla and Liz Weaver about ambition and transformative change, including new thinking about change, resistance, and breakthrough.

It explores the concepts...

PAPER | What Is Community?

This resource is the first of eight foundational papers we've written as part of a series titled Building the Case for Deepening Community. The goal of the series is to help you be persuasive in your discussions about using...

WEBINAR | Evaluating the Impact of Citizens Sharing Their Gifts – Lessons Learned from Abundant Communities Edmonton

This webinar recording features a conversation between our consulting Director of Evaluating Impact, Jean-Marie Chapeau, and Abundant Community Edmonton’s Howard Lawrence regarding ACE’s 2020 impact report.

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Communities Ending Poverty

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

 

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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. 

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Communities Building Youth Futures

Communities Building Youth Futures is a five-year strategy to work with up to 13 communities to develop system-wide solutions for youth as they build and act upon plans for their future.

 

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Community Climate Transitions 

Community Climate Transitions is building a network of communities that are committed to tackling climate change through a multi-solving approach that advances social, environmental and economic goals simultaneously.

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