Evaluating Community Impact, Publications, Cities Reducing Poverty
Liz leads the Tamarack Learning Centre providing strategic direction for the design and development of learning activities. Liz is one of Tamarack's highly regarded trainers and has developed and delivered curriculum on a variety of workshop topics including collaborative governance, leadership, collective impact, community innovation, influencing policy change and social media for impact and engagement. Paul Born is the President and cofounder of the Tamarack Institute which, since 2001, has provided leadership in Canada on issues of citizen engagement, collaborative leadership and community innovation. More than 12,000 subscribers engage in Tamarack's learning communities. Tamarack also sponsors Vibrant Communities Canada, active in cities across the country and that has so far reduced the impact of poverty for more than 200,000 people. Denise Whaley is a Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners and a Registered Professional Planner who specializes in Rural Planning and Development. She has also provided expert testimony in Land Use Planning before the Ontario Municipal Board. Her specialties include Public Consultation and Facilitation, Community, Economic Development, Heritage and Tourism Planning. Denise is an active community volunteer.
Join Tamarack's Sylvia Cheuy, Director of Collective Impact, in this online course designed to establish a foundational understanding of the Collective Impact Framework. Learners will have the opportunity to join Sylvia for monthly small group coaching to get more personalized feedback and insight.
Take our new self-directed online course and build your Community Engagement toolkit at your own pace.
Hosted by Lisa Attygalle, Director of Community Engagement, the course will guide you through pre-recorded video lessons, case studies, and practical tools and resources.
The Designing for What's Next webinar and workshop series is aimed at practitioners looking to understand how to best design their organizations, their strategies, and shape their communities for what is to come as we encounter the changes that emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Join Vibrant Communities' Natasha Pei, Manager of Cities, in this new five-module course. Topics include Ending Working Poverty, Governments and Communities Ending Poverty, and Big Ideas for Ending Poverty.
Through this course, you'll be guided through reflective questions and exercises that will help you make the most of the course materials and content. This course is designed to help you learn at your own pace as you advocate for and advance high-impact ending poverty pathways in your community.
Join Heather Keam for our first ABCD 101 virtual workshop designed to shift your thinking so that your community is able to build their own table, and your role becomes the legs which support the table and the community-centred activities that come from it.
The success of participatory evaluation acknowledges relationship dynamics as central to the process. Join Jean-Marie Chapeau & explore the different types of participatory evaluation, and what it means at the level of community-based work.
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