Caledon Institute Federal Policy Monitor
Caledon Institute, Vibrant Canada and Collaborators
Resource: Audio Seminar | Speark: Jenny Kain
In this podcast, Liz Weaver interviews Jenny Kain about Edmonton's Social Enterprise Fund. This initiative combines business expertise with flexible financing to help not-for-profit organizations and cooperatives create or expand strong, sustainable social enterprises, or social or affordable housing projects.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: MASS LPB
This Report– and its summary – outline more than ninety recommendations made by forty-four randomly selected citizens to ensure that Toronto remains a competitive, liveable, and inclusive city.”
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Ann Kubisch and Patricia Auspos
Community initiatives must often work with organizations from beyond the neighbourhood, such as government, funders and larger agencies.
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Speaker: Ira Barbell
The first part of this two-part dialogue explores the learning of the Annie E. Casey Foundation in its in long history of supporting neighbourhood renewal. The second part of seminar invites several practitioners to dialogue with the Foundation’s senior associate, Ira Barbell, about neighbourhood revitalization...
Resource Type: Audio Seminar | Speaker: Eric Young
Communities have powerful stories to tell. It is in the sharing of these stories that great change can happen. This seminar, deepens our understanding of community and the role of place and belonging in movements of change.
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: Vibrant Saint John
This story describes how residents of five priority neighbourhoods in Saint John, New Brunswick, are reaching out to one another through a community newspaper called Around the Block.
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: Hamilton's McQueston Neighbourhood
Learn more about the McQueston neighbourhood in Hamilton, Ontario and their experience of revitalization and community engagement.
Resource Type: Case Study | Author: United Way of Greater Montreal
This paper explores the unique transformative role that Centraide/United Way of Greater Montreal (Centraide) played within the neighbourhood of Saint-Michel.
Resource Type: Publication | Author: Christa Freiler
An examination of the neighbourhood dynamic in Canada by Christa Freiler for the Neighbourhoods Task Force Toronto.