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Application Orientation Webinar Video and Slides (2022)

On Thursday January 20, 2022 we hosted a webinar about our two stage application process. The webinar provides an overview of our focus areas as well as the new process for applying for McConnell Foundation funding. On this page you will find a recording of the webinar and the webinar slides, including a summary of […]

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Social entrepreneurship and systems change leadership workshop

Did you miss Re-Code’s workshop with Daniela Papi-Thorton, author of Heropreneurship and former deputy director of the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship? You can now watch it on our site! The workshops featured a public talk about systems change leadership, followed by a workshop for social impact educators teaching system change principles through their classes, […]

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Re-Code Webinar

Watch our May 13, 2014 webinar on Re-Code to learn more about this new initiative.

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Building on Failure: Learning When Things Go Wrong

In this webinar, Ashley Good provides an overview of how to category蟜ail forwardcategory, an approach that is grounded in years of generating failure reports with Engineers Without Borders Canada. Dr. Natasha Blanchet-Cohen highlights some failures (and lessons learned) related to a pan-Canadian youth engagement initiative called YouthScape.

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Community Service-Learning

A short motion graphic describing the Foundationcategorys Community Service-Learning (CSL) initiative.

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Timeraiser: Speed Dating for Volunteerism

This video describes categorytimeraisercategory as speed dating for volunteerism

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Timeraiser: Volunteer Much?

This video describes how categorytimeraisercategory benefits artists, organizations, and volunteers.

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Timeraiser: Building Community One Piece of Art at a Time

This video describes categorytimeraisercategory from an artistcategorys perspective.

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Lakehead University’s Food Security Research Network

Courte vidéo de l'Université Lakehead, gagnante d'un prix Apprentissage par le service communautaire pour Food Security Research Network.

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Introducing Innoweave

Innoweave, an initiative of The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation and Social Innovation Generation (SiG), provides community sector leaders with new tools and processes to effect large-scale change. Watch the video to learn more.

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