GOODWORKS : UPCOMING TORONTO EVENTS
Looking for new opportunities to learn and grow? We’ve curated a list of what’s on in the social profit sector. Mark your calendar and get out there, you social butterfly! Here are a couple of upcoming Toronto events we think you should know about.
UPCOMING TORONTO EVENTS
AFP FUNDRAISING DAY 2019
MAY 30, 2019, 8:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Fundraising Day provides a one-day opportunity to network with the sectors most sought-after professionals and to learn from Canada’s top educators about the unique challenges and opportunities within the realm of fundraising and development.
JUNE 3-6, 2019
Society is transforming, at an accelerated rate of change, consumers are demanding even more transparency, authenticity, simplicity, and meaning from brands, businesses, and institutions. Sustainable Brands global flagship conference brings together the innovators, change makers, and visionaries that are leading us towards this charge. SB programming represents the faces and places that are creating new cultural trends, defying convention, challenging the status quo and innovating for good. Immerse yourself with 3,000+ other leaders, leave inspired, informed and able to Deliver the Good Life for your brand and business. Use promo code: VT36711399 to save $100.
NONPROFIT FINANCIAL RESILIENCE LAB
JUNE 4, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
This interactive workshop will teach participants the principles of financial resilience in times of change while providing each participant the opportunity to assess the financial resilience of the organization’s they work for or volunteer with. It will introduce concepts and discuss the importance of:
- assessing your organization’s level of preparedness for change and complexity;
- assessing the impact of any potential funding changes on the organization;
- making proactive strategic decisions about programs and services based on an integrated financial and strategic lens;
- understanding the true allocation of direct and indirect costs of programs;
- determining the organization and the programs that are ‘resilient’ to changes in funding; and
- ensuring proper financial reporting and oversight of the programs and the organization.
BLD ONTARIO: EVERYONE’S A LEADER (PRE-PARTY)
JUNE 17, 2019 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The night before the conference, there will be an evening of networking at the Gladstone Hotel. This will be an opportunity for the broader community to engage with B Corporations and learn more about them. Come mix and mingle – learn more about what it means to be a B Corp and use business as a force for change.
BLD ONTARIO: EVERYONE’S A LEADER (BCORP CONFERENCE)
JUNE 18, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
This event is for all employees of all levels from any certified B Corp in Ontario, Quebec or Eastern Canada. BLD is an all-day conference designed for the B Corp Ontario community to dig into how we can drive value beyond certification. Now in its third year, we are keeping the momentum going with this year’s event being hosted at the historic Palais Royale on Toronto’s waterfront. The B Corp Leadership Development (BLD) Day is a time for ideas, collaboration, and thinking big. You’ll leave with practical know-how, actionable insights to last you throughout the year. The day features keynote speakers, workshops and hands-on business challenges.
NONPROFIT DRIVEN 2019
NOVEMBER 27-28, 2019
Ontario’s nonprofit sector is a positive force on the frontlines of community challenges and opportunities, providing on-the-ground solutions to improve people’s lives. We can’t be modest about the profound impact nonprofits and charities have on communities, nor the roles we play in tackling important issues across Ontario. Join 600 nonprofit and community leaders and policymakers at the largest public policy forum for Ontario’s nonprofit sector. Nonprofit Driven 2019 is two full days of interactive and insightful plenary sessions, workshops and networking opportunities to help individuals, their organizations, and the nonprofit sector.