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24
Mar

The power of community passion

“When I arrived, my foreign qualifications were not recognized here, and I had to do a lot of work to get recognition. Once I got settled, I wanted to contribute back to the community. But when I wanted to apply, there was no process for those who were foreign qualified.” Ranil Mendis epitomizes the talent …

24
Mar

NFPs Can Teach Corporate Boards a Thing or Two

Corporate leaders add to not-for-profit board effectiveness, but the learning goes both ways. by L. Robin Cardozo COO at SickKids Foundation Boards of not-for-profit organizations frequently carry onerous responsibilities. Hospital boards, for example, make decisions that affect patient safety. Boards of immigrant settlement agencies help maximize opportunities for newcomers and for Canada. And the boards …

25
Feb

Award-winning DiverseCity onBoard program now available across Canada

Toronto, ON, February 25, 2015 – At an event hosted by Cisco Canada last evening, the award-winning DiverseCity onBoard program opened a new chapter in the evolution of this small yet practical local idea. The program will now be available in six additional cities across Canada: Hamilton, London, Ottawa, Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. His Worship …

25
Feb

DiverseCity onBoard’s National Expansion – Video

Hear from DiverseCity onBoard’s leadership, as well as some of its national replication partners, about the importance of expanding this once local program into a pan Canadian initiative. Learn about Canada’s growing diversity, and the need for its public sector governance to represent that diversity in its leadership.