Social Enterprise Breakfast Series- info From CSED!

Good morning all,  I hope you’re enjoying your day. We are excited to be launching our breakfast series this month, which aims to bring together leaders within the social enterprise sector for a chance to network and share best practices.  The details are below:   Exploring Social Enterprise Models Thursday, March 23 8 AM – [...]

Upcoming Ottawa ACORN Actions – Support Social Justice in Ottawa!

Ottawa Tenant Survey Press Conference – Fri, March 10th at 1pm at 1480 Heron rd – ACORN members and low income tenants have been completing ACORN’s city wide Tenant Survey to showcase the state of housing in Ottawa and the need for landlord licensing! Join us as we present the results to the public for [...]

A Message from BALLE – Champions of Localism.

“We never know how our small activities will affect others through the invisible fabric of our connectedness.” Grace Lee Boggs Localism. It’s at the heart of what we do – and a concept that is constantly evolving due to the emergent nature of our work. Talking about Localism today includes talking about immigration – about why welcoming [...]

Street Legal: Perspectives on Regulatory Justice for the Street-Involved

The Ticket Defence Program is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a conference on February 24, 2017!  Join us as we draw on the collective insight of a variety of institutional actors directly involved in the administration of regulatory justice, and learn about how it affects homeless and street-involved communities in Ontario and [...]

Day of the Endangered Lawyer marked on January 24, 2017

Marked on January 24th, the annual Day of the Endangered Lawyer is a time to reflect on the plight of lawyers around the world who risk harassment, persecution, injury and death as they work to protect the rights of those who need it most. For 2017, the Law Society would like to acknowledge the untiring efforts and [...]

West End Well Talk- Check it out!

    Well Talk: Nature - Food for the Body, Mind & Soul   Going out into the woods feeds something essential in humans. Join Forest School visionary Marlene Power and entrepreneur Nicole Laframboise for a thought-provoking evening of learning and conversation about the transformative power of nature connection. Hear stories from their work locally; learn [...]