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 [...]

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 [...]

Does your social enterprise have products or services you want to promote this winter holiday season?

We are pleased to share the great news that the Canadian CED Network has been contracted by the Government of Ontario’s Social Enterprise Branch to create a Social Enterprise Gift Guide in time for holiday giving. The Gift Guide will promote about 100 gift ideas and will be hosted on SEontario.org and ESontario.org. For those [...]