Volunteer Ottawa is where board members, management and staff in Ottawa’s non-profit community go for professional development, training and resources. We offer workshops on a wide range of topics designed specifically for non-profits and charities – delivered by a faculty of instructors who are leaders in their field – at a cost that is affordable. [...]

Grassroots Organizing- Learn from the Best!

Ottawa ACORN is launching a new program to help the progressive community learn and connect with grassroots organizing. Everyone can be a leader and make a difference. Learn about:  -building actions -cutting a campaign -building the base from the ground up -training community leaders -fundraising -sharing experiences with others/why you care about organizing  We will [...]

ACORN Canada + SmartSave = $2000 for your children’s post-secondary education. Check it out!

ACORN Canada is working with SmartSaver to get parents signed up to receive up to $2000 for their children’s post-secondary education. It’s called the Canada Learning Bond. This is a Government of Canada contribution to a child’s Registered Education Savings Plan, and the great thing about it is that parents open the account with $0 and [...]