Social Innovation Media Scan – April 11 through 17, 2015, Compliments of Joel Casselman

 The Hill Times carried an editorial<http://ccednet-rcdec.ca/en/new-in-ced/2015/04/13/when-comes-employment-and-social-inclusion-persons> describing how social enterprises can play a role in providing employment and creating inclusion for persons with disabilities. The Ontario Office of the Premier announced the Members of the Premier’s Community Hub Framework Advisory Group<http://news.ontario.ca/opo/en/2015/04/members-of-the-premiers-community-hub-framework-advisory-group.html>, which will review provincial policies and develop a framework for adapting existing public assets [...]

Social Innovation Media Scan – April 3 through 10, 2015, Compliments of Joel Casselman

Information on social innovation that I thought you would find useful! CANADIAN News Clare Organization Representing Persons with Disabilities (CORD)<http://www.novanewsnow.com/News/Regional/2015-04-02/article-4099018/Clare-organization-wins-social-enterprise-award/1> was one of four social enterprises in the province chosen in the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council’s social enterprise innovation competition for 2014-15. The MaRS Centre for Impact Investing announced the launch of a new Place-Based [...]