On April 9, 2018, I am starting a new adventure with the incredible humans at The Gordon Foundation. My two and half years at David Suzuki Foundation have been an amazing journey.
New digital technology is radically transforming how social movements grow and organize. To find out about new tools and trends (and how to do digital meaningfully), I invited Francis Kung, one of the smartest digital minds in Canada, over for waffles.
Advocacy work is a lot like sales. Whether we’re talking to government officials or volunteers, we need to remain focused on our campaign goals, provide people with clear steps so they can create meaningful change and secure a commitment to support our work. So, how do we get to “yes” faster?
Seasoned organizers don’t treat January like June. Every month brings different opportunities and challenges. Proactively planning for each special season allows movement builders to grow people power and create change 365-days a year.
Sunday’s Toronto Star asked: “Can Toronto council better reflect the city’s diversity?” The answer is yes. According to the Star, more than half of Toronto’s population comprises visible minorities while only… Read more Boosting Diversity In Politics →