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Posted: Mon October 27 2014
By: Kirsten Bernas
Originally published in the Winnipeg Free Press on October 27, 2014  There is some good news in the province's recently released second annual All Aboard report, which tracks poverty and social exclusion in Manitoba. However, it's clear much more needs to be done.Since the All Aboard poverty-...
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Posted: Wed October 22 2014
By: Katie Derksen
It's true! Since its inception as CEDTAS (Community Economic Development Technical Assistance Service) almost 10 years ago, Spark has leveraged over $1 million dollars in pro bono assistance for Winnipeg's community organizations. What started as a small pilot project at SEED Winnipeg has grown to...
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Posted: Mon October 20 2014
By: Katie Derksen
Fall is traditionally a time to take stock, set new goals, and get back to work and study with renewed energy. In the spirit of furthering our own pro bono education, Spark has been hard at work this fall, studying some of our past matches and building theory. Those of us who have ever orchestrated...
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Posted: Fri October 17 2014
By: Matthew Thompson
This blog is part of the 'Voices of New Economies' series within Cities for People - an experiment in advancing the movement toward urban resilience and livability through connecting innovation networks. This Voices series is collectively curated by One Earth and The Canadian CED Network. We are...
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Posted: Thu October 16 2014
By: Ms. Marianne Ju...
This blog is part of the 'Voices of New Economies' series within Cities for People - an experiment in advancing the movement toward urban resilience and livability through connecting innovation networks. This Voices series is collectively curated by One Earth and The Canadian CED Network. We are...
Matthew Thompson's picture
Posted: Wed October 15 2014
By: Matthew Thompson
This blog is part of the 'Voices of New Economies' series within Cities for People - an experiment in advancing the movement toward urban resilience and livability through connecting innovation networks. This Voices series is collectively curated by One Earth and The Canadian CED Network. We are...
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Posted: Tue October 14 2014
By: Matthew Thompson
This blog is part of the 'Voices of New Economies' series within Cities for People - an experiment in advancing the movement toward urban resilience and livability through connecting innovation networks. This Voices series is collectively curated by One Earth and The Canadian CED Network. We are...
Matthew Thompson's picture
Posted: Mon October 13 2014
By: Matthew Thompson
This blog is the first of the 'Voices of New Economies' series within Cities for People - an experiment in advancing the movement toward urban resilience and livability through connecting innovation networks. This Voices series is collectively curated by One Earth and The Canadian CED Network. We...
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Posted: Thu October 2 2014
By: Kirsten Bernas
Originally published in the Winnipeg Free Press on October 2, 2014 The minimum-wage hike, to $10.70 per hour, that kicked in this week means full-time workers would earn just over $20,800 annually. This leaves a family of four, with both parents working, with an income more than $1,500 below the...
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Posted: Tue September 30 2014
By: Sherri Torjman
Originally published on Tamarack's Vibrant Communities Canada blog: http://vibrantcanada.ca/blogs/sherri-torjman/policies-build-caring-community This blog is based on the keynote address delivered at the national Seeking Community gathering hosted by the Tamarack Institute in Kitchener-Waterloo in...

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