Registration is now open for the 2013 Manitoba CD/CED Gathering!
October 25, 2013
The Gathering is an inspiring annual opportunity for people interested in community development and community economic development, to connect, learn, and celebrate together.
As we head into our second decade, let's reflect on how we know our work is successful, how we can use that knowledge to move us forward, and how we can do this together!
Preliminary Workshop List includes:
- Put Our Money Where Our Mouths Are!
- CED 101
- Effective Practices for Social Inclusion
- Speed Dating! Resources for Community Organizations
- Knowing Your Work is Successful
- Watch for an updated program soon!
Charlene Lafreniere: Keynote Speaker
Charlene was was born and raised in Thompson. She is a proud northern Aboriginal woman and Thompsonite. Charlene has been the Director of Institutional Advancement at the University College of the North (UCN) since September 2010. Charlene was elected as a City Councillor in 2006.
Charlene will be speaking about The Thompson Aboriginal Accord. According to the City of Thompson, "The Accord is a ground-breaking document that recognizes the role of Aboriginal people in our history and affirms our Commitment to strengthening relationships with Aboriginal governments and peoples.