Unleashed 2018: The Social Enterprise Event

Unleashed 2018, powered by the Centre for Social Enterprise Development, is a half-day conference designed to bring innovators, motivators, thinkers, disruptors and doers together to learn and share their insights, nurture ideas and help formulate strategies around the growing social … Continued

Social Delta

Social Delta provides consulting services to new and existing social enterprises in the Ottawa region. Market research, BUY SOCIAL Certification, business planning, social finance strategy, board training, and more.

Maker Day at the Ottawa Tool Library!

Connect . Create . Make Do you need work space to get your DIY projects done? Maybe you don’t want to schlepp that big planer home or you just need to make a few cuts on a table saw. You … Continued

Learn To Mend

Repair don’t toss! Swap, don’t shop! Evening of January 29, 2018, at Makerspace North at 250 City Centre Ave, Bay 216. Bring clothing or textiles in need of repair, and learn how to sew, darn, felt, and patch your way … Continued

Repair Café at Foster Farm Community Centre

Throw it Away? No Way! Fix it at the Repair Café! The original Repair Café was launched in Amsterdam in 2009 by the niece of one of our Ottawa Tool Library supporters! Now a global movement, the Repair Café Foundation helps organizations like … Continued

Repair Café at Just Food Farm!

Our last Repair Café in Ottawa was a huge success with volunteers fixing over seventy items and sharing their knowledge around everything from darning a sock to re-wiring a kettle. Join us on April 29th at the Just Food Farm from 11am … Continued

State of the Toolbox

Join Ottawa Tool Library (OTL) members, volunteers, fans and supporters for a night of visiting and updates. Learn about OTL operations, upcoming plans and participate in our Volunteer Expo. Enjoy free snacks and refreshments (beer available to purchase), celebrate the … Continued

A New Economy: Documentary Screening & Discussion

7:00pm to 10:00pm FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre 250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines Thanks to the ongoing support of FirstOntario Credit Union and FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, the Niagara Co-op Network, in conjunction with Social Enterprise Niagara, are thrilled to … Continued

Niagara Sustainability Initiative

Executive Summary Niagara Sustainability Initiative (NSI) is the not-for-profit organization engaging and connecting businesses in Niagara in an effort to advance economic and environmental sustainability. We work to help businesses identify, understand and reduce their carbon footprint to become more … Continued

Rural Collaborative Summit

NEW DATE: June 26 2015 The social enterprise field is gaining momentum and recognition from private and public sectors all across the world as a way of addressing important social and environmental issues.  However, as these issues that have traditionally been funded … Continued