On February 24th from 12 PM – 1 PM MST, the Battler River Alliance for Economic Development (BRAED) and Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities (ACSRC) will host their third installment in the free Webinars for Thought Series. This series is meant to cut across a number of topic areas that are relevant and current to organizations and businesses in East Central Alberta and beyond, providing a new knowledge base and foundation of resources that can be accessed to improve the capacity to maintain a thriving economic and community base. To register, visit this link. Please register by February 20, 2015.
We are pleased to have Randal Nickel as our third presenter. Randal is the Executive Director for the Camrose Open Door – a non-profit organization that provides counselling and employment services as well as, emergency and transitional housing to marginalized youth in Camrose and area.
Thinking of Non-Profits in a New Way: Labour, Funding, and Leadership
Non-profit organizations are deal with instability in funding on a day to day basis and are often seen as charities that only ask for resources. In this session we will look at how the Camrose Open Door, and other agencies, contribute to the stability of individuals and their communities by providing leadership, employment, and a positive image. To learn more about Randal’s presentation, check out the following podcast: