News Around Our Sector

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Let's hear from our members, others in the Information and Referral sector and stakeholders in the non-profit social services sector.

Send your news about service accomplishments, staff changes, public workshops, projects, etc., and we'll post them here.


Departure & Announcement

211 Ontario Services announced that Andrew Benson is leaving to focus on other committments. The new Executive Director is Karen Milligan, also with 211OSC. Announced Feb 16, 2016.


Executive Director Shelley Scott from Flamborough Information and Community Services is retiring. All the best, Shelley.

New Organization Name

In November, Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo, which includes the Community Information Centre of Waterloo Region, changed their name to Social Development Centre Waterloo Region.

Retirement & Congratulations

Rosanna Thoms, Executive Director at Information Niagara, is retiring in Dec 2015. The agency has hired Tammy Dumas to the position.

Retirement & Congratulations

Cathy Bodle from Information Barrie retired in June 2015. Sylvia Mueller was promoted to the Coordinator position.


Ontario Nonprofit Network (ONN)

Their latest newsletter.

 Watch the Labour Force Strategy for the Nonprofit Sector video showcase series.

 Learn more about the Decent Work for our Nonprofit Sector initiative.

  Crowdsourcing Guide

Link to a free crowdsourcing guide for non-profits from HiveWire in partnership with Centre for Social Innovation.