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Mar 08, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Feb 08, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Jan 30, 2018
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]

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Dec 13, 2017
Spring Holiday Market and Community Celebration

Join us on December 13th at Mobify HQ and celebrate with our community of social impact entrepreneurs. All are welcome! There will also be a Holiday Market showcasing our most innovative products in progressive food, tech, and more. Featured Entrepreneurs: To be announced!

changemakers impact networking Success Stories /
Dec 05, 2017
Spring’s Leaders Roundtable

90% of startups fail in the first year of operations. Don’t end up as another statistic! Join us on December 5th to learn more about Spring’s Leaders Roundtables. Without the proper support system of peers and mentors, you’re missing out on a crucial factor of success. If you’re an entrepreneur working on a business that will change […]

food Green economy Healthy City impact local food Zero waste /
Nov 23, 2017
Ocean Plastics & Single-Use Items Insights

Every week, 2.6 million disposable cups are thrown in the garbage. Take-out packagingmakes up 19% of large street litterin Vancouver and 80% of plastic in oceans comes from land based sources. At this session, you will hear from The Vancouver Aquarium and the City of Vancouver Zero Waste team. In their efforts to address and eliminate plastic in the waste […]

clean energy education impact networking /
Nov 21, 2017
Women in the Americas: Leading the Path to Innovation and Entrepreneurship

What will you learn about: • Women participation in business in the Americas. • Tech position in the Latin-American and Canadian scenario. • Political and cultural issues. • The diversity of women participation in society across the Americas. Objectives: • To highlight the success of women endeavor in the start-up sector. • To strengthen Canada, […]

changemakers education gender equality Green economy impact inclusivity networking /
Nov 17, 2017
We For She

The 2017 WE FOR SHE Forum will be one of North America’s largest gatherings of women’s organizations, companies, experts, business leaders, advocates and young women. Our goal is to advance equality and grow the provincial economy by championing gender diversity in leadership as a business imperative. Now in its fourth year, this year’s forum will build on […]

changemakers impact networking /
Nov 15, 2017
Social Impact Learning and Support Group

Change isn’t always easy, fast or simple. That’s why we’re here for each other. Since 2015, participants of our open community have supported each other’s pursuit of social impact. Together, we have celebrated exciting career opportunities, new friendships, practical help for local projects, as well as inspiration during personal and professional transitions. We come from […]

BCorp changemakers corporate social responsibility education Green economy Healthy City impact Inspiration networking Success Stories training /
Nov 09, 2017
Measure What Matters 101

BDC and Thriving Vancouver – a project of the Vancouver Economic Commission – are pleased to present the Measure What Matters 101 Workshop. This workshop is designed to help Vancouver businesses measure their impact by performing an audit of their business practices in areas related to: governance employee engagement social responsibility environmental footprint Participants will be given […]