Putting empathy into action – 5 ways to begin your journey

“In order to empathize with someone’s experience you must be willing to believe them as they see it and not how you imagine their experience to be.” – Brené Brown We are living in incredibly complex, conflictual, and challenging times.  I often find myself reflecting on the deep uncertainty and change of today’s world. From […]

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Listen, Learn, Adapt, Innovate, Celebrate: National Volunteer Week 2022

From coast to coast to coast, in formal and informal settings, volunteers create caring, collaborative, and compassionate communities. During National Volunteer Week 2022, we celebrate the contributions of Canada’s millions of volunteers: their actions, their understanding, and their genuine concern for the world around them. This National Volunteer Week we are acknowledging the strong connection […]

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Discrimination, Harassment and Liability: What Non-profits Need to Know

Organizations of all sizes face employment practice liability issues; however, non-profits commonly face additional or increased challenges because of their unique structure and functions. In fact, industry data shows that the majority of Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance claims made by non-profits are related to wrongful termination or discrimination. The good news is that there […]

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