Making Changes Video
Through the gracious and generous support of V Strategies, we have a wonderful video to share with you showcasing the rewarding work we do here at Making Changes. Please take a moment to view our video.
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Congratulations to Sonia Okamoto!
Sonia Okamoto, our amazing My Best Friend’s Closet Program Manager has been awarded the Bhayana Family Foundation Innovation and Creativity Award.
For the past 3 years, The Bhayana Family Foundation Awards have been recognizing the dedicated contributions of front-line agency staff at United Way funded agencies. Sonia was recognized for her excellence in introducing ideas, services or practices in new and imaginative ways.
Our congratulations to Sonia (4th from left) and to all the other recipients!
Registration for Making Changes Employment and Life Skills Program
We will have two programs starting in October 2015! Our pre-employment career planning program, with free childcare, is available to immigrant women in Calgary.
SOUTH: Shawnessy Public Library Click here to see flyer
333 Shawville Blvd. SE (South Fish Creek Complex) – T2Y 4H3
Tuesdays & Thursdays, October 6 – November 1, 2015
(every Tues/Thurs for 7 weeks)
TIME: 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
NORTH: 1000 Voices – Genesis Centre of Community Wellness Click here to see flyer
7555 Falconridge Boulevard NE, Calgary, T3J 0C9 (Saddletowne station)
Mondays, October 26 – December 7, 2015 (every Monday for 7 weeks)
TIME: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm (Bring your lunch)
CHILDCARE: Register for free childcare
Registration will begin September 9, 2015
To register please email Elaine Lupul at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please provide your immigration status, childcare requirements and telephone number.
Volunteers Needed for Our Bingos
We will be needing volunteers for our bingo this Fall. These fundraisers provide an important source of funding for Making Changes. Volunteering at bingos is a great way for people to support our organization and to meet other great people. If you are interested in helping us out, please contact Patti at Volunteer@makingchangesassociation.ca
ANOTHER WAY TO SUPPORT US
Agents of Change
Thinking of making a move that will make a difference? Making Changes is thrilled to be one of the agency partners at Agents of Change. Agents of Change provides the means for our supporters to ensure that when they buy or sell real estate, they work with a talented, socially conscious real estate professional who directs 20% of the real estate commission back to Making Changes. Please see the following link to learn how your move can make a difference. It should be so easy!