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Thursday, July 13, 2017

EDMONTON | 9th Annual Genocide Memorial Service, July 16, 2017 |

9th Annual Genocide Memorial Service, July 16, 2017 | Members of all faiths and ethnic groups are invited to participate in the annual Genocide Memorial Service to be held at 1 p.m. July 16, at 9916 - 154 Street, Edmonton, Alberta. This event is sponsored by the Unitarian Church of Edmonton and the Edmonton Interfaith Centre for Education and Action. For  details and to participate, please contact Rev. Audrey Brooks, Unitarian Chaplain & Board Member of the Edmonton Interfaith Centre for Education & Action by email: audbrook@telusplanet.net | Telephone: 780.489.8842.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

GROOVING HIGH: A Family Blues Event | July 22, 2017 |

Grooving High! A Family-oriented Blues Event | Date: July 22, 2017 (Saturday) | Time: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. | Location: Gym at Edmonton Intercultural Centre, 9538 – 107 Avenue, McCauley School Building | $15 per person | Children under 9 free! https://www.facebook.com/asaintime ...

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Employment Opportunity | Jewish Family Services Edmonton |

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Jewish Family Services is seeking an Office Administrator to welcome clients and donors, operate the many aspects of the office, and keep our social media and web site up  to date. We would expect you to bring at least three years’ experience in a similar role with increasing responsibilities. You could expect competitive compensation and benefits, and a fulfilling, flexible and supportive work environment where staff love to work and tend to stay.  The detailed job description can be found at: www.jfse.org 

TO APPLY – By 6pm, Mon. July 24 | Email in confidence to: TikunOlam@JFSE.org with “Office Administrator” in the subject line. We value the effort it takes to apply: we will respond to all applicants. If you need further information before deciding to apply, we invite you to email or phone 780.454.1194 ext. 222

Monday, July 3, 2017


FYI | SOCIAL ENTERPRISE | COMMUNITY ECONOMICS | Some may be related to new technologies, others to goods & services. What they have in common is the remarkable enthusiasm, resilience and visionary calling among those leading and/or participating in such endeavours – it is indeed a powerful calling. Have a look! 

TIMBRE | http://www.timbreyeg.com/ was officially formed by Jordan Tomnuk of Tomnuk Design and Mike Lam of Mike Lam Design in 2015. Timbre began as a workshop that would soon be home to 9 other maker/designers. In July 2016 Timbre expanded their efforts into the now newly-renovated Timbre Studios. With the help of Hunt Amor, Jordan and Mike designed and built what is now a hub for thirteen creative start up companies. Our mission is to foster designers, craftspeople, creatives and artists. Currently offering shop spaces, studios and gallery rental. 

STRAWMAN FARM | http://strawmanfarm.com/ was founded on the idea to bring top quality, ethically raised bison meat directly to the people: ranch to table. Although Strawman Fram was founded in 2009, Bob and Lori Holm  along with Sons Stephan, Dylan,  and Liam,  are dedicated to a lifestyle of watching over and caring for their herds in a humane and ethical way. 

VERTO LABOUR SERVICES | http://youcan.ca/programs/verto | Companies that hire Verto Labour Services are looking for a good day’s work – and that is what they get. Eager young workers, trained in basic work-site rules, showing up on time, supported by a crew leader and ready to do whatever needs to be done. Verto is an off-shoot of YOUCAN Youth Services, an organization that has provided programs for at-risk youth in Edmonton for over a decade. 

EQUI-TEA MULTICULTURAL CATERING | http://mchb.org/programs/equi-tea-multicultural-catering/ is a social enterprise operated by the Multicultural Health Brokers Co-operative. For the past year, The Multicultural Health Brokers Co-op has truly enjoyed serving you all with the food we most love ourselves through Equi-Tea Catering. Delicious food, excellent service and very much worth of your support. 

SERVICE & COMMUNITY | As usual, we remain at your service. We thank you for your support and welcome your feedback; if we can be of assistance don’t hesitate to get in touch. We invite you and your friends/colleagues to subscribe to our Infomail Newsletter here www.tcng.ca – and, if you appreciate this site, consider supporting it via advertising, affinity sponsorship and/or a donation. Have a safe/enjoyable summer.

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Social Worker | City of Edmonton |

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Social Worker - Domestic Abuse High Risk Team | Job Number: 29338  | Location:  West Division, 16505 - 100 Avenue, Edmonton | Term: Permanent Full-time | Hours of Work: 40 hours per week | Salary: $36.804 - $46.206 (Hourly); $76,846.75 - $96,478.13 (Annually) | Closing Date: Jun 14, 2017, 11:59:00 PM | Role: We are looking for an experienced Registered Social Worker to work in a unique partnership on the Domestic Abuse High Risk (DAHRT) Team. You will be working collaboratively with Edmonton Police Service (EPS), victims of intimate partner violence and a variety of professionals to provide intensive interventions in cases of intimate partner violence in which there is a risk of further serious violence. 

The successful candidate will provide a range of services, including: Ongoing risk assessment and response, Partner with many members of the Edmonton Police Service (EPS) to provide a collaborative response to victims of domestic violence, Consult, liaise and collaborate with multiple professionals and agencies to weave together effective safety and support systems for victims, Crisis intervention, trauma counselling, safety planning, ongoing case management, advocacy and referral, Provide support and assistance to complainants through legal and judicial proceedings. 

Qualifications: Minimum requirement is the completion of a Bachelor's degree in Social Work, A Master's Degree in Social Work would be preferred, Must be registered in good standing with the Alberta College of Social Workers, Must have at least 3 years of professional experience in the provision of domestic violence services, involving individual counselling/group programs, and organizational and/or community development work, Demonstrated an exceptional ability to assess and respond to high risk domestic violence situations and provide intensive social work interventions including crisis intervention, short-term counselling, advocacy, brokering, linking and follow-up to victims of domestic violence.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017


ENGLISH TEACHERS RESOURCES | CCI-LEX offers free support and materials for volunteer English teachers and tutors! Are you a community-based English tutor/teacher supporting refugees or other recent newcomers? We would like to support you! Come to one of our free workshops and receive training, lesson plans, and a stack of ready-to-go teaching materials (aimed at Beginner learners). Workshops take place on alternating Saturdays, from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm. & include light breakfast/lunch. Register safely at: https://www.teachbel.org/workshops/ ...

About CCI-LEX | Cultural Connections Institute – The Learning Exchange www.cci-lex.ca | We are a non-profit, charitable organization offering English as a Second Language classes to refugees, permanent and temporary residents, and citizens in Canada. Our mission is to promote personal growth for adults through English language instruction and the exchange of cultural knowledge.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017


·      PROFESSIONAL CLEANING SERVICES | Tel: 780.504.4068 | Edmonton & Area - 100% bonded & insured. Spring clean-up; move-in/out cleaning; non-profit housing; realtors; construction sites, car dealerships, hotels, churches, banquets halls and office building + carpets, window cleaning & snow removal. Enjoy a %10 discount for new clients. | E: maxcaravantes.associate@gmail.com | Note: Mention Code LCA 2017 to receive the discount | Thank You! 

·      MAX CARAVANTES REALTOR ® at Realty Executives, Devonshire Realty. Proudly Serving the Spanish-speaking communities in Edmonton and beyond with integrity and professionalism. Buying, selling, exploring options, seeking good advice? Call: 780.504.4068 | e: maxcaravantes.associate@gmail.com 

·      THE COMMUNITY NETWORKS COLLECTIVE ® | On-line resources and communities; non-profits jobs, arts & culture, health & wellness, social networking, happenings + cooperative – social enterprising opportunities. Call: 780.474.6058 or visit: www.tcng.ca | e: leocamposa@gmail.com 

·      FOOD LITERACY ©  | Wish to explore a program where seniors and senior high school students get together to learn from and support each other? Activities include walking, playing music, dancing, cooking, dining, reading, talking, painting, yoga, etc. For details contact Ben Sabet at: 780.438.3060 | email: bsabet@shaw.ca | Thanks! 

·      EQUI-TEA MULTICULTURAL CATERING | We’re a social enterprise operated by the Multicultural Health Brokers Co-op. Check our menu & let us be part of your event. Visit: http://mchb.org/programs/equi-tea-multicultural-catering/ (or) call 780.991.2799 for details. Good food, good service = healthy communities!

·      INTERCULTURAL TRAINING | The Multicultural Health Brokers Cooperative offers tailor-made meaningful workshops and training opportunities for organizations to gain awareness and skills about culturally responsive practice and collaboration. For details, visit: http://mchb.org/programs/cultural-competency/

·    TRANSLATION & TUTORING SERVICES | Spanish – English – Spanish | Affordable . Effective . Local . Reliable . For further details call, 780.474.6058 | email: leocamposa@gmail.com | Or visit: www.tcng.ca