Nov
25
10:00 AM10:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Nelson

  • Selkirk College, KSA Campus - Rm 311 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the West Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by Laura White, one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop: 

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Nov
29
9:30 AM09:30

Employment & Human Rights 101 Workshop: Avoiding Employment and Human Rights Pitfalls - Vancouver

  • BC Alliance for Arts + Culture (map)
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The Workshop:

What are the legal differences between an employee and an independent contractor? What are an organization's responsibilities when hiring or terminating an employee? It can be difficult to know when legal advice is needed or what type of guidance is required to properly address an issue. This workshopprovides foundation knowledge and capacity to identify, plan for, and respond to legal issues that can arise.

Fee is $50.

City of Vancouver Bursaries: 

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with subject line 'Vancouver Bursaryand include following information:

  • Name of Society
  • Where the Society operates
  • Kind of work performed or services offered
  • A link to the Society’s website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any. 

The Facilitator: Martha Rans

Martha is the Project Lead of the Law for Non Profits and the Legal Director of the Pacific Legal Outreach Society. She has been a lawyer for over 20 years. Her Vancouver-based law practice specializes in the legal needs of non-profits, charities, and digital creatives. She advises on charity law, incorporation, governance, privacy, employment, labour, health & safety and human rights. She spent 10 years as a labour employment and human rights lawyer/mediator with the BC and Ontario governments. A recognized expert on the BC Societies Act, she has co-chaired the provincial Continuing Legal Education of BC Charities and Non-Profit Law since 2014. (martharans.ca)

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Dec
13
9:30 AM09:30

The New Societies Act: What You Need To Know - Vancouver

  • BC Alliance for Arts + Culture (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Fee is $50

City of Vancouver Bursaries: 

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with

Subject Line 'Vancouver Bursary'

and including following information:

    • Name of Society
    • Where the Society operates
    • Kind of work performed or services offered
    • A link to the Society’s website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any. 

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Nov
24
2:00 PM14:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Creston

  • College of the Rockies - Creston Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs

The workshop will be delivered by trained mentor Lou Knafla and is free to these qualified registrants.

*Please note: due to funding from the Columbia Basin Trust, this event is open to non-profit organization within the East Kootenay/Columbia Basin area, who are registered with the East Kootenay Hub (see above).

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Nov
23
7:00 PM19:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Area F Regional District of Fraser-Fort George

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the Northern BC Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs/.

This workshop will be delivered by Sarah Foot and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

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Nov
23
6:00 PM18:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop: Cranbrook

  • College of the Rockies - Cranbrook Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs-kootenay/.

It is delivered by Jodi Hawley, one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

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Nov
20
1:30 PM13:30

Privacy 101 - Vancouver

The Workshop:Are you the privacy officer at your organization? You've heard about anti-spam – now let's look at whether your privacy policy and practices are PIPA compliant.

When was the last time you looked at your privacy policy? If it’s been while, bring it along to this workshop and we’ll help you update it. Learn what to look for and how to keep your organization PIPA and CASL compliant.

Fee is $50.

City of Vancouver Bursaries: 

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with subject line 'Vancouver Bursaryand include following information:

  • Name of Society
  • Where the Society operates
  • Kind of work performed or services offered
  • A link to the Society’s website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any. 

The Facilitator: Martha Rans

Martha is the Project Lead of the Law for Non Profits and the Legal Director of the Pacific Legal Outreach Society. She has been a lawyer for over 20 years. Her Vancouver-based law practice specializes in the legal needs of non-profits, charities, and digital creatives. She advises on charity law, incorporation, governance, privacy, employment, labour, health & safety and human rights. She spent 10 years as a labour employment and human rights lawyer/mediator with the BC and Ontario governments. A recognized expert on the BC Societies Act, she has co-chaired the provincial Continuing Legal Education of BC Charities and Non-Profit Law since 2014. (martharans.ca)

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Nov
20
9:30 AM09:30

The New Societies Act: What You Need To Know - Vancouver

The Workshop: There are more than 27,000 non-profit societies in BC, providing services and programs that touch virtually every citizen. All pre-existing BC societies need to transition to the new BC Societies Act. The Act includes many significant changes. There is a two-year transition period by which time all societies in BC will have to have filed a transition application. This workshop will provide your society with the information it needs on whether to make any bylaw or policy changes necessary for your society to transition to effectively funciton under the new Act.

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City of Vancouver Bursaries:

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with subject line 'Vancouver Bursary' and include the following information:

  • Name of Society
  • Where the Society operates
  • Kind of work performed or services offered

  • A link to the Society's website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any.

The Facilitator: Martha Rans

Martha is the Project Lead of the Law for Non Profits and the Legal Director of the Pacific Legal Outreach Society. She has been a lawyer for over 20 years. Her Vancouver-based law practice specializes in the legal needs of non-profits, charities, and digital creatives. She advises on charity law, incorporation, governance, privacy, employment, labour, health & safety and human rights. She spent 10 years as a labour employment and human rights lawyer/mediator with the BC and Ontario governments. A recognized expert on the BC Societies Act, she has co-chaired the provincial Continuing Legal Education of BC Charities and Non-Profit Law since 2014. (martharans.ca)

Fee is $50

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Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Area C Regional District of Fraser-Fort George

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the Northern BC Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs/.

This workshop will be delivered by Marvene Layte and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

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Nov
8
6:30 PM18:30

Societies Act Transition Workshop: Kimberley

  • College of the Rockies, Kimberley Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by Jodi Hawley, one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

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Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Area E Regional District of Fraser-Fort George

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the Northern BC Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs/.

This workshop will be delivered by Sarah Foot and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

 

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Oct
27
1:00 PM13:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Kaslo

  • Selkirk College, Kaslo Learning Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the West Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

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Oct
25
1:00 PM13:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Nakusp

  • Selkirk College, Nakusp Learning Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the West Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop: 

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Oct
23
6:00 PM18:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Fernie

  • College of the Rockies, Fernie Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Due to funding from the Columbia Basin Trust, this workshop is organized for societies within the East Kootenay/Columbia Basin area who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs-kootenay. It is delivered by Kevin Allen, one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop: 

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Oct
23
6:00 PM18:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Area G Regional District of Fraser-Fort George

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the Northern BC Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs/.

This workshop will be delivered by Sarah Foot and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

 

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Oct
23
2:00 PM14:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Trail

  • Selkirk College, Trail Campus, Rm 115 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the West Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by Laura White, one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop: 

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Oct
14
11:00 AM11:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Area A Regional District of Fraser-Fort George

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the Northern BC Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs/.

This workshop will be delivered by Marvene Layte and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

 

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Oct
11
9:30 AM09:30

The New Societies Act: What You Need to Know - Vancouver

Fee is $50

City of Vancouver Bursaries: 

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with

Subject Line 'Vancouver Bursary'

and including following information:

    • Name of Society
    • Where the Society operates
    • Kind of work performed or services offered
    • A link to the Society’s website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any. 

For details and to register for this workshop click the button:  

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Oct
4
7:00 PM19:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop - Area D Regional District of Fraser-Fort George

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the Northern BC Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs/.

This workshop will be delivered by Marvene Layte and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

 

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Sep
27
10:00 AM10:00

The New Societies Act: What You Need to Know - Prince George

  • Community Futures Fraser-Fort George (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is will be delivered by: Martha Rans

Martha is the Project Lead of the Law for Non Profits and the Legal Director of the Pacific Legal Outreach Society. She has been a lawyer for over 20 years. Her Vancouver-based law practice specializes in the legal needs of non-profits, charities and digital creatives. She advises on charity law, incorporation, governance, privacy, employment, labour, health & safety and human rights. She spent 10 years as labour employment and human rights lawyer/mediator with the BC and Ontario governments. A recognized expert on the BC Societies Act, she has co-chaired the provincial Continuing Legal Education of BC Charities and Non Profit Law since 2014. (martharans.ca)

 

Cost is $25. Click the button below for more details and to register.

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Sep
13
9:30 AM09:30

The New Societies Act: What You Need to Know - Vancouver

  • Alliance for Arts and Culture (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Fee is $50

City of Vancouver Bursaries: 

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with

Subject Line 'Vancouver Bursary'

and including following information:

    • Name of Society
    • Where the Society operates
    • Kind of work performed or services offered
    • A link to the Society’s website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any. 

For details and to register for this workshop click the button:  

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Aug
3
4:00 PM16:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop: Invermere

  • College of the Rockies - Invermere Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs-kootenay/.

It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop:

 

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Jul
15
10:00 AM10:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop: Slocan Valley

  • Crescent Valley Fire Department Fire Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the West Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

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Jul
12
9:30 AM09:30

The New Societies Act: What You Need to Know - Vancouver

Fee is $50

City of Vancouver Bursaries: 

If you are a registered non-profit society delivering community social services within the geographical boundaries of the City of Vancouver, you may be eligible to receive a bursary to assist you with all or part of the workshop registration fee.

To apply, send an email to: bursary.application@lawfornonprofits.ca with

Subject Line 'Vancouver Bursary'

and including following information:

    • Name of Society
    • Where the Society operates
    • Kind of work performed or services offered
    • A link to the Society’s website

You will receive a reply with a code you can enter when you register that will apply the bursary amount you have been awarded, if any. 

For details and to register for this workshop click the button:  

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Jun
26
9:30 AM09:30

The New Societies Act Transition Workshop - Kelowna

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This workshop is organized for societies in the Okanagan Similkameen catchment area who have registered with the Okanagan Transition Hub. you can do that here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs-okanagan. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to qualified registrants.

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Jun
22
6:00 PM18:00

New Societies Act Transition Workshop: Fernie

  • College of the Rockies, Fernie Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs-kootenay/. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

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Jun
14
7:00 PM19:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop: Dunster

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the West Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs-kootenay/. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

For details and to register for this workshop: Eventbrite

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Jun
8
6:00 PM18:00

Societies Act Transition Workshop: Kimberley

  • College of the Rockies, Kimberley Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This workshop is organized for societies who have registered with the East Kootenay Transition Hub. You can do that online here lawfornonprofits.ca/transition-hubs. It is delivered by one of our trained mentors, and is free to these qualified registrants.

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