Tamarack's blog

A New Partner in Deepening Community

Tamarack is thrilled that Suncor Energy Foundation (SEF) has invested in the work of Deepening Community. In introducing our new partner, we want to give Kim Nordbye, Manager of Community Investment at SEF, the opportunity to tell us more about Suncor’s support for community engagement.

#MontrealMondays - The Yellow Door

#MontrealMondays – A blog series about the inspiring Neighbourhood and Community work being done in Montréal.

#MontrealMondays - The Neighbourhood Round Tables Coalition

#MontrealMondays – A blog series about the inspiring Neighbourhood and Community work being done in Montréal.

The Important Benefits of a Diverse Workforce

Diversity in the workplace is more than having a hiring policy. To be effective, it must permeate the entire culture of your company. There are many proven benefits of having a diverse workforce. It is equally important to have a diverse leadership, as well.

Helping People Make Positive Changes in Their Lives

March 6th, 2017 | Guelph, Ontario | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: From March 23rd to 26th, Transition Guelph will collaborate with a number of organizations to host events around Guelph for the 2017 Resilience Festival.

Doing Less With More

What would it look like if we collectively changed our thinking and started to do less for those we serve?

Seniors Working to Strengthen Their Community

No matter what the reason, seniors who decide to rejoin the workforce play an important role within their community.

Announcing the ‘Active Citizens Social Enterprise’ Training Program

This workshop and toolkit enables participating youth to develop their leadership skills as social entrepreneurs to assist them in effectively addressing their identified community challenge.

Sustaining a culture of giving through Canada’s Volunteer Awards

Canada is known for its generosity. In 2015, we ranked sixth in the World Giving Index which provides insight into the scope and nature of giving around the world.

John McKnight Interview at Community: Programs and Policies

John describes his experience, some of the differences between the US and Canadian approach to community development, and his collaboration with Peter Block in writing The Abundant Community.