Please join KWCF and SVP as we learn more about Mennonite Central Committee (MCC).
We get to tour the facility on Kent Street, and learn about how they serve people locally, provincially, nationally, and internationally.
We actually get to participate in helping people locally and around the world when we tie knots on comforters and pack supplies and survival kits they send around the world to families who are facing disaster or crisis.
If you are interested in attending, please let Sarah know by email and she will add you to the list of attendees.
Join us on the 4th of March as we see the Big Bunches program in person. This program has been funded by the Youth in Recreation Committee for the past 4 years in the total of $31,500.
We would love to see you there as we learn and celebrate this amazing program!
KWCF Board and Staff invite you to join us for our annual Chair’s Reception.
Join us for a cocktail party to celebrate 2018 and to thank our donors, our volunteers and our community partners!
4:30 pm - Doors Open
5:15 pm - Brief Remarks and Walter Bean Award Presentation
5:30 pm - Reception Continues
What happens when capitalism and charity intersect? The Invisible Heart tracks the birth of one of the fastest growing social innovations in modern history: social impact bonds. An unorthodox marriage between government services and private-sector investments, this burgeoning financial model promises to solve society’s most complex problems from crime to homelessness—but is it delivering? Set in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K, this compelling documentary follows the unlikely people banding together to battle social inequality.
Join KWCF at Princess Cinemas for a special screening & panel discussion, doors open at 6:10pm.
The post-film Q & A will be moderated by our President & CEO Elizabeth Heald and feature panelists:
Tim Jackson - President & CEO, SHAD Network
Adam Jagelewski - Director, MaRS Centre for Impact Investment
Third panelist to be announced.
To learn more about The Invisible Heart, please visit www.theinvisibleheart.ca.
For Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-invisible-heart-tickets-47962370742
For new volunteers joining our committee. This is a one-time meeting that goes over high level KWCF information, how to navigate our software programs, and a general overview on how to evaluate an application.
Dinner will be provided.
When on King Street looking at City Hall, to the left is a Shopper’s Drug Mart. Beside that is a Subway. Directly beside that is a set of sliding doors where you need to push the accessibility button to open. We are located at the top of the stairs.