Message from our Board President Calla Barnett

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As the new President of the Board of Directors and a founding member of Jer’s Vision, I am honoured to re-engage with the CCGSD. I bring to the table 14 years of experience with not-for-profit groups, and hope my experience and enthusiasm will make a meaningful contribution to the Centre. In 12 years, the CCGSD has grown from a small charity with a $5,000 budget, into an organization with an operating budget of over $850,000. Our rapid expansion unfortunately did not come without challenges. ...
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Hiring: GBTQ2SMSM’s Health Project Coordinator

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We are hiring for a new GBTQ2SMSM's Health Project Coordinator right now! Apply today Terms of Employment: Full-Time Anticipated Start Date: April, 2017 Salary: $30,000-$35,000 Languages: English (French is an asset) Education: Post-secondary degree (encouraged), experience will be taken into consideration. Experience: 2 years minimum of experience designing, implementing, managing HIV (or other STBBI) outreach programming; 2 years of volunteer coordination minimum; Also experi...
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GSA Forum/Sesquicentennial Events Coordinator

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New Deadline: March 24 Position: GSA Forum/Sesquicentennial Events Coordinator Terms of Employment: Full-Time Anticipated Start Date: April, 2017 Salary: $29,000-$33,000; with optional of a benefits package Languages: English (French is an asset) Education: Post-secondary degree (encouraged), experience will be taken into consideration. Experience: 3 years of experience in the conference management field managing groups of 200+ delegates preferred. Also experience with worki...
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Hiring: Sports inclusion coordinator

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We are hiring for a new Sports Inclusion Coordinator right now! Apply today Terms of Employment: Full-Time Anticipated Start Date: March, 2017 Salary: $29,000-$33,000; with optional benefits package Languages: English (French is an asset) Education: Post-secondary degree (encouraged), experience will be taken into consideration. Experience: 3-5 years of experience designing, implementing, managing educational programming; 2 years of volunteer coordination;. Also experience work...
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Congratulations to Angie, 2016 Jeremy Dias Scholarship Winner!

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We received many excellent applications for our 2016 Jeremy Dias Scholarship, but Angie Kim was the leading candidate! We at the Canadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity congratulate her on her amazing social justice work. We know she will go on to do great things as she continues her work with a degree in Public Policy and Philosophy! Angie is a politically-inclined, social justice-minded first-year student at Brown University, where she is currently exploring her interests in philoso...
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Making Forums Better

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As part of our intern measures of  accountability, we reached out to past participants of our multi-day Forums to invite feedback on how to improve our work with youth. The board has reviewed feedback. Please click to read their renewed commitment to a mutually beneficial way forward. Should you have any questions or suggestions, please email us at: board@ccgsd-ccdgs.org
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Finishing The Suit (March 1-11)

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"My father would sway in prayer in that little Lower East Side synagogue. When I would ask him why, he said he was dancing with God." -Lawrence Aronovitch Hello, friends! As many of you know, our board advisor, Lawrence Aronovitch's new play Finishing the Suit will be presented by Bear & Co at the Gladstone Theatre in March. The genesis of this story goes back to 2010, when he was living in Ireland and happened to have a conversation with a Dublin tailor about making a suit for his...
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Medicine Hat Pride Forums

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The Canadian Centre for Gender & Sexual Diversity and Medicine Hat Pride Association are proud to present the Pride Forums, a series of three unique and special Forums. The forums will be held at Medicine Hat College. All events are free and include lunch. For more information please email: info@ccgsd-ccdgs.org Please note that the Forums have been postponed till June. We encourage you to still register to be the first to know about the new date.  Training Medicine Hat team member...
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Forum (Educational Events) Coordinator

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Position: Forum Coordinator (formerly Conferences Coordinator) Terms of Employment: Full-Time Anticipated Start Date: Feb 20th, 2016 Salary: $29,000-$33,000; with optional of a benefits package Languages: English (French is an asset) Education: Post-secondary degree (encouraged), experience will be taken into consideration. Experience: 3 years of experience in the conference management field managing groups of 200+ delegates preferred. Also experience with working with youth; c...
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