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Hack to the Future – Tech Panel Discussion on March 17th @ SLC

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Join us for our tech panel discussion on 03/17! Aultsville Theatre will play host to a diverse and talented lineup of speakers from 3:30pm until 4:30pm, with the hackathon presentations following afterwards. It’s all a part of Hack to the Future! Speakers include: Sean Scrivener, Salesforce, Ireland Mark Rossetti, Code for America, San Francisco Sage Franch, Microsoft Canada, Toronto Jason Shim, Pathways to Education Canada, Toronto Jessica Bredschneider, Ladies Learning Code/Benefits by Design, Kingston Come and hear why the future is digital, how tech jobs are in high demand, about tech work culture, and other opportunities in this industry. We’ll be giving…

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Looking for a Part-time Administrative Assistant

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Part-time Administrative Assistant 28 hours/week at $17.50/hour Start date: Jan 27, 2017 End date: Sept 8, 2017   ROLE SUMMARY The Administrative Assistant will provide support for the Social Development Council’s various programs, including, but not limited to: Caring Dads, Code Heroes, and All Things Food. S/he will assist in daily office needs, and performing general administrative activities under the supervision of the Program Coordinator. Responsibilities include making meeting arrangements, preparing reports and invoices, maintaining appropriate filing systems, and attending events as needed. The ideal candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong attention to detail, and be…

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Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant helps Cornwall with Code Heroes 

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  Cornwall, Ontario – There was a lot of excitement at the NAV Centre on Saturday as the Innovation Task Force held their Hack to the Future event for tech enthusiasts.  Local MPP Jim McDonell was in attendance and formally congratulated the SDC and Code Heroes Digital Programs on receiving a $75,000 Seed grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to help with the Code Heroes program. “The Social Development Council and Code Heroes are seeking to give our local youth the skills and confidence they will need in a continuously evolving job market,” said Jim McDonell, MPP for StormontDundas-South-Glengarry. “Educational institutions…

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SDC AGM & VOLUNTEER MANAGERS MEETING

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Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Tuesday, 21 June 2016 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT) Ontario Power Generation Visitor Centre, 2500B 2nd Street W, Cornwall, On K6H 5R6 New for 2016! The Social Development Council is pleased to invite you to two events: 1.   The SDC Annual General Meeting and phase 2 of our Volunteer Managers Network Meeting. Please see the agenda below for more details: Agenda 8:45 – 9:15am Annual General Meeting for the Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area. Please join us to  listen to the Board of Directors conduct the…

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Local Food Challenge Communications and Event Planning Assistant

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Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry and Prescott & Russell Counties, Ontario 30 hours per week for 8 weeks, starting July 4, 2016 until August 26, 2016 Summer Student Position Position Overview: All Things Food | Bouffe 360°, in partnership with the Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area, is looking for a highly motivated, dynamic, creative, organized, and passionate summer student to help promote and administer the Local Food Challenge of Stormont, Dundas, & Glengarry (SDG), Prescott-Russell (PR), and the City of Cornwall & Area. The Local Food Challenge (LFC) is a public awareness campaign that challenges residents of SDG, PR, and the City…

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SDC AGM & VOLUNTEER MANAGERS MEETING

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Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Tuesday, 21 June 2016 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT) Ontario Power Generation Visitor Centre, 2500B 2nd Street W, Cornwall, On K6H 5R6   New for 2016! The Social Development Council is pleased to invite you to two events: 1.   The SDC Annual General Meeting and phase 2 of our Volunteer Managers Network Meeting. Please see the agenda below for more details: Agenda 8:45 – 9:15am Annual General Meeting for the Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area. Please join us to  listen to the Board of Directors conduct…

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Two New Staff Members with the Social Development Council

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The SDC has hired two new staff members as part of the Domestic Violence Community Imitative. Sue Hess the new Intensive Case Manager and Sarah Good the new administrative support person for the Paths to Change Program. The program is now officially up and running and will be hoping to significantly reduce domestic violence in Cornwall.     For more information on the Paths to Change program click here.

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