All Things Food is pleased to announce that they have teamed up with Kelly Bergeron, owner of Code Heroes, to offer a unique digital marketing workshop to help your local food business become a success story. Over the course of the 2-hour workshop, you will learn about several free and easy-to-use digital marketing tools that can be used to promote your unique products and services. Kelly will be covering everything from how to build a web presence, to social media, e-newsletters, and simple graphic design tools. Please arrive with questions and ideas so you can get the best advice possible….
Teachers Learning Code: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/cornwall-teachers-learning-code-learn-how-to-introduce-coding-in-your-classroom-on-april-29th-tickets-32697828084?aff=ehomecard Girls Learning Code: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/cornwall-national-girls-learning-code-day-storytelling-animation-with-scratch-girls-ages-8-13-tickets-32955471703 Kids PA tech day: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-pa-tech-day-tickets-33543132412
Bridges Out of Poverty Workshop May 25th from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Ramada Inn, Cornwall. May 25 – Bridges Out of Poverty Workshop
The Poverty Working Group (PWG) will be meeting Friday, May 5th @ 1:00 p.m. at Dundas County Community Living in Morrisburg.
The Employability Network will be meeting next Tuesday, April 18th at 1:15 p.m. to discuss new strategies and plans to increase employability in Cornwall and Area. .
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…
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…
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.