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All Things Food

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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….

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Code Heroes – upcoming training

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  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

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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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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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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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Contract Position – Administration Support

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Domestic ViolenceCommunity Initiative Role Description ROLE TITLE Administrative Support Personnel part time (21 hours/week) ROLE SUMMARY A Contract Position ending in June 2016 Reporting to the Executive Committee, the Administrative Support Personnel (Domestic Violence Community Initiative) shall be responsible for supporting administrative operations, receiving and screening calls, providing information to clients and community agencies with regards to the Domestic Violence Community Initiative. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Meeting Management Attend the HUB and Executive Committee meetings Prepare agenda for meetings Record and prepare minutes from meetings Track Regrets/Attendance Distribute invitations to upcoming meetings Organize focus group – as applicable Other tasks –…

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