Advocacy & The Community Sector

One of our top priorities as a Sector Council is to advocate for organizations within our sector. In this section we will highlight the ways in which we have been actively advocating for support for Nonprofit & Voluntary organizations during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Radio Interview on CBC Information Morning

LISTEN: "Almost half of Nova Scotia nonprofits reporting money troubles"

On April 22nd Patricia Bradshaw, CSCNS Board Chair, was interviewed by Steve Sutherland for CBC Information Morning - Cape Breton on the impact of COVID-19 on our sector.

Radio Interview on CBC Information Morning
Radio Interview on CBC Information Morning

COVID-19 Impact Survey Report

We surveyed over 500 Nonprofit and Voluntary Organizations in Nova Scotia to determine the impact of COVID-19 on our sector. Read the report here.

COVID-19 Impact Survey Report
Radio Interview on CBC Information Morning

Letter to Premier Stephen McNeil

On March 20th we sent a letter to Premier Stephen McNeil to request more support and engagement with our sector in the province's COVID-19 response. Read the letter here.

Letter to Premier Stephen McNeil
Radio Interview on CBC Information Morning

Join the Conversation!

If you are an ED, CEO, or Board Chair please fill out this sign-up form to join our online discussion forum (via Basecamp). This forum is a confidential space for leaders in Nonprofit & Voluntary organizations to discuss the numerous issues and challenges they are facing in light of COVID-19 as well as to provide us with direction on how we can support you as a Sector Council.

Join the Conversation

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