CSCNS

January 29, 2018

CSCNS welcomes Jessica Farrell as the new Cape Breton Convenor

The Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia is pleased to welcome Jessica Farrell to our team as the new Cape Breton Convenor.

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November 15, 2017

Many Hands, Many Voices Conference Highlight Reel

Nova Scotia nonprofit leaders, funders, government partners met Oct 3-4, 2017 at Membertou as part of the Many Hands, Many Voices conference. This is a highlight reel of the conference. #ManyHandsNS

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November 14, 2017

Recruiting for a Diverse Board

Recruiting for a Diverse Board

Laurie Cook (CSCNS) and Sobaz Benjamin (iMove Arts Association) will be on hand at the Halifax Volunteer Conference (Nov 17-18, 2017) to deliver a workshop titled "Recruiting For a Diverse Board"

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November 14, 2017

Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 20: Transgender Day of Remembrance, established in 1998 to memorialize those who have been killed as a result of transphobia, and to raise awareness of the continued violence endured by the transgender community.
 

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November 1, 2017

Many Hands Many Voices Follow-Up

Thank you to all who participated and supported our Many Hands Many Voices conference. We are currently collecting feedback and will be producing a summary report. Delegates and sponsors will receive a copy automatically. Please check back for a downloadable copy once completed.

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October 17, 2017

Mi’kmaq History Month

Mi’kmaq History Month

October is Mi’kmaq History Month in Nova Scotia. The goal of the month is to help Nova Scotians build awareness of Mi’kmaq history and heritage, and to increase understanding of the province’s rich Mi’kmaq culture.

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October 17, 2017

Celebrate Women's History Month

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October 5, 2017

Our Community's Voice

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September 19, 2017

Storytelling-Many Hands Many Voices Oct 3-4, 2017

At the upcoming Many Hands Many Voices Conference (Oct 3-4) in Membertou, Cape Breton various stories of collaboration will be featured.  Some of the storytellers are highlighted here.

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September 11, 2017

The Value of Nova Scotia's Community Sector

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August 9, 2017

Many Hands Many Voices Conference Registration is Open

October 3-4, 2017, Nova Scotia NGO's, community sector volunteers, staff and supporters will gather in Membertou, Cape Breton, NS for the Many Hands, Many Voices Conference.  We, the staff of the Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia hope you will join us for this gathering.

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July 21, 2017

Halifax Pride 2017

The Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia's staff wishes everyone a safe and positive experience celebrating Pride this year.  Halifax's Pride parade will include Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who made the following comments;

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July 20, 2017

Many Hands, Many Voices: Working Together For Stronger Communities

Many Hands Many Voices | Coming Soon

Many Hands, Many Voices – Working Together For Stronger Communities

 

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June 12, 2017

CSCNS AGM 2017

The Community Sector of Nova Scotia will be holding its AGM this year on June 22nd at 1:00 via Zoom. This year's AGM will be a simple business meeting. The Community Sector Council invites you to join us for our larger event, our Many Hands Many Voices conference on Oct 3-4 in Membertou. If you would like to join us for our AGM or would like a copy of our 2016-17 annual report, please contact the CSCNS at marg@csc-ns.ca or phone 902 492-4585.

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May 7, 2017

Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence-A Nova Scotia Resource

Ending sexual violence, and making this world a better place for those who have survived sexual violence, is a collective effort. In taking this training you are demonstrating your commitment to these goals. Thank you!

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April 26, 2017

CSCNS Receives 211 Nova Scotia's 2016 Believers Award

Congratulations to the Community Sector Council-NS, recipient of 211 Nova Scotia's 2016 Believers Award. We’re honored to express our gratitude to the Community Sector Council for their support of 211 service in Nova Scotia.

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April 3, 2017

April 2017 is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia would like to recognize the work that many of our non-profit organizations in Nova Scotia do to address the issue of sexualized violence. Listed are several resource and service centres from across the province

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March 31, 2017

2017 CSCNS Conference Input Survey

"Many Hands, Many Voices: Working Together for Stronger Communities"
October 3-4, 2017

We need your input... The conference design team has come up with five key theme areas for the conference through initial consultation with the sector. In order to test these theme areas, within the context of collaboration, we need your feedback to further develop a strong and impactful agenda.

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March 21, 2017

International Day For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2017

The Community Sector Council recognizes today as the International Day For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. 2017's theme is Racial profiling and incitement to hatred, including in the context of migration. We hope that you will take a moment to reflect. For more info please visit http://www.un.org/en/events/racialdiscriminationday/

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March 13, 2017

Workplace Initiatives Session and Skills Online Learning Lab

Working to strengthen communities across the province while building a vibrant and adaptable non-profit sector workforce, the Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia along with the Department of Labour and Advanced Education (Workplace Initiatives Division) is excited to launch a cross-province roadshow.

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March 7, 2017

International Women's Day, March 8, 2017

In Nova Scotia, 87% of the 36,000 people who work in the non-profit sector are women. The CSCNS would like to acknowledge each of you on International Women's Day and thank you for your contribution to building stronger communities where women and girls can feel safe, supported, and valued. 

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February 18, 2017

Nova Scotia Heritage Day

As part of the celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, Heritage Day 2017 recognizes the Mi'kmaq culture and the many accomplishments of the Mi'kmaq people. Nova Scotia Heritage Day is an annual reminder of our storied past and an opportunity to honour the remarkable people, places and events that have contributed to this province's unique heritage

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February 15, 2017

Many Hands, Many Voices: Working Together For Stronger Communities

Please hold the date for "Many Hands, Many Voices: Working Together For Stronger Communities"...a Provincial conference for the nonprofit & voluntary sector being held October 3-4, 2017 in Membertou, Cape Breton.

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February 2, 2017

CSCNS Acknowledges African Heritage Month

 

The Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia's staff & board of directors would like to acknowledge the important contributions African Nova Scotians have made to Nova Scotian society and continue doing so.  

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January 26, 2017

Welcome Tegan Smith...CSCNS' New Halifax Convenor

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