Volunteer Alberta launches "Intersections II"

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So many organizations in Alberta are working within newcomer and immigrant communities.  There are a number of cultural and societal uniquenesses that make it difficult to communicate with and engage these newcomers in the not for profit sector.  Volunteer Alberta has been working toward supporting organizations in their efforts to develop relationships within newcomer communities.  “Intersections II” Empower your organization …

Career Mentorship Symposium Announced

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The Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) will be hosting its inaugural Career Mentorship Symposium on Monday, January 31st, 2011; at the Crowne Plaza – Chateau Lacombe.  With a primary focus on the banking sector, the objective of the symposium will be to provide  a dynamic venue where newcomer members of Edmonton’s global talent pool gain valuable professional development advice that …

Resources for Mentoring Organizations through AMP

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Announcing new opportunities with Alberta Mentoring Partnership to learn and support your organization: Webinar Invitation: Recruitment Strategies Presentation We are pleased to invite you to participate in Alberta Mentoring Partnership’s 1st complimentary webinar session!  Date: Monday, January 31, 2011 Time: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Learn some low-budget strategies for recruiting volunteers in small communities. These practical and creative ideas are easy to …

Welcome!

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Welcome to the official Alberta Mentoring Partnership blog.  After this post, we’ll ramp up in January following the holidays.  This is a place where our partners and our audience can come together and receive news and information, exchange ideas and success stories, and discuss the movement for mentoring in Alberta.  AMP is a group that brings organizations together to share …