Innoweave Impact Accelerator - Pillar Nonprofit Network


Event Details

Event Type

Workshops & Lectures

Event Topic(s)

Professional Development

Organization

Pillar Nonprofit Network

Event Location

201 King Street
London, ON, N6A 1C9

Event Schedule

29-Mar-2017
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Innovation Works, London Life Solutions Lab
201 King Street
London, ON, N6A 1C9

No fee to attend, however please register

Event Description

Are you interested in enhancing the impact of your organization or collaborative?

Are you interested in exploring the different social innovation approaches and tools that are helping other organizations achieve greater impact?

What is the Innoweave Impact Accelerator?

Since its launch in 2012, Innoweave has leveraged social innovation tools to help hundreds of organizations advance their mission and generate greater impact. They have used that experience to develop the Innoweave Impact Accelerator, a mini-workshop that helps organizations and collaboratives to clarify the impact they are working to achieve.

A clear impact focus helps organizations and collaboratives more easily identify which social innovation approaches (such as developing a social enterprise) they can leverage to achieve and accelerate their impact.

What does the Innoweave Impact Accelerator involve?

The Impact Accelerator will:

  • Provide leadership teams and collaboratives with an opportunity to step away from their day-to-day activities and think critically about the impact they are trying to achieve through their work.
  • Guide organizations and collaboratives through activities that will help them translate their aspirational mission into specific achievable impact goals. The session also introduces Theory of Change, a clear and actionable hypothesis of how an organization or collaborative will achieve its intended impact.
  • Provide participants with the opportunity to engage with and learn from other organizations that have successfully implemented social innovation tools to achieve greater impact.
  • Highlight supports available through the Innoweave process, including opportunities to access coaching funding through Innoweave.

What happens after attending an Innoweave Impact Accelerator session?

Organizations who want to build off their work in the Impact Accelerator and further clarify their impact may apply directly for the next wave of the Impact & Strategic Clarity module: apply here. Organizations that attend the Impact Accelerator will also have the opportunity to register and apply for upcoming introductory webinars and full-day workshops focused on specific Innoweave modules that are designed to accelerate impact. A list of all upcoming webinars and workshops is available here.

Innoweave Implementation Funding

Innoweave provides funding to help organizations access the coaching that they require to implement a new approach. Organizations that attend a full-day workshop for a specific module are eligible to apply for Innoweave Implementation Funding in January and July of each year. Details about Implementation Funding can be found here.

Target Audience: This session is designed for nonprofits, charities and social enterprises (for-profit or nonprofit). 

Note: Organizations are encouraged to bring a team of 2-3 people to the workshop (e.g., members of their leadership team, board members and in some cases key stakeholders/advisors)

Investment: No fee to attend, thanks to Innoweave

Deadline: Please register your team by Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thank you to our 2017 Professional Development Sponsors


 

 

Innovation Works, London Life Solutions Lab
201 King Street

London, ON, N6A 1C9

29-Mar-2017 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Contact Organizer

Susannah Gergich
519-433-7876 x215
201 King Street, 2nd Floor
London N6A 1C9
519-433-7876

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