SIFE BCIT General Meeting #12 January 11, 2011Presentation Transcript
SIFE BCIT DISCOVER. GROW. SUCCEED. “Consideringthe relevant economic, social and environmental factors, which SIFE team most effectively empowered people in need by applying business and economic concepts and an entrepreneurial approach to improve their quality of life and standard of living?” SIFE CRITERIA
SIFE BCIT from Fall to Winter Break Link to Video SIFE GM - January 11th, 2011
Updates Lions Lair Final Competition Bryony Lake - winner of a $2,500 In the Company of Fairies James Balatti– won second prize, $1,500 and overall best business plan
Upcoming Events Salon Series David Van Seeters - Founder: "Small Potatoes Urban Delivery" - SPUD
Jeff Geipel - Founder and ED of Free Trade Vancouver
George Moen - Founder and President of Blenz Coffee Patrice Pratt - Chair of Vancity Board Townsquare A - Tomorrow @ 2:30 PM
Opportunities Regional & National Team Info Session – Sunday, January 16th @ Noon
Party Planning in Toronto
Try Outs – THURSDAY January 20th
Let’s Can Hunger
Find us on YouTube and Twitter! http://twitter.com/letscanhungerrr http://youtube.com/user/letscanhunger
December Food Drive
Special thank you to Jessie Olive Raised 190 pounds
Upcoming Hunger Awareness Week
Jan 24-28 donations collected throughout the week in drop boxes throughout campus
Collecting Donations Jan 27-28 in SE6
Need volunteers for Jan 27-28, See Laura Carlson
Let’s Can Hunger We need……
April 20th with Ray Williams established consultant and executive coach Networking event March 29th- $5 (Free with Fuse Ticket) Slideshows
Silent Auction Items
Survey on Industry Professionals April 20th, 2011 Coast Coal Harbour
Dream WeekFeb 7th – 13th
The Challenge Step 1 - SIFE BCIT is challenging everyone to think of something they've always dreamt of doing. Step 2 - Set a goal of how much money you want to raise. Step 3 - Start pledging! Spread the word! Get donations! Step 4 - Throughout "Dream Week," February 7th to 13th 2011, all participants will live out their dreams, with all of the money going to the BC Children's Hospital
What’s going on so far?
Go Jill Go Benefit Concert
Cooking for Friends Challenge
40 Day Yoga Challenge
30 Days, 30 Recipes
Go Jill Go Run
Go Jill Go Bake Sale Wednesday, Feb 9th 8:30am-12:30pm in front of the Telus Theatre We need help with baking!!!
Go Jill Go Benefit Concert Saturday, February 12th 6:30pm – 9:30pm Ocean Park Community Hall Tickets on sale today! Minimum donation of $15 with all proceeds going to BC Children’s Hospital
www.gojillgochallenge.com Visit our GO JILL GO Fan Page on Facebook! Share Jill’s Story! Help donate to a great cause!
RUN Who: YOU! What: 4.9km run to challenge yourself with! When: Saturday Feb 12th at 10am Where: Central park Why: To challenge yourself and support the Go Jill Go Challenge during Dream Week!
Lions Lair Youth Series "Guiding local high school students in their grade 10 and 11 year to achieve their upcoming career and post secondary goals" Youth Series members will gain the opportunity to learn how to effectively mentor youth and create a support system, and build relationships.
Workshops Pre Workshop week- Meet and Greet Workshop 1: Career - Set Goals, Financial Workshop 2: Career- Resume Building, interview skills, grade 12 courses Workshop 3: Lifestyle and Balance – recreation, fitness, health
Workshops Workshop 4: Open for suggestions Workshop 5: Student held, will showcase their progress such as contacts they have made, emphasizing on volunteering etc, steps they have taken All workshops are open for suggestions!
Potential Positions The potential positions consist of: (besides being mentors)
Workshop Coordinators for all 5 workshops
Final Workshop Coordinators
And more to come within the next couple weeks
Meeting Time First General Youth Series Meeting! Monday January 17th SE6 204 @ 7:20am Contact: Kathleen O'Melinn 604.785.3564 Jennifer Ungaro 604.836.4960
Recap & Next Week
Regional & National Info Session
“Anything you want for yourself is Possible – it starts with participation”