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
Go-Beyond Teach-In 2010 Link to Video SIFE GM - January 18th, 2011
Updates Thank you To everyone that attended the Salon Series http://sifebcit.com/bcit-ceo-salon-series-on-sustainability-and-profit/
Upcoming Events Team Size: Team can range anywhere from 10-20 people with at least 40% of the team being made up of the opposite sex Players must be paid members, no ringers Each club can enter a maximum of 2 teams but feel free just to send 1 if that is all the interest that you have Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 – 7am!
B.C. Youth Summit on Sustainable Transportation Every year or so, the Canadian Urban Transportation Association (CUTA) partners with local agencies to host a youth conference, encouraging young people to learn about transportation, sustainability, and planning. This year, TransLink, BC Transit, and CUTA will sponsor 45 or so youth to attend our conference in Vancouver from August 19-21, 2011. http://buzzer.translink.ca/
What To Expect: Attend sessions and workshops teaching you concepts behind urban planning, current transportation issues, and practical skills to put your knowledge to work. Meet a range of dynamic young people also interested in transportation, sustainability, and urban planning. Take tours and gain a broad understanding of Vancouver's public transportation system. Learn about careers in urban transportation and how you can reach them. Paid travel to Vancouver, accommodations, meals, and your conference experience! http://www.translink.ca/bcyouthsummit
For More Information: Visit http://www.translink.ca/bcyouthsummit or http://buzzer.translink.ca/
EMPOWER Last year helped EWMA a downtown eastside women's organization Great success - society found a new parent organization and became sustainable
EMPOWER New opportunity to help the TalithaKoum Society Helping women facing addictions, abuse, and homelessness Video clip: http://www.talithakoumsociety.org/
EMPOWER Development of a marketing plan Creation of a sponsorship plan Job Skills Development workshops one-to-one with women If interested in getting involved contact Breanne Riley email@example.com
April 20th with Ray Williams established consultant and executive coach Networking event March 29th- $5 (Free with Fuse Ticket) SILENT AUCTION ITEMS Know of a restaurant April 20th, 2011 Coast Coal Harbour
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
Go Jill Go Bake Sale Wednesday, Feb 9th 8:30am-12:30pm in front of the Telus Theatre We need help with baking!!!
ALMOST SOLD OUT 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.
Potential Positions The potential positions consist of: (besides being mentors)
Venture Recognition Award He has shown unwavering commitment to SIFE and Lions Lair over the past two years. He has been a second PM for Lions Lair & always has great input in any meetings he attends. He is consistently finding ways to lend a helping hand wherever necessary. Finally, he has been working with Kyle to improve communication on our website and provide strategic insight into future projects.