Innoweave webinar full deck


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Learn more about Innoweave, an initiative of the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation and Social Innovation Generation, that provides community sector leaders with new tools and processes to affect large-scale change. Learn about the webinars, workshops, coaching and grants that Innoweave offers to help you implement approaches such as developmental evaluation, social enterprise, social finance, impact and strategic clarity, collective impact, outcomes finance and cloud computing.

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Innoweave webinar full deck

  1. 1. Intro to Innoweave’s Practical Tools for Social Innovation
  2. 2. Aaron Good Managing Director for Social Innovation J.W. McConnell Family Foundation TODAY’S PRESENTERS Doug Brodhead Program Officer at Innoweave The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation
  3. 3. WEBINAR REMINDERS • You can hear us, but we can’t hear you. • Have questions? Type questions in the Questions Log. 2
  4. 4. WEBINAR REMINDERS Trouble hearing us? • Turn up your computer’s volume. • Click Sound Check under Audio in your GoToWebinar Panel • Select the speaker tab and then turn the volume on the speaker to the far right for maximum volume. 3
  5. 5. WEBINAR REMINDERS • For the best webinar experience, close all other applications. • Yes! The links to the webinar slides and recording will be emailed to you today. 4
  6. 6. WHAT IS CANADAHELPS? • A public charitable foundation and registered charity. • Through, anyone can donate to any registered Canadian charity online. • We have facilitated over $400 million in charitable donations online since our launch in 2000. • 14,500 charities use us to collect donations and fundraise online. • Over 850,000 Canadians have donated through CanadaHelps. • For donors, CanadaHelps is a one-stop-shop for giving. For charities, CanadaHelps is an online fundraising solution that is affordable, easy and secure. WELCOME TO GIVING MADE SIMPLE!
  7. 7. Introduction to Innoweave Webinar with Canada Helps June 25, 2014
  8. 8. J.W. McConnell Family Foundation • 75 year-old national family foundation • Member of the Social Innovation Generation (SiG) network • National focus with international reach • Launched Innoweave a year and a half ago
  9. 9. 8 Current challenges… • Slow growth economy • Aging population, declining ratio of working population versus retirees • All provinces & federal government facing deficit budgets • More competitive fundraising environment • Slow growing charitable donor base • New attitudes/expectations among donors • New terms for federal Gs & Cs: performance based, leverage private funding, more ‘accountability’, more focus on outcomes
  10. 10. … and emerging opportunities • Focus on outcomes / solving problems • New approaches • Impact • Funding/financing • Partnerships/communications • Rapid iteration, rigour, and learning
  11. 11. 1. Learn about each tool: web/webinars Basic web info for NFPs on each tool Recorded webinars (SE 101)
  12. 12. 2. Select: Should we explore…? Ability to invest time/energy PLUS For Social Enterprise • Clear impact goals • Product or service • Business skills For Developmental Evaluation • Clear initiative • Questions on how to develop it • Ability/resources to adapt as you go For Cloud Computing • Clear goals • Fit with current systems • Staff skills/willingness Self Assessment Tools • 5 questions • Feedback
  13. 13. 3. Workshops: teams develop a plan • Leadership teams • Well prepared • Discussion of your issues • Leading to next steps • Social Enterprise feasibility / business plan • DE evaluation scope of work • Cloud Computing project goals and criteria
  14. 14. 4/5. Coaching to test and refine the plan • Network of >100 Coaches registered on o Content expertise, knowledge of sector, and coaching skills o Selected by organizations o Refine scope of work / develop contract together • Small grants for organizations to hire coaches o Regular January/July deadlines o Clear idea o Clear questions that you need to answer
  15. 15. Upcoming Fall Workshops • Impact and Strategic Clarity in various locations • Collective Impact in Vancouver, Halton/Burlington, Toronto, and Victoria w/various partners • Scaling Impact nationally by web • Social Enterprise in Calgary and Ottawa w/Enp Alberta/Trico Foundation • Social Finance in Toronto w/MaRS • Developmental Evaluation in Winnipeg w/United Way Winnipeg • Cloud Computing in Montreal w/Pilote Numerique • Constructive Engagement in Ottawa, Toronto and Calgary w/Carleton, Sustainability Network and Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organizations We will be adding additional webinars and workshops over the coming months so please visit or contact us at
  16. 16. Ways to get involved Impact and Strategic Clarity Social Finance Social Enterprise Developmental Evaluation Cloud Computing Collective Impact Outcomes Finance Constructive Engagement Learn about approaches Workshops Coaching / funding 16 Connect with a coach Access funding to hire a coach Contact to request a meeting to explore options Host a workshop for your network or grantees Visit to explore modules and use self assessment Share information and/or set up a presentation for your network Attend a workshop
  17. 17. Thank You
  18. 18. Educational and training opportunities through MyCharityConnects
  19. 19. UPCOMING WEBINARS Raise More Money with Effective Calls to Action by guest speaker Brian Abracen Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Time: 2:00-3:00PM Eastern Time 3 Ways to Increase Your Exposure on CanadaHelps Date: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 Time: 2:00-3:00PM Eastern Time
  20. 20. STAY IN TOUCH @canadahelps 1-877-755-1595