December 2020 Better Organizations for Nature

DECEMBER 10, 2020 1:00-3:30 PM ET


Engagement and the Pandemic: Opportunities and Learning

10:54 Bruce Trail Conservancy (Jackie Randle) on challenges and opportunities during the pandemic.  Presentation Slides - 1MB

29:20 Couchiching Conservancy (Tanya Clark) on communications amidst global distractions.  Presentation Slides - 3MB    

46:12 Nature Trust of New Brunswick (Renata Woodward) on finding people in the pandemic.  Presentation Slides - 3MB

Finding Your Political Voice    

1:10:05 Bruce Trail Conservancy (Michael McDonald) on finding your political voice.  Presentation Slides - 2MB
1:25:45 Nature Canada (Hannah Dean) provides an update on their MP days, plans for regionally focussed days and use of political consulting firms.  Presentation Slides - 1MB    
1:38:50 Couchiching Conservancy (Mark Bisset) on their experience with third-party letter campaigns.    
1:47:58 Birds Canada (James Casey) on how they have been able to utilize engaged networks to mobilize supporters on the Roberts Bank Terminal 2 in the Fraser Estuary and BC's first call to supporters to contact their MPs.  Presentation Slides - 1MB

Mobilizing Our Supporters Showcase    

2:02:20 Couchiching Conservancy (Mark Bissett for Joelle Burnie) on citizen science as portal and motivator - the story of initial engagement through an easement and eventually legacy giving.  Presentation Slides - 7MB

2:15:14 Bruce Trail Conservancy (Liz Harrington) on their quite successful pledge project.  Presentation Slides - 2MB    

2:27:24 Nature Trust of New Brunswick (Brittany Dixon) on sharing stewardship.  Presentation Slides - 4MB  

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