KeyNotes June 12 Plenary Session of the Leveraging Our Conference.

Welcome Comments

Michael Allen, President and CEO of United Way Ottawa welcoming participants and keynote speakers, and recognizing sponsors of the Conference.

Opening Address

Charles Bordeleau, Chief Ottawa Police Service delivered opening address at the 2012 Leveraging Our Strengths Conference at Bronson Centre on June 13, 2012. Click here for complete audio file of the address.

Tim Brodhead

Past President of the J. W. McConnell Family Foundation and Philanthropic Foundations; and Executive Director of the Canadian Council for International Co-operation (CCIC), Tim Brodhead delivering keynote address at the Conference.

Paul Born

Paul directs Tamarack – An Institute for Community Engagement, a ten year journey and partnership with Alan Broadbent of the Avana Capital Corporation and Maytree Foundation to advance place based solutions to entrenched problems like poverty. He introduced the concept and approach of Collective Impact at the opening plenary of the Conference.

LOS 2012