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10/27/2019

Homeless Connect Toronto Annual Event

Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Other

HCT runs a one-stop-shop event for individuals at-risk of homeless. We connect 1000+ guests to a variety of critical services, including job and housing consultation, eye care, chiropractic care, and hair care as well as a hot meal for the day.
We also received funding from the Toronto Foundation to host an event for at-risk youth in Toronto where critical services will be provided and tailored for youth at-risk or experiencing homelessness in early 2020.

Location: Mattamy Athletic Centre 50 Carlton St, , Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1J2

Attendance size: 1000 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Homeless Connect Toronto
Phone number to contact: (416) 899-7495


11/01/2019

Financial Literacy Bingo

Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm | Type of event: Contest

We are running a Financial Literacy BINGO contest for families through out the month of November 2019. Families will complete the financial tasks on the BINGO card and submit to our office. The financial tasks are family based and encourage families to talk about money and strategies for saving together! Contest will run from Nov 1-Nov 30.

Location: #2-706 Duchess Street, , Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7H 0Y5

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: READ Saskatoon
Phone number to contact: (306) 652-5448


11/03/2019

Timmins Money Mindfulness

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth Other

I will be conducting two financial literacy workshops the week of CEW in our local schools and have an information booth at our local Y on two evenings.Our local YMCA hosts a hockey game which has 800 to 1000 people in attendance. I intend on having a booth set up on with interactive games and prizes to give away. This year the game is on Nov 3 and so close to CEW so I thought it was a good fit to reach as many people as possible. Other then the game, dates have not been confirmed.

Location: 85 McIntyre, , Timmins, Ontario, P4N 8R8

Attendance size: 800 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA of Timmins
Phone number to contact: (705) 266-4779


11/04/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 36 Elgin St, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 5B4

Attendance size: 35 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/04/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 36 Elgin St, , Sudbury, Ontario, p3c5b4

Attendance size: 35 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/05/2019

Money Smart for Newcomers

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

(a) Workshop (Nov 5-22, 2019)
In November, each week there will be a topic, guest speaker e.g. from Credit Canada Debt Solutions will be invited to deliver workshop (1 hr) on specific topic.
Week 1: Budget 101, Week 2: Money Smart and setting financial goals, Week 3: Becoming a smart financial consumer
(b) Information Booth (Nov 27, 2019)
Guest speakers will hold information booths to provide information to newcomer students, it will be opened to all participants to ask questions.

Location: 1200 Markham Road, Suite 503, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1H3C3

Attendance size: 138 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Catholic Crosscultural Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 289-6766


11/05/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 10:00am - | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 111 Elm St, , Sudbury, Ontario, p3c 1t3

Attendance size: 45 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/06/2019

Personal Finance Seminar

Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Personal finance seminar looking at how to budget and why. Tips and tricks on how to save money. Evaluating Needs and Wants. How to start saving and finally fraud protection.

fully interactive presentation

Location: 105 Strowger Blvd, , Brockville, Ontario, K6V 5V2

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Employment + Education Centre
Phone number to contact: (613) 498-2111


11/11/2019

Pierrefonds Community High School Financial Education Day

Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Open House

Financial Literacy Open House with an information booth so that all grade 10 and 11 students can get information on Credit Canada and Financial Literacy. We will sent a booth for a 3 hr period between the lunch hours so students can have time to talk with our team and financial literacy resources people. We will have a social media contest to encourage student to come an receive and share information.

Location: 13800 Pierrefonds Blvd, , Pierrefonds, Quebec, H9A 1A7

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Youth Stars Foundation
Phone number to contact: (514) 945-6362


11/11/2019

Social Media Webinar

Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm | Type of event: Other

Using social media platforms such as Facebook Live and youtube we will host a Financial Literacy Webinar for youth, teachers, youth workers, parents and the general public on Financial Literacy. It will provide our organization the opportunity to give mass promotion to financial literacy and how the participants can access resources. It would allow us to also raise the profile of our organization on social media.
people can ask questiona while the video conference is live

Location: 13800 Pierrefonds Blvd, , Pierrefonds, Quebec, H9A 1A7

Attendance size: 300 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Youth Stars Foundation
Phone number to contact: (514) 945-6362


11/11/2019

Credit Education Booth 2019 (Nov. 11 - 15)

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Info table set up at main reception area Nov. 11 to 15. YMCA Employment and Community Centre has multiple programs serving jobseekers, newcomers, and youth participants living in Scarborough area:
1). Employment programs (Resource Centre; Job Zone; Workshops; Counseling; Youth Job Skills Development);
2). Language Assessment program;
3). Newcomer Information Centre;
4). Newcomer Youth Leadership Development;
5). Youth Gambling Awareness Program
Approximately daily traffic 180 to 210

Location: 10 Milner Business Court, Suite 600, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1B 3C6

Attendance size: 900 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA GTA
Phone number to contact: (416) 609-0218


11/11/2019

How to be Money Mindful

Time: - 11:59pm | Type of event: Contest

In order to participate in the contest, students should share their strategies for being Money Mindful on social media using #ucalgary_moneysmart #flm2019.
There is no limit on the number of entries. The more students share, the higher the chance of winning.
The funding will be spent on providing seven $100 University of Calgary bookstore gift cards.
Students can use the gift card to buy their textbooks or whatever they may need from the bookstore.

Location: MT 116, 2500 University Drive NW, , Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: University of Calgary
Phone number to contact: (403) 220-3831


11/11/2019

Money 101

Time: 10:00am - | Type of event: Workshop

We plan to have Credit Education Booth 2019 from Nov. 11 to 15 to support Credit Education Week 2019.
We would like to invite guest speaker from Credit Canada to deliver a workshop “Money 101” on Monday Nov. 11 too, if your schedule approved.
Normally we request session “Money 101 for Newcomers”. However, this time will be for all participant and staffs, not only to newcomers.

Location: 10 Milner Business Court, Suite 600, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1B 3C6

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA GTA
Phone number to contact: (416) 609-0218


11/11/2019

Money Mindfulness,YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 9:00am - 9:05am | Type of event: Other

Morning announcement packages based on information from Financial Consumer Agency of Canada for schools in English. The announcements are developed in a youth friendly language. YGAP will discuss the opportunity with school principals and provide announcements to run daily throughout credit education week. Topics include: – Needs vs want – Making a budget – Bank accounts: Saving and chequing accounts – Credit card – Credit report – Comparison shopping – Problem gambling and financial loss

Location: John F Ross, 21 Meyer Dr, , guelph, Ontario, N1E 4H1

Attendance size: 2400 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA YWCA OF GUELPH
Phone number to contact: (519) 766-2842


11/11/2019

Workshop in School, Fair

Time: 10:48am - 11:53am | Type of event: Workshop Fair Information Booth Contest

Workshop in School, during lunchtime. Working with Junior Achievement or Credit Education Week to arrange a speaker to help facilitate event as well as purchasing supplies to guide students in budgeting and bookkeeping. Meeting with students to make an interactive workshop for students to attend and learn about the importance of financial literacy.
Also making a poster and infographics during the Club Fair and School’s open House.
(Presentation, Social Media, Slideshow)

Location: 2021 Dundas St. W, , Mississauga, Ontario, L5K1R2

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Erindale Secondary School Me to We
Phone number to contact: (289) 652-4333


11/12/2019

Financial Literacy at Loyola

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Open House

Our Foundation will organize at Loyola High School which is well known educational institution in Montreal. A Credit Education Open House so that we can effectively promote the benefits of being financial literate for the students and how teachers can use these resources to educate the students. Many teachers are not aware of the free resources that exist from Credit canada as well as other stakeholders. This event will increase the visibility of financial literacy and help the school.

Location: 7272 Sherbrooke Street West, , Montreal, Quebec, H4B 1R2

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Montreal Community Cares Foundation
Phone number to contact: (514) 816-6232


11/12/2019

Resources & Tools: The Keys To Financial Literacy

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

Education Involved Advocacy Group is working with a group of students from James Cardinal McGuigan High School to host two financial literacy workshops for staff, students, and parents of the community. We will work with the group of to help them develop the workshop activities, materials and take away resources. Then starting Credit Canada Week we will assist them as they host two financial literacy workshops for their community. They will also handle outreach and promotion of the event.

Location: 1440 Finch Avenue West, , Toronto, Ontario, M3J3G3

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Education Involved Advocacy Group
Phone number to contact: (416) 587-6438


11/12/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 17A Rainbow Ridge Rd, , Birch Island, Ontario, P0P 1A0

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/12/2019

Financial Literacy Event Booth and Workshops

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Event 1:
Events booths: manned by YMCA YGAP outreach worker: 1 in Sarnia, 2 in Windsor. We will use credit education material, YGAP Financial Literacy/Responsible gambling material for staff, members and the public. We will be running activities that teach Financial Literacy and Credit Education concepts and how they intersect with gaming and gambling.

Event 2:
Financial Literacy presentations run in public and Catholic school boards in Sarnia and Windsor Ontario.

Location: 500 Victoria Avenue, , Windsor, Ontario, N9A 4M8

Attendance size: 275 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Southwestern Ontario
Phone number to contact: (519) 965-9335


11/12/2019

Money Mindfulness 1 day workshop

Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Option 2- FUTURES would like to host and facilitate a one day interactive workshop that would teach financial literacy and budgeting skills. This option would be more interactive, incorporating more role plays and communication skills for future face to face interactions within the community. Also includes a list of available resources within the community for further learning and follow up.

Location: 61 Glendale Avenue, , Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, B4C 3J4

Attendance size: 14 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Building FUTURES Employment Society
Phone number to contact: (902) 865-1797


11/12/2019

Personal Finance Seminar

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

Personal finance seminar looking at how to budget and why. Tips and tricks on how to save money. Evaluating Needs and Wants. How to start saving and finally fraud protection.

fully interactive presentation

Location: 52 Abbott St N, , Smiths Falls, Ontario, K7A 1W3

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Employment + Education Centre
Phone number to contact: (613) 498-2111


11/12/2019

Betting $ense: YGAP Financial Literacy Workshop

Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

This event will consist of three YGAP financial literacy workshops offered to three YMCA after School Program sites (locations based on After School Program host locations).Youth will create paper mache piggy banks.

Topics include:
– Needs vs want
– Making a budget
– Bank accounts: Saving and chequing accounts
– Credit card
– Comparison shopping
– Problem gambling and financial loss

Location: 123 Aylmer Street S, , Peterborough, Ontario, K9J3H8

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Central East Ontario - Balsillie Branch
Phone number to contact: (705) 927-3901


11/12/2019

Financial Literacy for the Family -Needs vs Wants

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

NYCH will have two Financial Literacy Information Booth at the Lawrence Square Mall (1st & 2nd floors). People visiting the mall will be encouraged to participate in various educational interactive games to learn how to make smart decisions with their money. Each booth will have games for all ages, such as snakes and ladders, ‘the price is right’, needs vs. wants, and other games. Fact sheets re.: budgeting, preparing an spending plan, how to talk to children about money and FL website links.

Location: 700 Lawrence Avenue West, , North York, Ontario, M6A 3B4

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: North York Community House (NYCH)
Phone number to contact: (416) 357-0354


11/12/2019

Mindfulness and Money

Time: - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The session will be conducted by a counsellor specializing in mindfulness along with our financial counsellors. The workshop will introduce mindfulness and explore its link to personal financial strategies. Financial counsellors will expand on the link to budgeting, and setting and achieving financial goals. A mindfulness session at the close of the workshop will provide support in implementing the strategies. Promotion will also include our networks and those of the library.

Location: Thunder Bay Public Library, 216 S Brodie Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7E1C2

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Thunder Bay Counselling
Phone number to contact: (807) 684-1884


11/12/2019

HRCPD - Financial Literacy

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

We will host 2 two-day workshops: purpose of credit, credit scores, responsibility, budgeting, credit cards, loans, mortgages, identity theft, savings: long term & short term, investments, etc. Some clients have had their financial affairs managed most of their life by others or they have not had the opportunity to learn about personal finance in school, this workshop will provide the education that they need to make good future decisions. Nov. 12-15, 10am to 3pm. We have a facilitator.

Location: 3 Studney Drive, , Hay River, Northwest Territories, X0E 0R5

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Hay River Committee for Persons with Disabilities
Phone number to contact: (867) 875-8385


11/12/2019

Credit Education, Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Workshop

Time: 9:00am - 10:00am | Type of event: Workshop

Book school presentations and discuss:
– Credit card harm reduction and safety tips when using credit cards to gamble online
– Using credit to gamble and implications
– Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud
– The importance of maintaining a good credit
– Distribute Credit education awareness material
– Provide referral for financial advice

Location: TBA - high schools in Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford areas, , HBB, Ontario, L8P 1H6

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Hamilton Burlington Brantford
Phone number to contact: (289) 260-8635


11/12/2019

Credit Education Week: Money Mindfulness Workshops

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

This event takes place after school for parents and students along with the general public. A credit counsellor will be presenting a topic about money mindfulness to parents and adults, while I present to the students and kids about budgeting. My activity involves games about needs and wants along how to prepare a budget. The school often runs family math nights and this event will take place along with it, to better promote the event. There will be refreshments for all attendees as well as door

Location: 18 Golf Course Ln, , Napanee, Ontario, K7R 3K6

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA of Eastern Ontario
Phone number to contact: (613) 530-7617


11/12/2019

Financial Literacy Display

Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Week long Financial Literacy Display. Pick up new ideas for spending and saving mindfully! Talk to a credit counsellor, take home budgeting tools and great tips to help you reach your financial goals!
Please note; Building is closed during lunch hour 12 – 1 pm weekdays.

Location: 540 George St. North, , Peterborough, Ontario, K9H 3S2

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Community Counselling & Resource Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 743-2272


11/12/2019

Money Mindfulness Lunch & Learn Session

Time: - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The funding will be used to provide lunch for students. This event is our signature event of the year, and it marks the financial literacy month. We are reaching out to our network to find out who would be the best choice to talk about the Money Mindfulness, but we also appreciate any suggestion that Credit Canada may have.

Location: Dining Centre 105, 124 University Gate NW, , Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4V8

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: University of Calgary
Phone number to contact: (403) 220-3831


11/12/2019

Understand and Be In Control of Your Finances

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

It will be a 2 day event
Day 1 – Nov 12 Tue – Facilitator educates audience on how to manage their finances, touching upon saving, bank accounts, budgeting, credit cards : positives and negatives, etc.
Day 2 – Nov 14, Thu- Walk the group through a budget so they can actually wok on one hands on.

Location: 1200 Markham Road, LL18, Scarborough, Yukon, M1H 3C3

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Settlement Assistance and Family Support Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 431-4847


11/12/2019

Money Mindfulness Lunch n' Learn

Time: - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

This Lunch n’ Learn will engage participants in fun and insightful dialogue on how we spend money and motivational tips to save more for the things we really want in life! Everyone welcome, seating is limited, and registration is required. Bring your lunch. We will provide snacks and refreshments.

Location: 540 George St. North, , Peterborough, Ontario, K9H 3S2

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Community Counselling & Resource Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 743-2272


11/12/2019

Money Mindfulness Conversation

Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm | Type of event: Other

How do you stop impulses buying? What are your secret saving techniques? Share tips on spending and saving your money mindfully, and engage in motivational conversation with Your community during Credit Education Week Canada, Nov 12 – 15th. Join us on Twitter @CCRC_Ptbo, facebook.com/CCRC.Peterborough, send us and email at creditcounselling@ccrc-ptbo.com or drop off your tips in person and visit our CEWC display. All submissions will be entered into draw for a $25 grocery store gift card.

Location: 540 George St. North, , Peterborough, Ontario, K9H 3S2

Attendance size: 500 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Community Counselling & Resource Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 743-2272


11/12/2019

Credit Education, Financial Literacy, and Responsible Gambling Interactive Booth

Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

An interactive booth, manned by YGAP outreach worker using credit education material & YMCA Youth Gambling Awareness Program material related to Financial literacy & Responsible Gambling. The booth will be open to staff and members of the public to discuss the following: credit score; risks of spending money on gambling instead of paying bills and the impact on credit score; and making informed decision and spending money wisely when it comes to participating in gambling activities.

Location: 235 McNabb Street, , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6B 1Y3

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sault Ste. Marie YMCA
Phone number to contact: (705) 943-3500


11/12/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 324-F Elm St, , Sudbury, Ontario, p3c 1v8

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/12/2019

Financial Literacy Workshop

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Description of event: Credit Education, Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Workshop
Book school presentations and discuss:
– Credit card harm reduction and safety tips when using credit cards to gamble online
– Using credit to gamble and implications
– Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud
– The importance of maintaining a good credit
– distribute Credit education awareness material
– provide referral for financial advice

Location: 235 McNabb Street, , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6B 1Y3

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Sault Ste. Marie YMCA
Phone number to contact: (705) 943-3500


11/12/2019

Morning Announcements for Credit Education and Budgeting for Youth

Time: 9:00am - 10:00am | Type of event: Other

Morning announcement packages based on information from Financial Consumer Agency of Canada for schools in French and English. The announcements are developed in a youth friendly language. YGAP will discuss the opportunity with school principals and provide them with announcements to run daily throughout credit education week. Topics include: Needs vs want Making a budget Bank accounts: Saving and chequing accounts
Credit card Credit report Comparison shopping Problem gambling and financial

Location: 235 McNabb Street, , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6B 1Y3

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Sault Ste. Marie YMCA
Phone number to contact: (705) 943-3500


11/12/2019

YGAP Finacial Literacy Booth

Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Description of event:

A booth manned by a YGAP staff at the MacBain Community Centre lobby in Niagara Falls using Credit Education, YGAP Financial Literacy, and responsible gambling material available to YMCA staff, members, and the public.
Displays and Activities include:
– A prize wheel with financial literacy questions regarding: virtual currency, credit, and gambling & money.
– Printed posters offering information regarding credit scores, budgeting, and credit card harm reduction str

Location: 7150 Montrose Road, , Niagara Falls, Ontario, L2H 3N3

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Niagara
Phone number to contact: (289) 213-4869


11/12/2019

Money and You - Balance your Books

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The first event will focus on newcomers and youth, who will be the primary participants for all events in the program. The first event will be a joint workshop hosted by Credit Canada Debt Solutions and Springboard Services, and will be a seminar for the participants regarding managing debt.

The first event will focus on credit, the different types of credit, how to resolve it, and how to get rid of debt.

Location: Unit 105 - 3195 Sheppard Avenue East, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1T 3K1

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Springboard Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 849-4421


11/13/2019

Financial Literacy Open House 2019

Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Financial Literacy awareness has been picking up a lot steam recently in the local high schools of Montreal. More awareness need to created for local community organizations especially those that serve youth and new comers. Those are our target populations. This event we will invite community leaders, youth workers and their participants to come and get information on financial literacy and seek strategies to include it in their regular programming. This event will be streamed live

Location: 6555 chemin de la Côte-des-Neiges, Office 240, Montreal, Quebec, H3S 2A6

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Carrefour jeunesse-emploi de Côte-des-Neiges
Phone number to contact: (514) 817-3941


11/13/2019

Money Mindfullnesss For Seniors

Time: 12:30am - 1:30am | Type of event: Workshop

This workshop event will be at the Senior’s Drop in centre. It will cover general money management but will also include senior specific issues such as how to identify scams, traps, and elder abuse. We will also be talking about how values shift as we age and how to adapt accordingly. It will be set up as a ‘lunch and learn’. The drop in centre is at the centre of an apartment complex.

Location: 619 Bay St., , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 0A2

Attendance size: 24 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Credit Counselling Service of Sault Ste. Marie
Phone number to contact: (705) 254-1424


11/13/2019

CEWC 2019 Professional Development Day

Time: 8:30am - 1:30pm | Type of event: Professional Development Day

Front line service providers and community members are welcome to attend and build capacity by acquiring knowledge and develop their skills in public resources, services, and tools.

The 2019 Professional Development Day will feature the following speakers:
– Melissa Leong – Keynote Speaker – Money Expert for CTV’s The Social; Author of Happy Go Money

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

This event is free but registration is requested.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St. (Downtown YMCA), , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 300 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Credit Canada Debt Solutions
Phone number to contact: 416-228-3328


11/13/2019

Money Mindfulness, Youth Gambling Awareness Program – Financial Literacy

Time: 8:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

YMCA Youth Gambling Awareness Program will provide participants the knowledge, tools and resources to make wise decisions for their financial future.
Number of events (held over multiple days during Credit Education Week):
– Hosting interactive awareness tables/booths at local schools and/or YMCA
– Completing multiple financial literacy sessions at various schools throughout Simcoe County
(Schools within Simcoe County District School Board and/or Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District Board)

Location: 381 Birch Street, , Orillia, Ontario, L3V 2P5

Attendance size: 500 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka
Phone number to contact: (705) 794-0727


11/13/2019

Financial Literacy Event Booth and Workshops

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Event 2:
The YGAP workshop, “Betting Sense”, will be presented to elementary and secondary school (public and catholic) classes as well as alternative education and employement groups. This workshop focuses on gambling and financial literacy concepts including: the use of credit/money to gamble & implications, credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud, the importance of good credit, referrals for financial literacy and Credit Canada Debt Solution materials distribution.

Location: To be determined with school addresses, , Windsor, Ontario, N9A 4M8

Attendance size: 35 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Southwestern Ontario
Phone number to contact: (519) 965-9335


11/13/2019

Budgeting 1 & 2

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

We are planning to host 2 workshops with approximately 10 participants. Most of the participants are under 22 years of age, pregnant and/or have children under the age of 3, and are on social assistance.

Location: 205 Parliament St., , Toronto, Ontario, M5A 2Z4

Attendance size: 10 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Jessie's-the June Callwood Centre for Young Women
Phone number to contact: (416) 365-1888


11/13/2019

Financial Basics - Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings

Time: 11:40am - 12:35am | Type of event: Workshop

Workshop #1 – Financial Basics – Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings
On November 13th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Budgeting, Debt, Credit, Needs vs Wants, Purchasing Habits, Financial Decision making.

Workshop #2 and Workshop #3 – Planning for the Future – Post Secondary Funding
On November 20th and 27th, 2019
To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.

Location: 55 Malvern Ave, , Toronto, Ontario, M4E3E4

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Aly Hirji - TDSB
Phone number to contact: (647) 297-0880


11/13/2019

SEMINAR

Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Two session seminar. We will help students digging up sources of funds for their tuition. That’s why we’re hosting Ways To Pay seminars for students, parents and guidance counsellors. Attendees will come away with: A detailed financial summary; participants will create a personalized expense/funding worksheet, based on their unique situation for their post-secondary journey.

Location: 47 Station Road, Mimico Centennial Library, Toronto, Ontario, M8V2R1

Attendance size: 80 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: CultureLInk Settlement Services
Phone number to contact: (647) 404-2235


11/13/2019

: Credit Education, Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Facilitated by YGAP using CEC material & YGAP material related to FL and Responsible Gambling. This opportunity is borne out of an indicated need from frontline staff who teach and talk about FL&CE with their program participants. The workshop goal will be to build facilitator confidence in delivering content related to FL&CE through their various programs.

– Credit score & Creditors
– Budgeting & Saving
– Managing Credit Cards
– Online Gaming & Gambling
– Fraud Protection

Location: Central Library Hamilton, 55 York Boulevard, Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 4E4

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA of Hamilton Burlington Brantford
Phone number to contact: (289) 260-8635


11/13/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Two sessions held on location for the community members of Whitefish River. They are open to the public however.

Location: 17A Rainbow Ridge Rd, , Whitefish River, Ontario, P0P 1A0

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/13/2019

Credit Education Week tabling event

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth Other

A tabling event will take place in Jane Finch Mall and will promote and provide resources and referrals for financial literacy in the Jane/Finch community.

Location: 1911 Finch Ave W, , North York, Ontario, M3N 2V2

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: JANE FINCH COMMUNITY MINISTRY
Phone number to contact: (647) 526-9065


11/13/2019

How to Save on a Stretched Budget

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

East Scarborough Storefront is a community backbone organization (based on the hub model of service delivery) that serves the Kingston Galloway Orton Park neighbourhood of East Scarborough. The proposed workshop will be delivered by a local financial planner Lana Durst on how to set money aside as savings on an already stretched income. It will also touch upon budgeting and saving for educational needs, especially for youth.

Location: 4040 Lawrence Ave E, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1E 2R2

Attendance size: 4040 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: East Scarborough Storefront
Phone number to contact: (416) 208-9889


11/13/2019

Real Cost of Living

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

I will be working with Georgian College and County of Grey Ontario works, to provide participants the knowledge, and tools needed to make wise decisions for their financial future.

Location: 1450 8th street East, , Owen sound, Ontario, n4k5r4

Attendance size: 70 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA
Phone number to contact: (226) 974-0765


11/13/2019

Community Mixer

Time: 4:00pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Open House

This event will take place immediately after the aforementioned workshop, allowing community members to mix and mingle, enjoy refreshments, and talk to the workshop facilitator. We will also be guiding a local youth collective that meets regularly at our site to the mixer and the next event, which will be a panel discussion. The panelists will also be present at the mixer for conversations/questions.

Location: 4040 Lawrence Ave E, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1E 2R2

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: East Scarborough Storefront
Phone number to contact: (416) 208-9889


11/13/2019

Panel Discussion - Money Matters

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm | Type of event: Other

A moderated panel discussion consisting of professionals from a variety of backgrounds in the financial or community service sector, such as:

-Woodgreen Community Services, providing financial empowerment counseling and workshops to newcomers
-Consolidated Credit, providing Debt Consolidated and Counseling Services
-SmartSaver, non-profit community project allowing families to understand and access government money available for education after high school.
-Local financial professionals

Location: 4040 Lawrence Ave E, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1E 2R2

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: East Scarborough Storefront
Phone number to contact: (416) 208-9889


11/13/2019

YGAP Classroom workshop - Betting Sense

Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The YGAP workshop, “Betting Sense”, will be presented to elementary and secondary school classes as well as alternative education and employment groups. This workshop focuses on gambling and financial literacy concepts including:
– The use of credit/money to gamble and implications.
– Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud (age applicable).
– The importance of maintaining a good credit (age applicable).
– Provide referral for financial advice.
– Date and time TBD

Location: to be determined, , St. Catharines, Ontario, L2N 4H7

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Niagara
Phone number to contact: (289) 213-4869


11/13/2019

Money Mindfulness - Everyday banking and Managing Debt

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

WSC will invite community members through our network of local community partners. A team of student volunteers will work with staff in the planning, promoting and execution of the event. We have planned the following agenda.
1:00 – 1:15 – Welcome and Introductions
1:15 – 2:15 – Credit Canada presentation on Debt Management.
2:15 – 2:45 – Q & A
2:45 – 3:45 – Royal Bank Canada presentation on Everyday Banking and Credit.
3:45 – 5:00 – Q & A followed by refreshments

Location: 55 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 703, Toronto, Ontario, M4P1G8

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Working Skills Centre
Phone number to contact: (416) 703-7770


11/14/2019

Food and Numbers

Time: 12:30am - 1:30pm | Type of event: Other

A small networking lunch with a focus on budgeting. In this session, honorariums will be disbursed and we will issue a challenge to the participants to allocate the honorarium as it relates to their daily tasks, particularly in food. We will also look at the value an individual places on food.

Location: Unit 105 - 3195 Sheppard Avenue East, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1T 3K1

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Springboard Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 849-4421


11/14/2019

Budget Planning

Time: 9:00am - 5:00am | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

We would like to offer 2 seperate budget workshops, 1 targeting adults and one targeting youth in high school. We would like to help them plan their budgets, find ways to save money and even offer an extreme couponing workshop to help with food expenses.

Location: 330 Second Avenu, Suite 104, Timmins, Ontario, p4n8a4

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Employment Options Emploi
Phone number to contact: (705) 268-3800


11/14/2019

Money and you - Budgeting

Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

This workshop will provide participants with information on budgeting and money management, and how Credit Canada can help. It will be hosted by Credit Canada and will teach participants to create realistic budgets, rules of money management and budgeting, and establishing and reaching financial goals.

Location: Unit 105 - 3195 Sheppard Avenue East, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1T 3K1

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Springboard Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 849-4421


11/14/2019

Money and You - Balance your Books

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The first event will focus on newcomers and youth, who will be the primary participants for all events in the program. The first event will be a joint workshop hosted by Credit Canada Debt Solutions and Springboard Services, and will be a seminar for the participants regarding managing debt.

The first event will focus on credit, the different types of credit, how to resolve it, and how to get rid of debt.

Location: Unit 105 - 3195 Sheppard Avenue East, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1T 3K1

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Springboard Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 849-4421


11/14/2019

Money Mindfullnesss Lunch and Learn

Time: 11:30am - 12:30am | Type of event: Workshop

This workshop will be held in a community centre in the west end of our city. We will be presenting a free informative talk about managing money and credit. We will be looking at ways to maximize income, set/achieve financial goals, and how to go about debt reduction.

Location: 619 Bay St., , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 0A2

Attendance size: 24 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Credit Counselling Service of Sault Ste. Marie
Phone number to contact: (705) 254-1424


11/14/2019

CEWC 2019 Dinner Gala

Time: 5:30pm - 9:00pm | Type of event: Dinner Gala

Join us for our annual Dinner Gala where we recognize the winners of the 2019 Grade 12 Essay Contest, and acknowledge the sponsors of Credit Education Week Canada. This year, we will be joined by our keynote speakers, Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole.

Registration is required for this event.

Location: Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front St. W., , Toronto, Ontario, M5J 1E3

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Credit Canada Debt Solutions
Phone number to contact: 416-228-3328


11/14/2019

Community Financial Wellness Fair

Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Fair

I will host an interactive booth at the YMCA of Central East Ontario (Balsillie Branch Peterborough) focusing on different aspects of money mindfulness and how it relates with gambling and gaming. Topics of activities facilitated will include; budgeting, managing credit cards, fraud protection, and online gaming and gambling. Prizes, tools and take home information will be given out.
This booth will be operated as part of a larger, financial wellness fair.

Location: 123 Aylmer Street S, , Peterborough, Ontario, K9J3H8

Attendance size: 300 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA of Central East Ontario - Balsillie Branch
Phone number to contact: (705) 927-3901


11/14/2019

Money and you - Budgeting

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

This workshop will provide participants with information on budgeting and money management, and how Credit Canada can help. It will be hosted by Credit Canada and will teach participants to create realistic budgets, rules of money management and budgeting, and establishing and reaching financial goals.

Location: Unit 105 - 3195 Sheppard Avenue East, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1T 3K1

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Springboard Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 849-4421


11/14/2019

Community Information Fair

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Fair

Community Information Fair will take place in Jane Finch Mall and will promote and provide resources and referrals for financial literacy opportunities for the Jane/Finch community. It will be devoted to increase general financial literacy of hundreds of people.

Location: 1911 Finch Ave W, , North York, Ontario, M3N 2V2

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: JANE FINCH COMMUNITY MINISTRY
Phone number to contact: (647) 526-9065


11/14/2019

Community Information Fair

Time: 10:00am - 4:00am | Type of event: Fair

Community Information Fair will take place in Jane Finch Mall and will promote and provide resources and referrals for financial literacy opportunities for the Jane/Finch community. It will be devoted to increase general financial literacy of hundreds of people.

Location: 1911 Finch Ave W, , North York, Ontario, M3N 1K8

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: JANE FINCH COMMUNITY MINISTRY
Phone number to contact: (647) 526-9065


11/14/2019

Mindfulness and Money

Time: - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The session will be conducted by a counsellor specializing in mindfulness along with our financial counsellors. The workshop will introduce mindfulness and explore its link to personal financial strategies. Financial counsellors will expand on the link to budgeting, and setting and achieving financial goals. A mindfulness session at the close of the workshop will provide support in implementing the strategies. Promotion will also include our networks and those of the library.

Location: Thunder Bay Public Library, 285 Red River Road, Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B1A9

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Thunder Bay Counselling
Phone number to contact: (807) 684-1884


11/14/2019

Money Mindfulness Evening Event

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

This event is open for the public and will take place at the Kingston YMCA location. The night starts with activities for youths to participate in money management and budgeting. The YMCA’s youth leaders will be helping run this activity. The activity will help kids understand the difference between needs and wants and help them prioritize their needs, this takes place from 6 – 7 pm. Following this activity is the main event which is a workshop on financial literacy and gambling awareness, this

Location: 100 Wright Crescent, , Kingston, Ontario, K7L4T9

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA of Eastern Ontario
Phone number to contact: (613) 530-7617


11/14/2019

Understand and Be In Control of Your Finances

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Day 2
Details provided in original application

Location: 1200 Markham Road, LL18, Scarborough, Yukon, M1H 3C3

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Settlement Assistance and Family Support Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 431-4847


11/14/2019

FINDING MONEY ON THE TABLE – INFORMATION AND HELP WITH TAXES, GOVERNMENT BENEFITS AND MORE

Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Meet with Community Financial Workers from Agincourt Community Services Association for one-on-one assistance with financial issues related to taxes, CPP, Old Age Security. Learn about government benefits and tax credits you may be eligible for. Find out about resources available close to you for budgeting and debt management.

Location: 202 MARKHAM ROAD, ACSA SCARBOROUGH SOUTH DROP-IN, TORONTO, Ontario, M1J 3C2

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: AGINCOURT COMMUNITY SERVICES ASSOCIATION
Phone number to contact: (416) 321-6912


11/14/2019

"Dine & Learn": Budgeting

Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The YMCA NDG TeenZone will be hosting a Financial Literacy workshop designed for youth ages 12-17. The workshop will be open to youth in the NDG community, the Westmount and Beurling Academy TeenZone and the youth who frequent the NDG TeenZone. The event will be catered by a local restaurant. Daisy Alcindor from the Maison D’Haiti will host the budgeting workshop. The workshop will have a duration of 1.5-2 hours so as to maximize the interest and interaction of the youth.

Location: 4335 ave Hampton, , Montreal, Quebec, H4A 2L3

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA NDG
Phone number to contact: (514) 486-3273


11/14/2019

The Secrets to a Successful Financial Life

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Mohawk College Alumni and local entrepreneur Brian Hogben had a dream and a goal: to become a millionaire by the time he was 35. However, when he graduated from college he was in debt – REALLY in debt. Through a series of jobs, side hustles, and starting his own business, Brian attained his first million within only ten years of graduating from Mohawk!

Join us as Brian shares his secrets to a successful financial life. Pizza lunch to be provided for Mohawk students with ID cards.

Location: 135 Fennell Ave W, , Hamilton, Ontario, L9C 0E5

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Mohawk College
Phone number to contact: (905) 575-1212


11/14/2019

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth Other

There will be an interactive information booth focusing on different aspects of money mindfulness.

Location: 1911 Finch Ave W, , North York, Ontario, M3N 2V2

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: JANE FINCH COMMUNITY MINISTRY
Phone number to contact: (647) 526-9065


11/14/2019

Money Mindfulness, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 7:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

I will host an interactive booth at the YMCA YWCA of Guelph focusing on different aspects of money mindfulness and how it relates with gambling and gaming. Topics of activities facilitated will include; budgeting, managing credit cards, fraud protection, and online gaming and gambling. Prizes, tools and take home information will be given out.

Location: 130 WOODLAND GLEN DR, , guelph, Ontario, N1E 4H1

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: YMCA YWCA OF GUELPH
Phone number to contact: (519) 766-2842


11/14/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 186 Main St, , Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, P2B 1N9

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/14/2019

YGAP Finacial Literacy Booth

Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

A booth manned by a YGAP staff at the Niagara Centre (Welland) YMCA using Credit Education, YGAP Financial Literacy, and responsible gambling material available to YMCA staff, members, and the public.
Displays and Activities include:
– A prize wheel with financial literacy questions regarding: virtual currency, credit, and gambling & money.
– Printed posters offering information regarding credit scores, budgeting, and credit card harm reduction strategies.
– Financial education word searches

Location: 310 Woodlawn Road, , Welland, Ontario, L36 7N4

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA of Niagara
Phone number to contact: (289) 213-4869


11/15/2019

Lavoie High School Financial Literacy Day

Time: 11:30am - 1:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Lavoie High School in Montreal has a large multicultural student population. On Thursday November 15, 2019 we will be hosting a promotional booth at the school to promote financial literacy and resources from Credit Canada. The goal is to provide the students and teacher and school staff information that they can use for the school year. We hope to have the opportunity to host other financial literacy activities during the rest of the school year. Event will allow us the develop partnership

Location: 6755 Lavoie Street, , Montreal, Quebec, H3W 2K8

Attendance size: 300 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Carrefour jeunesse-emploi de Côte-des-Neiges
Phone number to contact: (514) 817-3941


11/15/2019

Parent and Tot Read-a-Long

Time: 11:00am - | Type of event: Workshop Other

This event will be held at our public library. It will be offered to parents with young children. Each child attending will receive a copy of Aesop’s Fable ‘The Ant and the Grasshopper’. They will also receive a piggy bank. We will discuss the history of piggy banks and the importance of saving. We will also take time to outline our services, give out grab bags and provide time for a Q and A

Location: James L. McIntyre Centennial Library, 50 East St., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 3C3

Attendance size: 24 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Credit Counselling Service of Sault Ste. Marie
Phone number to contact: (705) 254-1424


11/15/2019

Financial Literacy Workshop

Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

68 Bergamot is a YWCA permanent housing building holding 68 apartment . Our tenants are women and children coming out from violence and abuse in their family/intimate relationship. Financial literacy is highly needed for our clientele to develop the skills to budget and manage their money . They will learn financial tools to move forward and reach short and long term goals in their families. This is an opportunity to empower women to make positive changes in their life.

Location: 68 Bergamot Av, Community Room - 2nd Floor, Toronto, Ontario, M9W 1V9

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YWCA TORONTO
Phone number to contact: (416) 748-7766


11/15/2019

Building and Maintaining Good Credit in Canada

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Fair

This workshop will be the signature session offered to participants after during or after the week of November 11th. In the past two years, we’ve co-hosted a money and credit workshop with community partners. We are looking to doing the same this year and make it into a bigger event involving other partners.

Location: 21 Panorama Court, , Etobicoke, Ontario, M9V 3S6

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: ACCESS Community Capital Fund
Phone number to contact: (416) 462-0496


11/15/2019

Financial Literacy Week Information Booth

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

There will be an interactive information booth focusing on different aspects of money management literacy. Participants from a number of agencies will provide information support on the spot for Jane-Finch community residents. Everybody is welcome. The previous the same events attracted a lot of people.

Location: 250, , North York, Ontario, M3N 2V2

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: JANE FINCH COMMUNITY MINISTRY
Phone number to contact: (647) 526-9065


11/15/2019

Building and Maintaining Good Credit in Canada

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Fair

Our target audience will be people facing financial barriers and newcomer to Canada.

Location: 21 Panorama Court, , Etobicoke, Ontario, M9V 3S6

Attendance size: 70 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: ACCESS Community Capital Fund
Phone number to contact: (416) 462-0496


11/15/2019

Money Mindfulness, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 9:00am - 10:15am | Type of event: Workshop

Book school presentations and discuss: – Money Mindfulness, Credit card harm reduction and safety tips when using credit cards to gamble online – Using credit to gamble and implications – Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud – The importance of maintaining a good credit , distribute Credit education awareness material & provide referral for financial advice

Location: Centre Dufferin District High school 150 Fourth Ave, , Shelburne, Ontario, L9V 3R5

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA YWCA OF GUELPH
Phone number to contact: (519) 766-2842


11/15/2019

Money Mindfulness, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 1:00pm - 2:20pm | Type of event: Workshop

Book school presentations and discuss: – Money mindfulness, Credit card harm reduction and safety tips when using credit cards to gamble online – Using credit to gamble and implications – Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud – The importance of maintaining a good credit , distribute Credit education awareness material & provide referral for financial advice

Location: College Heights 371 College Ave W, , Guelph, Ontario, N1G 1T3

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA YWCA OF GUELPH
Phone number to contact: (519) 766-2842


11/15/2019

Money Mindfulness, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Book school presentations and discuss: – Money mindfulness, Credit card harm reduction and safety tips when using credit cards to gamble online – Using credit to gamble and implications – Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud – The importance of maintaining a good credit , distribute Credit education awareness material & provide referral for financial advice

Location: 55 Wyndham St N, , Guelph, Ontario, N1H 7T8

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: YMCA YWCA OF GUELPH
Phone number to contact: (519) 766-2842


11/16/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 1:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 196 Van Horne St, , Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, P3E 1E5

Attendance size: 55 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/16/2019

seminar

Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Two session seminar. we will help students digging up sources of funds for their tuition. that is why we are hosting ways to pay seminars for students, parents and guidance counsellors. Attendees will come away with: A detailed financial summary; participants will create a personalized expense/ funding worksheet, based on their unique situation for their post-secondary journey.

Location: 47 Station Road, , toronto, Ontario, M8V2R1

Attendance size: 80 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: culturelink settlement services
Phone number to contact: (647) 404-2235


11/17/2019

Debt Free Stress Free for the Filipino Canadian Community House Family

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Open House

This is a whole day Information Sharing and Group dynamics Sessions open to anybody interested and to the adults , seniors members of the Filipino Canadian Community House (FCCH) including also walk-in newcomer immigrants.We can mobilize 30 to 40 participants. The first event will be held on November 16,2019 from 10:00 to 4:00 pm. The 2nd event will be held on November 23, 2019 also at 10:00 to 4:00pm. The participants to this second event are the Youth Leaders Group members of FCCH.

Location: 5 Replin Road,Room 16, , Toronto, Ontario, M6A 2N3

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Filipino Canadian Community House
Phone number to contact: (416) 783-9285


11/18/2019

Financial Literacy Workshop

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

No. of events: 2
Proposed Date: Monday & Tuesday 18th and 19th, 2019
Time of event: 2:00 – 3:00pm
Class size estimate each: 30
Venue: Northwood Neighborhood Services (NNS)
Address: 1860 Wilson Avenue, Toronto, ON

Northwood will provide:
• Space
• Projector, and
• Flipchart

Northwood is requesting the following:
• Monthly Budget Trackers: 200
• Money Management & Budgeting Booklets: 200
• Manual Calculator: 200
• Bags: 200
• Pens: 200
• Focus Magazin

Location: 1860 Wilson Avenue, Suite 400, , Toronto, Ontario, M9M 3A7

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Northwood Neighbourhood Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 409-7558


11/18/2019

Financial Literacy Bingo & Financial Literacy Training

Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Contest Other

We are running a Financial Literacy Bingo activity through the local newspaper promoting Financial Literacy for families. Families will have a chance to complete the “financial challenges” on the Bingo card and submit them to READ Saskatoon. We are also running a Financial Literacy Train the Facilitator – training various non-profit and or community organizations to facilitate Financial Literacy to their clients who access their organizations.

Location: #2-706 Duchess Street, , Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7K 0R3

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: READ Saskatoon
Phone number to contact: (306) 652-5448


11/18/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 10:00am - | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 100 High St, , Levack, Ontario, P0M 2C0

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/19/2019

Financial Literacy

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Breakdown of funding for items: List your items and costs
Total estimated cost per event: 60 participants
Refreshments: $340
TTC Tickets: 60 x$6 = $360
Total: $700

Northwood will provide:
• Space
• Projector, and
• Flipchart

Northwood is requesting the following:
• Monthly Budget Trackers: 200
• Money Management & Budgeting Booklets: 200
• Manual Calculator: 200
• Bags: 200
• Pens: 200
• Focus Magazine: 100

Location: 1860 Wilson Avenue, Suite 400, , Toronto, Ontario, M9M 3A7

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Northwood Neighbourhood Services
Phone number to contact: (416) 409-7558


11/19/2019

LUNCH AND LEARN – BASIC BANKING, CREDIT MANAGEMENT AND SCAM PREVENTION

Time: 10:00am - | Type of event: Workshop

Informative workshop on the topics of banking, types of credit, credit management and spotting financial scams and frauds. Interactive games to reinforce important financial literacy concepts. Workshop held in the Dorset Park Community Hub with participants from the Newcomers’ Centre, Food Bank and Child and Family programs.

Location: 1911 KENNEDY ROAD, UNIT 105, , SCARBOROUGH, Ontario, M1P 2L9

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: AGINCOURT COMMUNITY SERVICES ASSOCIATION
Phone number to contact: (416) 321-6912


11/19/2019

Personal Finance Seminar

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Personal finance seminar looking at how to budget and why. Tips and tricks on how to save money. Evaluating Needs and Wants. How to start saving and finally fraud protection.

fully interactive presentation

Location: 125 Prescott St, , Kemptville, Ontario, K0G 1J0

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Employment + Education Centre
Phone number to contact: (613) 498-2111


11/19/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 575 Sagamok Rd, , Masse, Ontario, P0P 1L0

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/20/2019

One-to-one sessions

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Type of event: Other

We will host one-to-one sessions for participants with financial advisors

Location: 205 Parliament St., , Toronto, Ontario, M5A 2Z4

Attendance size: 6 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Jessie's-the June Callwood Centre for Young Women
Phone number to contact: (416) 365-1888


11/20/2019

Financial Basics - Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings

Time: 11:40am - 12:35am | Type of event: Workshop

Workshop #1 – Financial Basics – Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings
On November 13th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Budgeting, Debt, Credit, Needs vs Wants, Purchasing Habits, Financial Decision making.

Workshop #2 and Workshop #3 – Planning for the Future – Post Secondary Funding
On November 20th and 27th, 2019
To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.

Location: 55 Malvern Ave, , Toronto, Ontario, M4E3E4

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Aly Hirji - TDSB
Phone number to contact: (647) 297-0880


11/20/2019

Mindful Money Matters

Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm | Type of event: Fair

This event will provide parents with children 0-6 information relevant to the current life. Activities will be made available to parents in order to teach their children about money. We will also provide material from Credit Canada. It will be a fair that is provided to parents as they attend the regular scheduled programs at the Early ON Centre.

Location: 4400 Jane Street, , Toronto, Ontario, M3N 2K4

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Jane Finch Centre
Phone number to contact: (416) 663-2733


11/20/2019

FINDING MONEY ON THE TABLE – INFORMATION AND HELP WITH TAXES, GOVERNMENT BENEFITS AND MORE

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Meet with Community Financial Workers from Agincourt Community Services Association for one-on-one assistance with financial issues related to taxes, CPP, Old Age Security. Learn about government benefits and tax credits you may be eligible for. Find out about resources available close to you for budgeting and debt management.

Location: 1911 KENNEDY ROAD, UNIT 105, DORSET PARK COMMUNITY HUB, SCARBOROUGH, Ontario, M1P 2L9

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: AGINCOURT COMMUNITY SERVICES ASSOCIATION
Phone number to contact: (416) 321-6912


11/20/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 132-10 Elm St, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 5N3

Attendance size: 45 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/21/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 1960 Paris St, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3E4V3

Attendance size: 35 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/21/2019

Cons & Kernels: Building a Business Behind Bars

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Successful social media entrepreneur & Hamilton native Emily O’Brien found herself on the wrong side of the law in 2015 after she was caught in the possession of narcotics. During her time at Grand Valley Institution for Women, Emily created the business plan for Cons & Kernels: a venture that would allow here to not only make money, but provide employment opportunities for others who have done time. Join us as Emily shares her journey of overcoming financial and societal obstacles to rebuild!

Location: 135 Fennell Ave W, , Hamilton, Ontario, L9C 0E5

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Mohawk College
Phone number to contact: (905) 575-1212


11/21/2019

Financial Literacy Workshop

Time: 10:48am - 11:53am | Type of event: Workshop

Financial Literacy Booth at the student me to we club, where we will be focusing on a deeper lens about financial literacy, and what it means to have financial literacy in a first world country vs. third world countries. Learning about the way that these systems help to facilitate our world as it is today.
A summary about financial literacy, as well as guided activities and quiz with prizes for the meeting.

Location: 2021 Dundas St. W, , Mississauga, Ontario, L5K1R2

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Erindale Secondary School Me to We
Phone number to contact: (289) 652-4333


11/23/2019

Money Mindfullness

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Helping to educate people of the importance of budgeting and money management.

Location: 196 Van Horne St, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 1E5

Attendance size: 55 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Sudbury Community Service Centre
Phone number to contact: (705) 560-0430


11/23/2019

1. FEPS Open House - Title TBD 2. Financial Empowerment for Frontline Workers, Volunteers, etc.

Time: 9:30am - | Type of event: Workshop Open House Other

Event 1
*Learn what is financial empowerment and problem solving
*Meet the government agencies and financial institutions we work with to facilitate access to benefits
* Workshops on tax filing, saving and investing, debt management

Event 2
*A day long event that will inform workers and volunteers on the financial programs, resources and innovations available to support them in supporting low-income community members. The date/location of this event is tbd. Community members are welcome.

Location: 1033 King Street West, , Toronto, Ontario, M6K 3N3

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: West Neighbourhood House
Phone number to contact: (416) 848-7980


11/23/2019

Please see initial application

Time: 9:30am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Workshop Open House

Was included on page 1 of the application

Location: TBD, , Toronto, Ontario, M6K 3N3

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: West Neighbourhood House
Phone number to contact: (416) 848-7980


11/23/2019

seminar

Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Two session seminar. we will help students digging up sources of funds for their tutition. that is why we are hosting ways to pay seminars for students, parents and guidance counsellors. attendees will come away with: A detailed finacial summary; participants will create a personalized expensefunding worksheet, based on their unique situation for their post-secondary journey.

Location: 47 Station Road, , toronto, Ontario, M8V2R1

Attendance size: 80 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: culturelink settlement services
Phone number to contact: (647) 404-2235


11/27/2019

Financial Basics - Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings

Time: 11:40am - 12:35am | Type of event: Workshop

Workshop #1 – Financial Basics – Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings
On November 13th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Budgeting, Debt, Credit, Needs vs Wants, Purchasing Habits, Financial Decision making.

Workshop #2 and Workshop #3 – Planning for the Future – Post Secondary Funding
On November 20th and 27th, 2019
To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.

Location: 55 Malvern Ave, , Toronto, Ontario, M4E3E4

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Aly Hirji - TDSB
Phone number to contact: (647) 297-0880


11/28/2019

Money Mindfulness - Financial Tools for Seniors

Time: 10:30am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Organized by WSC Older Adults Group in collaboration with Montgomery Seniors Residence. A team of student volunteers will assist in the planning, promotion and delivery of the event. Agenda:
10:30 – 11:00 Role play and presentation on elder abuse and fraud
11:00 – 11:30 Discussion
11:30 – 12:30 Credit Canada – Financial Tools for Seniors Presentation
12:30 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 Information sharing – strategies for saving money and reducing debt.

Location: 55 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 703, Toronto, Ontario, M4P1G8

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: Working Skills Centre
Phone number to contact: (416) 703-7770


11/28/2019

Sustainable Student Budgeting

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

EVENT #1 – Workshop

GOAL – Help students live with minimal waste while still balancing a budget

AUDIENCE – University of King’s College Students

-Discuss where to get low price, zero waste whole foods and containers
-Discuss student budgeting challenges and sustainable buying options
-Make granola and fill containers to take home.
-Trivia and prizes, including thrift store items.

Location: 6350 Coburg Road, , Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 2A1

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: University of King’s College
Phone number to contact: (902) 266-4611


12/04/2019

SUITABLE IMPRESSIONS COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT EVENT

Time: - 2:00pm | Type of event: Open House

1.THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT EVENT IS TO ATTRACT AND NGAGE THE COMMUNITY, NEW CLIENTS, REFERRING PARTNER AGENCIES AND SOCIAL SERVICE AGENCIES TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PROGRAM AND HOW IT CAN BENEFIT CLIENTS. THIS EVENT IS ALSO TO SHOWCASE OUR NEWEST PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM DESIGNED TO HELP INDIVIDUALS ON ODSP OR LIVING WITH A DISABILITY.
2. FALL COMMUNITY FAIR/OPEN HOUSE.

Location: 29 CONNELL COURT, UNIT 3, , ETOBICOKE, Ontario, M8Z 5TZ

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: BRANDS FOR CANADA
Phone number to contact: (416) 459-9463


12/11/2019

Financial Literacy Education

Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

At Counterpoint – Women’s Program, we look for opportunities to empower women with information that give them the capacity and leadership to make positive changes in their lives and move away from abuse and financial dependency. Our clientele are women impacted by domestic violence and the ability to develop financial skills to manage their money has been impacted by their intimate relationships. Most of them live in poverty and need to learn financial tools to move forward in life.

Location: 920 Yonge Street, Unit #605, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 3C7

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No
Name of organization: Counterpoint Counselling &Educational Coop.
Phone number to contact: (416) 920-6516


12/18/2019

FINANCIAL HEALTH

Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

AN INFORMATION TABLE AND PERSONAL ENGAGEMENT/TRAINING ON THE FOLLOWING:
1. MONEY MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETING
2. INFORMATION ON DEBT RELIEFS
3. INCOME TAX PREPARATION
4.GOVERNMENT BENEFITS FOR LOW AND MIDDLE INCOME RESIDENTS
5. GENERAL FINANCIAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP

Location: 20 SAN ROMANOWAY, , TORONTO, Ontario, M3N 2Y4

Attendance size: 70 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: HO[PE FOR YOU COMMUNITY SERVICES
Phone number to contact: (647) 864-4673


01/08/2020

FINANCIAL HEALTH

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

IT WILL PROVIDE THE RIGHT INFORMATION TO THE PARTICIPANTS AS WE PERSONALLY ENGAGE AND ENCOURAGE THEM TO ATTEND OUR NEXT TRAININING EVENT ON THE FOLLOWING:
1. MONEY MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETING
2. INFORMATION ON DEBT RELIEFS
3. INCOME TAX PREPARATION
4.GOVERNMENT BENEFITS FOR LOW AND MIDDLE INCOME RESIDENTS
5. GENERAL FINANCIAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP

Location: JANE AND FINCH MALL, 1911 FINCH AVENUE WEST, TORONTO, Ontario, M3N 2V2

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: HO[PE FOR YOU COMMUNITY SERVICES
Phone number to contact: (647) 864-4673


01/11/2020

STAYING FINANCIALLY HEALTHY

Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

A TRAINING WORKSHOP ON THE FOLLOWING AREAS
1. MONEY MANAGEMENT AND BUDGETING
2. INFORMATION ON DEBT RELIEFS
3. INCOME TAX PREPARATION
4.GOVERNMENT BENEFITS FOR LOW AND MIDDLE INCOME RESIDENTS
5. GENERAL FINANCIAL EDUCATION WORKSHOP

Location: 415 0akdale Road, UNIT 361E, TORONTO, Ontario, M3N 1W7

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes
Name of organization: HO[PE FOR YOU COMMUNITY SERVICES
Phone number to contact: (647) 864-4673


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