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10/06/2018

Everybody banks - history and future of community collaboration for access to basic banking services

Time: 9:30am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

BCFAN fair banking event planning committee is planning a half day event in October to promote fair banking services. An invitation has been sent to Jane Rooney. The event will also include a book launch for a book titled “Payday Lending in Canada in a Global Context.

Location: Yorkgate Mall, 1 York Gate Blvd., , Toronto, Ontario, M3N3A1

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


10/09/2018

Conference / Info Booth/ Contest

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth Contest

DIRECTIONS Council for Vocational Services Society is hosting a Fall Conference/ Learning Forum in Cape Breton for its 30 member agencies, all of whom promote community employment and inclusion for over 2200 indivdiuals with disabilities. As part of the conference, Financial Literacy Month will be announced, a display will be created, and planned events, resource links and community supports will be shared. An online contest for Best Budget Tips will also be announced with a start date of Nov. 1

Location: C/O Membertou Convention Centre, 50 Maillard Street, Membertou, Nova Scotia, B1S 3W3

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


10/28/2018

Homeless Connect Toronto 6th Annual one-stop-shop event

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

Homeless Connect Toronto runs a one-stop-shop event for at-risk of homeless individuals. This includes connecting them to a variety of services, including financial literacy and awareness.

Location: Mattamy Athletic Centre 50 Carlton Street, , Toronto, Ontario, M5B1J2

Attendance size: 1200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/01/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

Workshop held at the March of Dimes Job Finding club

Location: 10 Elm St, Suite 303, Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 5N3

Attendance size: 10 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/01/2018

Financial Literacy Workshop

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

We will be hosting weekly evening Financial Literacy Workshops Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6 in conjunction with our Financial Literacy Month in November. Workshop topics will include Asset Building, Banking, Budgeting, RESPs, Credit/Debt repayment & Consumerism.

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/01/2018

Money Mindfulness and Balanced Lifestyle

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

The YMCA Youth Gambling Awareness Program (YGAP) in Timmins will host a Money Mindfulness and Balanced Lifestyle Event. The event will be geared to adults, open to the public; and completely free! There will be an information booth at the entrance of the gymnasium with giveaways, handouts, resources. Financial literacy workshops will be offered as well as a yoga and a pound fitness classe instructed by certified instructors. The participants will be handed a 30 day money mindfulness challenge.

Location: 376 Poplar, , Timmins, Ontario, P4N 4S4

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/01/2018

Money Mindfulness and Balanced Lifestyle

Time: 8:00am - 10:00am | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth Other

I will set up an information booth at an intermediate school and complete a workshop and the same yoga and pound fitness classes offered in the primary submission. The discounted cost for the instructors was for them to teach both workshops. Youth will also be given a 30 day money mindfulness appropriate to their age level.

Location: 376 Poplar, , Timmins, Ontario, P4N 4S4

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/01/2018

Informative PowerPoint Displays

Time: 8:30am - 7:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth Other

A Power Point presentation will be developed and played at various YMCA GTA Employment Centres (Mississauga, Toronto and Durham region). These presentations will run continuously on TV screens present throughout the centres; they will run for the month of November, daily and during business hours. Topics will include; budgeting, saving, managing credit cards & debt, fraud protection, the financial implications of gambling and include a list of resources. Resource will be available for taking.

Location: 10 Milner Business Court, Unit 600, Toronto, Ontario, M1C 3J5

Attendance size: 400 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/01/2018

Contest

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm | Type of event: Contest

During the Month of November and to celebrate Financial Literacy Month, Directions will run a Best Budgeting Tip Contest on Facebook and invite submissions from its 30 member agencies, 300 staff and 2200 participants.

Weekly winners will be announced as well as a final top three recommendations.

Credit Counselling Services of Atlantic Canada staff will be asked to judge the final selections.

It is noted this contest will be announced at the Directions Fall Conference, Nov 1-30

Location: 99 Wyse Road, Suite 920, , Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B3A 4S5

Attendance size: 500 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/01/2018

Finacial Matters

Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Other

Jessie’s- The June Callwood Centre for Young Women is a multi-resource centre for pregnant young women, young parents and their children. Most of the participants who access the Cente are on social assistance and between the ages of 15-21.

We will be hosting 4 events in the month of November with the over-arching title of “Finacial Matters”; however, each of the 4 events will have a separate title with a focus. For example, Savings on a limited Budget etc.

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

Attendance size: 12 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/05/2018

Taxes and Benefits

Time: 10:30am - 11:30am | Type of event: Workshop

workshop on different canada revenue agency benefits and credits individuals are eligible for. Overview of all benefits and information on how to file current and past tax returns (for free if low-income)

Location: 4600 Bathurst St, , Toronto, Ontario, m2r3v3

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/05/2018

Saving for something special and spending wisely

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

Session #1
Saving for the at special purchase!

Session #2
Shopping wisely!

Location: 3480 Prescott Street, , HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, B3K 4Y4

Attendance size: 80 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/06/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

Child Community Resources Best Start Hubs — workshops at 9 different locations on nine different days presented to families on a multitude of different topics such as money management and credit education.

Location: 44 Third Ave, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3B 3B8

Attendance size: 90 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/06/2018

Debt/Money management Workshop

Time: 9:00am - 10:30am | Type of event: Workshop

Audience: Parents of children studying at Parkfield school as well as other community members.
Format: Guest Speaker (Credit Canada facilitator) – Worfocuses on ways to reduce debt. This is structured as a highly interactive workshop with audience raising questions about different ways of handling debt and the best option to choose under different circumstances. The workshop is scheduled at TDSB premises (NYCH SEPT Program).

Location: 31 Redgrave Dr, , Etobicoke, Ontario, M9R 3T9

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/06/2018

Money Matters

Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm | Type of event: Fair

A fair is organized for shoppers at Lawrence Square mall that provides financial information through highly interactive games. Two information booths will be stationed at strategic places in the mall to attract shoppers to play games that involve making smart, beneficial financial choices (e.g. choosing between line of credit and a pay day loan to pay off credit card debt). The consequences of their choices will be discussed after each game. The event will conclude with a raffle draw.

Location: 700 Lawrence Ave W, Suite 350, , North York, Ontario, M6A 3B4

Attendance size: 80 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

Financial Basics - Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings

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

To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.
On November 7th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Budgeting, Debt, Credit, Needs vs Wants, Purchasing Habits, Financial Decision making.

Location: Malvern Collegiate Institute, 55 Malvern Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4E 3E4

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

Unlock Your Financial Future!

Time: 9:30am - 1:00pm | Type of event: Fair Information Booth

Financial Education and Labour Market Forum
Hosted by Job Skills at the Markham North Welcome Centre and in collaboration with our sponsors and returning financial stakeholders, we aim to provide free public education that will strengthen the financial wellness of our diverse York Region community. The Forum, will include an information and resources marketplace, an information session and a networking breakfast. We anticipate a turnout of 60-100 individuals.

Location: 8400 Woodbine Avenue, Ste 102-103, Markham, Ontario, L3R 4N7

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

Credit Education Seminar

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

I will host a seminar focusing on different aspects of financial literacy and how they interact with gambling and online safety. Topics will include; budgeting, managing credit cards, fraud protection, and online gaming and gambling. Speakers include Youth Gambling Awareness Program, CMHA, Telus Wise and Owen Sound Police Services. The seminar will be open to the public and marketed through the speaker’s networks.

Location: 700 10th street east, , owen sound, Ontario, n4k0c6

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

Pay Yourself First...What does it Mean & Ways to do it

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

Target audience: women. Workshop to be delivered by a Credit Canada facilitator. The presentation will focus on the often repeated maxim of pay yourself first. It dwells on budgeting, bank accounts and ways to draw up an expense and savings plan. The topic also includes characteristics of different types of expenses such as fixed and variable and also the concept of discretionary and non-discretionary expenses. Scams and fraud that they may be vulnerable for will also be discussed.

Location: 5 Bellevue Cr, , York, Ontario, M9N 1G5

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

Money Mindfulness Oasis

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

Visit the Money Mindfulness Oasis experience, in partnership with Capital One and Credit Canada Debt Solutions. Enjoy a guided meditation session and learn tips for managing your financial health.

Location: Woodbine Mall, 500 Rexdale Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 6K5

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

Free Workshop- Financial Life Skills for Kids and Teens

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

*Tentative*
Launch Community Development Foundation will will be hosting a free workshop and open house. This event will provide strategies, best practices and resources for parents struggling to understand how to talk to their kids and teens about finances.

Attendees are invited to stay for a reception following the workshop to learn more about the foundation and connect with other parents.

Location: 1100-1631 Dickson Ave, , Kelowna, British Columbia, V1Y 0B5

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/07/2018

YGAP Betting Sense

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

The YGAP workshop, “Betting Sense”, will be presented to elementary and secondary school classes. This workshop focuses on gambling and financial literacy concepts including:
– The use of credit to gamble and implications.
– Credit card harm reduction and safety tips.
– Credit overuse/misuse, identity theft and credit card fraud.
– The importance of maintaining a good credit.
– Provide referral for financial advice.
– Credit Canada Debt Solution materials distribution.

Location: To be announced, , To be announced, Ontario, To be announced

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/07/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

We are holding multiple workshops all over our catchment area with a focus on Money Mindfulness.
Tracking where your money goes and how to maximize your savings with information provided on debt management, credit pitfalls, and understanding interest rates.

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

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/08/2018

Where Does My Money Go?

Time: 10:30am - 12:30am | Type of event: Workshop

At CCOA, The Job Coach will conduct 2 events during the month of November. For the events, 15 people will participate in educational sessions to learn budgeting, where they spend their money, how to make extra money, etc. They will be provided lunch at both events, supplies such as photocopies, money pouches, learning aids and other relevant materials. The second event will build upon the last and give the individuals a sense as to how quickly money can go if you don’t budget appropriately.

Location: 21 Convent Road, , Enfield, Nova Scotia, B2T 1G9

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/08/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

NISA (Northern Initiative for Social Action) workshop group of individuals looking for information on credit related topics and money management skills

Location: 36 Elgin St, 2nd Floor, Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 5B4

Attendance size: 12 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/08/2018

Workshops & Interactive Information Booth

Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Holding three financial literacy and education activities during Credit Education Week. Focus on Money Management/Debt Repayment, Scams & Fraud, and Tips & Ideas to Make Every Dollar Count-Interactive Info Booth. Events will take place at 3 different sites: Parkfield Junior School, 31 Redgrave Dr. Etobicoke (15 newcomer parents – Nov. 6/18, 9-10:30 am); 5 Bellevue Cr (Weston & Lawrence Ave W) (15 women, Nov. 7, 1-3 pm .); 700 Lawrence Ave W. (80-100 newcomers/mall customers; Nov. 8, 2-4:30 pm).

Location: 700 Lawrence Ave W, , North York, Ontario, M6A 3B4

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/08/2018

Scams and Fraud

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

Educating Seniors in the community about scam and frauds that they may be vulnerable for. Ex. CRA phone scams, credit cards, relative calling for money

Location: 4600 Bathurst St, , Toronto, Ontario, m2r3v3

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/08/2018

Wealth Creation: A beginners investment workshop

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

This workshop is presented by a local financial planning company. It will be a 2 part series. The initial workshop will present an overview of the importance of identifying your goals,making a spending planning (based on goals and values) and building into that plan an emergency fund and a savings program.
The second part will review types of investment opportunities, the vehicles that can support savings ( TFSA, RRSP), and review basic concepts – risk tolerance, time lines, etc

Location: Mcases Lounge, Fennell Campus, Mohawk College, 135 Fennell Ave W, Hamilton, Ontario, L9C 1E9

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/08/2018

Financial Literacy Workshop

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

We will be hosting weekly evening Financial Literacy Workshops Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6 in conjunction with our Financial Literacy Month in November. Workshop topics will include Asset Building, Banking, Budgeting, RESPs, Credit/Debt repayment & Consumerism.

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/08/2018

Money Mindfulness Oasis

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

Visit the Money Mindfulness Oasis experience, in partnership with Capital One and Credit Canada Debt Solutions. Enjoy a guided meditation session and learn tips for managing your financial health.

Location: Woodbine Mall, 500 Rexdale Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 6K5

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/08/2018

Money Mindfulness - Budgeting and Understanding Borrowing

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

In this 2.5 hour workshop, learners will gain information about how to create a budget that works for them. They will make a spending plan that will allow them to track their incoming and outgoing income. Learners will learn about credit and borrowing options including their risks and benefits.

Location: 1-225 Fairview Dr., , Brantford, Ontario, N3R7E3

Attendance size: 10 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/08/2018

Financial Literacy Month

Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

Jessie’s is a multi-resource centre for pregnant young women, young parents, and their children. In the month of November, we host/facilitate four financial literacy workshops that support the participants we serve. Some of the topics that we cover in the workshops are budgeting, payday loans, other money drainers, credit, debt, keeping in mind that most of the participants are on social assistance.

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

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/08/2018

FLM Event #2

Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

This workshop will be held on Nov 8. It will be the second of a series of 4.

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

Attendance size: 10 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/09/2018

Interractive Education & Information Booth

Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

An Info Booth organized for shoppers at Lawrence Square mall will provide financial information through highly interactive & fun games. Two information booths will be stationed at strategic places in the mall to attract shoppers to play games that involve making smart, beneficial financial choices (e.g. choosing between line of credit and a pay day loan to pay off credit card debt). The consequences of their choices will be discussed after each game. The event will conclude with a raffle draw

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/09/2018

Disability Tax Credit - RDSP

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

Information on the disability tax credit and other disability benefits available to qualifying individuals as well as education on the RDSP and how it can help a disable person save in the long term

Location: 4600 Bathurst St, , Toronto, Ontario, m2r3v3

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/09/2018

Money Mindfulness Oasis

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

Visit the Money Mindfulness Oasis experience, in partnership with Capital One and Credit Canada Debt Solutions. Enjoy a guided meditation session and learn tips for managing your financial health.

Location: Woodbine Mall, 500 Rexdale Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 6K5

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/10/2018

Multiple Topics

Time: 9:30am - 1:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

an information booth will be set up at the main lobby of the building (possibly at 2 of our major locations 1 in toronto 1 in vaughan) with general information on: taxes, benefits, disability, RESP/RDSP, scam and fraud, pension, credit reports, credit card, how to manage debt

Location: 4600 Bathurst St, , Toronto, Ontario, m2r3v3

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/10/2018

Money Mindfulness Oasis

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

Visit the Money Mindfulness Oasis experience, in partnership with Capital One and Credit Canada Debt Solutions. Enjoy a guided meditation session and learn tips for managing your financial health.

Location: Woodbine Mall, 500 Rexdale Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 6K5

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/11/2018

Money Mindfulness Oasis

Time: 11:00am - 7:00pm | Type of event: Other

Visit the Money Mindfulness Oasis experience, in partnership with Capital One and Credit Canada Debt Solutions. Enjoy a guided meditation session and learn tips for managing your financial health.

Location: Woodbine Mall, 500 Rexdale Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 6K5

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/12/2018

Credit Education Week

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19

Location: 20 Grosvenor Street, , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/12/2018

Money Mindfullness Challenge

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

The YMCA’s Youth Gambling Awareness Program in Windsor will be partnering with 2 of the local French school boards. A Money Mindfulness Challenge will be developed among secondary schools in the region. The students will attend educational sessions on mental health, finances and a photography lesson to capture photos illustrating their learning around the topics of wise money spending during post secondary studies, credit card harm reduction and how to save money (e.g. TFSA, CPP & RRSP).

Location: 600 E C. Row Ave, , Windosr, Ontario, N9E 1A5

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/12/2018

Credit Education and Budgeting, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 8:50am - 9:00am | 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/report
– Comparison shopping
– Problem gambling/financial loss

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

Attendance size: 2300 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Journey of Indigenous Financial Literacy

Time: 8:30am - | Type of event: Workshop

The VNFC helped develop an Indigenous specific financial literacy curriculum. We will host a 3 hour staff workshop which introduces the concepts of financial literacy and how historical impacts of colonization in Canada impact financial literacy. We will end with lunch and a keynote speaker. We have approximately 80-95 staff members. Following the introductory workshop, a cohort of 10-15 staff will complete the full curriculum which lasts for 5 more 2 hour sessions.

Location: 231 Regina Avenue, , Victoria, British Columbia, V8Z 1J6

Attendance size: 80 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

CEWC 2017 Professional Development Day

Time: 9:00am - 2:00pm | Type of event: Other

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 2018 Professional Development Day will feature the following speakers:
– Gordon Stein (Author, Toronto Star columnist)

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


11/13/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

Our Children Our Future (Sudbury) – workshops providing information on topics such as money management and credit education.

Location: 201 Jogues St, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 5L7

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Money Mindfulness Morning Announcements

Time: 8:30am - 9:00am | Type of event: Other

This staff will provide morning announcements for Credit Education and Budgeting for Youth from the YGAP package on Credit Education. YGAP will discuss the opportunity with school principals and provide them with announcements to run daily throughout credit education week.

Location: 235 McNabb Street, , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6C1Y3

Attendance size: 300 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Information and Promotional materials table

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

To facilitate two credit education/literacy workshops on budgeting, banking, saving, fraud prevention and credit to newcomers to Canada settling in Fredericton, NB. Sessions will be delivered to adults and youth newcomers.
Financial Literacy materials will be displayed in the MCAF reception area for one week in November (6 h / day). The display table will be attended by diverse languages interpreters to provide verbal and printed information and promote planned financial literacy workshops.

Location: 28 Saunders Street, , Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B1N1

Attendance size: 230 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Savings for your Successful Kids

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

We hope to host a series of pop-up events to educate people about the savings available to support their child going on to post-secondary education. Some of these would be located in high-traffic areas, like malls, and others in community centres and school with high need in the London area.

Location: 125 Woodward Ave, , London, Ontario, N6H 2H1

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/13/2018

Credit education, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

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

Book school presentations and discuss:
– Credit card harm reduction and money mindfulness 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 Secondary School, 371 College Ave W, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 1T3

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Credit Education, Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Workshop

Time: 9:30am - 11:00am | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth Other

Several Youth Outreach Workers will facilitate multiple presentations in either French or English at various GTA schools or youth programs (Mississauga, Toronto and Durham region) focusing on different aspects of financial literacy in relation to gambling and gaming. Topics facilitated will include; the implications of using credit to gamble, credit overuse/misuse, identity theft/credit card fraud, budgeting, saving, online gambling and gaming. Prizes, tools and resources will be given out.

Location: 1550 Kingston Rd, Unit 6, Pickering, Ontario, L1V1C3

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

YGAP Financial Literacy Information Booth

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

A booth manned by a YGAP staff at the St. Catharines 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 and cross

Location: 25 YMCA Drive, , St. Catharines, Ontario, L2N 7P9

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Information Session & Booth for the week of Nov. 13-16

Time: 9:30am - 6:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Workshop for clients: Money 101 for newcomers 12:30pm

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

Attendance size: -60100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/13/2018

Financial Literacy for Seniors

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

waiting for confirmation from Spruce Lodge

Location: 161 Lorne Ave. West, , Stratford, Ontario, N5A 6S4

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/13/2018

Let Your Financial Goals Win

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

Target audience: newcomers, low income population, young adults, seniors

-Identifying financial goals
-Money mindfulness
-Financial Management skills to attain goals
-Debt management and understanding interest rates
-Fraud prevention

2 events; November 13 (10am -12pm) &15 (6:30–8:30pm)

Location: 700 Eglinton Ave W, , Toronto, ON, Ontario, M5N 1B9

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Information Booth & Workshop: Money 101 for clients and staffs at Centre

Time: 9:30am - 6:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth Other

Information booth for clients at Employment and Community Centre. this location has multiple employment programs, Language Assessment Centre and Newcomer Information Centre.
We have about 60 YMCA staffs working at Milner Business Court location
We have around 100 clients daily between Employment Resource Centre, youth Employment programs, Language Assessment Centre, Newcomer Youth Leadership Development program and Newcomer Information Centre…

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

Attendance size: 400 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/13/2018

Credit Education, Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Booth

Time: 10:30am - 2:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

An interactive booth, run by YGAP using CEC material and YGAP Program material related to Financial literacy and Responsible Gambling. Prizes, tools and take home information will be given out. The booth will be open to staff and members of the public to discuss the following:
– Credit score
– Budgeting & Saving (Needs vs. Wants)
– Managing Credit Cards
– Online Gaming & Gambling
– Fraud Protection

Location: 100 Water St, , Brantford, Ontario, N3T 0P1

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/13/2018

Free Workshop "Spending Mindfully"

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

If you’re ready to curb impulse spending, make every dollar count and reach your personal goals, this is the workshop for you! Join in for fun, motivational tips and ideas to make every dollar count!
limited seating, pre-registeration required.

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

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/13/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/14/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/14/2018

CEWC 2018 Dinner Gala

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

Join us for our annual Dinner Gala where we recognize the winners of the 2018 Grade 12 Essay Contest, and acknowledge the sponsors of Credit Education Week Canada. This year, we will be joined by our keynote speaker, Gerry Dee.

Registration is required for this event.

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

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Planning for the Future - Post Secondary Funding

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

To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.
On November 14th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Post-Secondary Funding, Financing and planning for your Post-Secondary Pathways

Location: Malvern Collegiate Institute, 55 Malvern Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4E 3E4

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Credit Education Seminar Hanover

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

I will host a seminar focusing on different aspects of financial literacy and how they interact with gambling and online safety. Topics will include; budgeting, managing credit cards, fraud protection, and online gaming and gambling. Speakers include Youth Gambling Awareness Program, CMHA, Telus Wise and Owen Sound Police Services. The seminar will be open to the public and marketed through the speaker’s networks.

Location: 433 10th Ave, , Hanover, Ontario, N4N 2N9

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Money Mindfulness

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

This event will be held in collaboration with the community group Hope for Youth. Our aim is to host an interactive information booth at two community locations and provide community residents with information and materials to support in their financial literacy.

Location: 4400 Jane Street (front lobby), Suite 108, Toronto, Ontario, M3N 2K4

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Money Matters - how to make your money work for you!

Time: 9:30am - 12:30am | Type of event: Workshop Fair Information Booth

Financial literacy is a critical skill for newcomers. Adapting to new a currency, expenses, managing money and taxes, and the stresses of being financially viable in an expensive region such as the Greater Toronto Area are significant struggles for the clients of Skills for Change.
The proposed Money Matters event will include an information fair with community partners whose focus includes financial literacy and management, a workshop presentation, lunch and networking event.

Location: 791 St. Clair Ave West, , Toronto, Ontario, M6C 1B7

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Intro to Credit Education for MCAF programs participants

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

To facilitate two credit education/literacy workshops on budgeting, banking, saving, fraud prevention and credit to newcomers to Canada settling in Fredericton, NB. Sessions will be delivered to adults and youth newcomers.
Financial Literacy materials will be displayed in the MCAF reception area for one week in November. The display table will be attended by diverse languages interpreters to provide verbal and printed information and promote planned financial literacy workshops

Location: 28 Saunders Street, , Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B1N1

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/14/2018

Credit Education, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 7:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Fair Information Booth

I will host an interactive booth at the YMCA YWCA of Guelph focusing on different aspects of financial literacy and how they interact 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: YMCA YWCA of Guelph, 130 Woodland Glen Dr, Guelph, Ontario, N1G4M3

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/14/2018

Information Session & Booth for the week of Nov. 13-16

Time: 9:30am - 6:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Workshop for clients: Money 101 for newcomers 12:30pm

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

YGAP Financial Literacy Information Booth

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

A booth manned by a YGAP staff at the Niagara Falls 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: 7150 Montrose Road, , Niagara Falls, Ontario, L2H 3N3

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/14/2018

GOVRC Spending and Saving Money Workshop

Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The GOVRC’s mission statement is: “ A Non-Profit organization who provides programs, services and opportunities, for adults with intellectual disabilities to allow them to reach their fullest potential.
We are organizing a day of financial literacy for our four staff and 22 Participants. The day workshop will include a speaker from CANSA, education in budgeting, frugal spending, saving money and also includes a lunch and breaktime snacks for everyone involved.

Location: 32 Miners Memorial Drive, , Springhill, Nova Scotia, B0M 1X0

Attendance size: 26 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Free Workshop "What's the Score?"

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

This free Lunch n’ Learn takes the mystery out of credit ratings and scores. Learn how to obtain a free copy of your credit report, correct errors, how to improve your score and why it matters! Limited seating, per-registration required.

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

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Credit Education Seminar

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

I will host a seminar focusing on different aspects of financial literacy and how they interact with gambling and online safety. Topics will include; budgeting, managing credit cards, fraud protection, and online gaming and gambling. Speakers include Youth Gambling Awareness Program, CMHA, Telus Wise and Owen Sound Police Services. The seminar will be open to the public and marketed through the speaker’s networks.

Location: 700 10th Street East, , Owen Sound, Ontario, N4K 0C6

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/14/2018

Morning Announcements for Credit Education & Financial Literacy for Youth

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 written in youth friendly language. Announcements to run daily throughout credit education week.
Topics:
– Budgets (Needs vs. Wants)
– Bank accounts: Saving & Chequing
– Credit Cards & Fraud Protection
– Credit Reports
– Comparison shopping
– Harmful gambling and financial loss

Location: TBA - 2x Public Schools in Hamilton & Brantford, , Brantford, Ontario, N3T 0P1

Attendance size: 500 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Invest in your financial well-being

Time: 10:00am - 3:00am | Type of event: Fair Information Booth Contest

The funding will be used to set up a photo booth as part of our awareness campaign on campus in November 2018 (financial literacy month). Students are asked to write on a board how they are investing in their financial well-being (for example by making a budget and having a saving). Next, they pose for a picture and receive the print and digital copies of their pictures. Students who share their pictures on social media using #ucalgary_moneysmart and # flm2018 will be entered into a prize draw.

Location: MacEwan Conference & Event Centre, 402 Collegiate Blvd NW, Calgary, AB, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Best Budget Meal Contest

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

I am currently delivering a financial literacy course designed by the GNWT targeting low literacy adults.This course covers household budgeting, income taxes, bank accounts, and consumer awareness. I thought it would be fun to challenge the students to plan, purchase supplies for and prepare the least expensive delicious meals then can create. High school students and the general public will be invited to taste test and vote. This will be the culminating event of the course.

Location: Aurora College Fort Liard Community Learning Centre, General Delivery, Fort Liard, Northwest Territories, X0G 0A0

Attendance size: 35 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Community Financial Wellness Fair

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

Local partners offering financial empowerment/literacy services in the Peterborough area are invited to set up booths at the YMCA’s Balsillie Branch. The board room is booked for Financial Literacy workshops (Facilitated by YGAP) that will be open to public attendance.
Those who attend the event will be encouraged to visit local partners’ booths. There will be a system set up to ensure participation; attendees will entered to win raffle prizes. Healthy snacks/refreshments will be provided.

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

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Money Mindfulness Booth

Time: 4:30pm - 8:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

The YMCA Youth Gambling Awareness Program (YGAP) will be setting up an interactive information booth at 2 different YMCA facilities during Credit Education Week for staff, members and the general public. Giveaways such as budget journals to track spending will be donated as prizes to participation. YGAP will facilitate financial literacy workshops in schools and community programs in the National Capital Region during Financial Literacy Month.

Location: 180 Argyle Avenue, , Ottawa, Ontario, K2P 1B7

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Money Mindfulness

Time: - 7:30pm | Type of event: Information Booth

I will host an interactive booth at the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA focusing on different aspects of financial literacy and how they interact 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: 235 McNabb Street, , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6C1Y3

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

Our Children Our Future (Espanola, ON) — providing workshops to young families on such topics as Money Management and Credit Education.

Location: 128 Park St, , Espanola, Ontario, P5E 1S7

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Money Mindfulness - Financial Literacy & Responsible Gambling Workshop

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

This staff will provide YGAP Financial Literacy and Gambling Workshops for 2 high school classes during Credit Education Week. Prizes, tools and take home information will be given out.

Location: 235 McNabb Street, , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6C1Y3

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Financial Literacy Workshop

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

We will be hosting weekly evening Financial Literacy Workshops Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6 in conjunction with our Financial Literacy Month in November. Workshop topics will include Asset Building, Banking, Budgeting, RESPs, Credit/Debt repayment & Consumerism.

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Managing Money for Success

Time: 9:00am - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

Our non-profit organization supports adults with various intellectual disabilities to achieve meaningful employment and participation within their community. The proposed workshop would be two-days in length; both days focusing on successful money management strategies designed specifically to address the budgeting challenges of adults with intellectual disabilities. Topics such as budgets will be explored; participants will be given 20.00 each to start their own savings, based on their learning

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

Attendance size: 12 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Financial Literacy at York University

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm | Type of event: Contest Other

The Bronfman Business Library would like to host some events in November 2018 to promote financial literacy at York University. Activities planned include book displays, contests, and an OSAP panel discussion led by Brenda Spotton Visano and Monica Da Ponte.

Location: S236, 111 Ian MacDonald Blvd, , Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Financial Literacy Day for Newcomers

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

– Short activity on financial literacy
– Workshop 1 : Financial literacy for newcomer
– Lunch break (light lunch sponsored by Credit Canada Debt Solution)
– Work shop 2 : Tax and basic banking and credit & fraud for newcomer
– One- on-One counselling

Location: 105-1911Kennedy Road, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1S1T4

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Credit education, YGAP Financial Literacy and Responsible Gambling Awareness

Time: 9:30am - 10:45am | 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: U turn Secondary school, 256 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario, N1R 3H3

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Information Session & Booth for the week of Nov. 13-16

Time: 9:30am - 6:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Workshop for clients: Money 101 for newcomers 12:30pm

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Money Mindfulness – Being a Smart Consumer and Planning for Special Occasions

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

In this 2.5 hour workshop, learners will be given knowledge on consumerism and how this can affect their spending habits. They will understand how to carefully read advertisements, flyers, and price tags to be sure they are use their money wisely. Learners will also understand how to budget for special occasions and events such as birthdays or other holidays.

Location: 1-225 Fairview Dr., , Brantford, Ontario, N3R7E3

Attendance size: 10 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Mindfulness and Money

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

Our organization will start the event with a Mindfulness session. As a multi-service family service organization, mindfulness is a specialization among our staff. Financial Counsellors will follow the mindfulness exercise with tools and strategies for mindful spending and money management. Participants will have opportunity to talk one-on-one with financial counsellors throughout the event for personalized support.

Location: 544 Winnipeg Avenue, , Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B 3S7

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Financial Literacy for Youth

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

Workshops can also be offered for a few classes

Location: Northwestern Secondary School, 428 Forman Ave., Stratford, Ontario, N5A 6S4

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/15/2018

Let Your financial goals win

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

Target audience: newcomers, seniors, young adults low income population

-Identifying financial goals and money mindfulness
-Financial Management skills to attain goals
– Debt management and understanding interest rates
-Fraud prevention

Location: 700 Eglinton Ave W, , Toronto, ON, Ontario, M5N 1B9

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/15/2018

Invest in your financial well-being

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

The funding will be used to set up a photo booth as part of our awareness campaign on campus in November 2018 (financial literacy month). Students are asked to write on a board how they are investing in their financial well-being (for example by making a budget and having a saving). Next, they pose for a picture and receive the print and digital copies of their pictures. Students who share their pictures on social media using #ucalgary_moneysmart and # flm2018 will be entered into a prize draw.

Location: MacEwan Conference & Event Centre, 402 Collegiate Blvd NW, Calgary, AB, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/16/2018

Being mindful of your money

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

This event is a lunch and learn with the focus on increasing awareness of our spending habits and the reasons for debt and how to break debt cycles. This presentation will include topics on budgeting, expense tracking, debts, debt cycles, and high interest borrowing. Attendees will receive workbooks to help build a better budget and increase knowledge on credit.

Location: 50 East St., , Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 3C3

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/16/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/16/2018

SUITABLE IMPRESSIONS OPEN HOUSE

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

THE OBJECTIVE:
CLIENT AND PARTNER APPRECIATION DAY IS TO INFORM AND ENGAGE PRESENT AND POTENTIAL REFERRING EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL SERVICE/AGENCY AND COMMUNITY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR PROGRAMS AND TO ALSO INTRODUCE THEM TO OUR NEW PROGRAM FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.

Location: 29 CONNELL COURT, UNIT 3, , ETOBICOKE, Ontario, M8Z 5T7

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/16/2018

30 Day Money Mindfulness Challenge and Photography Project

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

We will partner with the YMCA Youth Gambling Awareness Program and working with students at Beaver Brae Secondary School to develop a 30 Day Money Mindfulness Challenge. The students will attend educational sessions on mental health, mindfulness and finances and a photography lesson to capture professional photos to illustrate their project. The final project will be presented to the entire school and on social media to encourage others to participate in the 30 Day Money Mindfulness Challenge.

Location: 21 Wolsley Street, , Kenora, Ontario, P9N 3W7

Attendance size: 300 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/16/2018

Information Session & Booth for the week of Nov. 13-16

Time: 9:30am - 6:30pm | Type of event: Workshop Information Booth

Workshop for clients: Money 101 for newcomers 12:30pm

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/16/2018

Problem Gambling & Credit Awareness Education for the Chinese Community

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

Our program will consist of a public education campaign via traditional & social media to the Chinese community, and 2 financial management seminars for adults & 2 for youth. Our agency will supply subject matter expertise, marketing & venue. We require support with visual & print materials to facilitate learning, and budget to cover for food, beverage & travel costs for clients to reduce financial barriers. Your form only asks for 1 event. Our description & budget covers for all activities.

Location: 3330 Midland Avenue, Unit 230, Scarborough, Ontario, M1V 5E7

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/16/2018

École secondaire Lavoie - Financial Literacy Day

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

The high school that is located next to our community organization. It has a large multicultural student body and also of new immigrant youth. The objectives of this event is to sensitize the whole student body on the importance of financial literacy. We will have an information booth at the school all day for kids and teachers to get information on financial literacy. Their will be a financial literacy presentation after-school for teachers and parents to promote the Canada Learning Bond.

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

Attendance size: 700 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/16/2018

Financial Literacy for Youth

Time: 8:30am - 1:00am | Type of event: Information Booth

May provide workshops to a few individual classes

Location: Central Secondary School 60 St. Andrew Street, , Stratford, Ontario, N5A 1A3

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/17/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/17/2018

Canada Learning Bond Blitz

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

Volunteers from local financial institutions will be on site to work with families to enroll their children in the Canada Learning Bond program. Project SHARE provides basic needs to families living on a low income so all of the registrants will benefit from this event. $5 coffee gift cards will be an incentive. Project SHARE’s Financial Literacy Coordinator will be on hand to offer basic budgeting skills for interested participants. Families will be encouraged to attend an income tax clinic

Location: 4129 Stanley Avenue, Unit 2, Niagara Falls, Ontario, L2E 7H3

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/17/2018

Intro to Credit Education for MCAF youth programs participants

Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

To facilitate two credit education/literacy workshops on budgeting, banking, saving, fraud prevention and credit to newcomers to Canada settling in Fredericton, NB. Sessions will be delivered to adults and youth newcomers.
Financial Literacy materials will be displayed in the MCAF reception area for one week in November . The display table will be attended by diverse languages interpreters to provide verbal and printed information and promote planned financial literacy workshops

Location: 28 Saunders Street, , Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B1N1

Attendance size: 30 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/17/2018

Leaders of Tomorrow

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

By bringing community organizations, the business community, individuals,students, parents and other concerned citizens, we will be able to empower Visible Minority youth in the South-West Montreal area on the serious issues concerning Financial Literacy Skills and entrepreneurship. We are going to have a full day of workshops; For global Entrepreneurship week. Duration will be: 10am to 3pm (including 1 hour lunch break) On Saturday November 17th 2018 at Lord William

Location: 265 Rue des Seigneurs, Montreal QC, , montreal, Quebec, H3J 0B3

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/17/2018

St. Michael Catholic Secondary School

Time: 8:30am - 1:00am | Type of event: Information Booth

Will need school schedule to confirm

Location: St. Michael Catholic Secondary School 240 Oakdale Ave., , Stratford, Ontario, N5A 6W2

Attendance size: 75 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/18/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/19/2018

Credit Education Week Information Booth

Time: 9:00am - 6:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

Display materials for clients to take away for the week of November 12 – 19.

Location: 20 Grosvenor St., , Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 2V5

Attendance size: 150 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/19/2018

Youth Financial literacy

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

This workshop will cover importance of saving for a rainy day, budgeting, your financial needs and wants, learning about proper credit score.

Location: 3190 Kingston Rd., , Scarborough, Ontario, M1M 1P5

Attendance size: 45 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/20/2018

Financial Budgeting, Safety and Security for Seniors

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

This workshop will cover topics on budgeting on a fixed income, managing your finances for personal safety and addressing and handling fraud and scams targeting seniors.

Location: 3330 Danforth Road, , Scarborough, Ontario, M1L 4P9

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/21/2018

Building Wealth: An Entrepreneur's Personal Story

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

Brian Hogben, an alumnus of Mohawk College, has turned his passion into a million dollar business. The workshop will explore his journey. He will also speak about what it really means to be Financially Successful and how you can start thinking about your future financial health.

Location: Mcases Lounge, Fennell Campus, Mohawk College, 135 Fennell Ave W, Hamilton, Ontario, L9C 1E9

Attendance size: 70 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/21/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

Cambrian College – Espanola and Little Current Campuses

Providing workshops for older students returning to school on Money Management, Credit Education and Dent Repayment

Location: 91 Tudhope St, , Espanola, Ontario, P5E 1S6

Attendance size: 15 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/21/2018

Make a date with your money

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

This workshop is about finanical enpowerment . To support women with the necessary skills for achieving sustainable livelihoods. Topics fixed income, money management, future saving plan and RESP.

Location: 3190 Kingston Rd., , Scarborough, Ontario, M1M 1P5

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/21/2018

Financial Basics - Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings

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

To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.
On November 7th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Budgeting, Debt, Credit, Needs vs Wants, Purchasing Habits, Financial Decision making.

Location: Malvern Collegiate Institute, 55 Malvern Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4E 3E4

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/21/2018

Financial Basics - Budgeting, Needs/Wants and Savings

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

To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.
On November 21st, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Budgeting, Debt, Credit, Needs vs Wants, Purchasing Habits, Financial Decision making.

Location: Malvern Collegiate Institute, 55 Malvern Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4E 3E4

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/21/2018

Christmas and Money

Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

In preparation for the holiday season ahead, “Christmas and money” will help newcomers address their financial needs and concerns through informational workshop presented by Credit Canada Debt Solutions.

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

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/21/2018

Economic Empowerment

Time: 5:30pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

68 Bergamot Apartments is vibrant community of women and women with children only, working on developing strategies for women to build their financial independency.
Women need to enhance their life skills and get educated on money management strategies to secure their housing and a built a better future for their families.

Location: 68 Bergamot Ave., , Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 1V9

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/22/2018

Building and Maintaining Good Credit History in Canada

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

This workshop will give an overview of the Canadian credit system to help newcomers and long term Canadian residents better understand how it works. The session will focus on the following components:
-What credit history is and when consumers begin generating it
-Understanding credit bureaus, credit reports and score
-Tips on maintaining good credit history
We plan on having several workshops in collaboration with community agencies we closely work with and who serve a diverse groups

Location: Ryerson University, 415 Yonge St., Suite 701 (7th Floor), Toronto, Ontario, M5B 2E7

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/22/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

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

Cambrian College – Sudbury Campus

Providing workshops to students on Money Management, Credit Education, Debt repayment

Location: 1400 Barrydowne Rd, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3A 3V8

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/22/2018

Financial Management for Seniors

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

The session will aim at educating seniors about financial management and to prevent financial abuse.

Location: 7 Arleta Ave, , North York, Ontario, M3L 2E2

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/22/2018

Financial Management for Seniors

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

The session is intended to equip seniors with financial tools and ways to prevent financial abuse.

Location: 7 Arleta Ave, , North York, Ontario, M3L 2E2

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/22/2018

Financial Literacy Workshop

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

We will be hosting weekly evening Financial Literacy Workshops Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6 in conjunction with our Financial Literacy Month in November. Workshop topics will include Asset Building, Banking, Budgeting, RESPs, Credit/Debt repayment & Consumerism.

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/22/2018

Financial Management for Seniors

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

This session is intended to inform and equip seniors with financial information and ways to prevent financial abuse.

Location: 7 Arleta Ave, , North York, Ontario, M3L 2E2

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/23/2018

SUITABLE IMPRESSIONS OPEN HOUSE

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

THE OBJECTIVE OF THE CLIENT AND PARTNER
APPRECIATION DAY, IS TO INFORM AND ENGAGE PRESENT AND POTENTIAL REFERRING EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL SERVICE/AGENCY WORKERS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT THE PROGRAM HAS TO OFFER.
ALSO, EDUCATING CLIENTS ABOUT OUR SERVICES AND OUR PROGRAM PARTNER SERVICES.

Location: 29 CONNELL COURT, UNIT 3, , ETOBICOKE, Ontario, M8Z 5T7

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/23/2018

SUITABLE IMPRESSIONS OPEN HOUSE

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

SUITABLE IMPRESSIONS OPEN HOUSE
EDGE OPEN HOUSE
CLIENT AND BUSINESS PARTNER APPRECIATION EVENT

Location: 29 CONNELL COURT, UNIT 3, , ETOBICOKE, Ontario, M8Z 5T7

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/23/2018

Money Management & Budgeting

Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

We will have a free event to our members and non members to join up to three specialist in money management and budgeting. Most likely these will be financial advisers and/or tax accountants to give their inside as to the ins and outs of money management. We will provide advertising materials from Credit Canada to people in the audience and will promote the Credit Education Week.

Location: 55 John St, , Toronto, Ontario, M5V 3C6

Attendance size: 40 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/23/2018

Q & A with a Financial Advisor

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

We will have one-to-one sessions for participants that are being planned throughout the day to give them the op[portunity to ask questions specific to their situations. This was very successful last year and the only recommendation was to have a longer session.

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

Attendance size: 8 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/24/2018

CFSO 30th Anniversary Public Education Drama

Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm | Type of event: Other

CFSO is celebrating our 30th anniversary and to educate the public and raise awareness in the community about gambling addictions. Modified stories of our clients triumphing over their past problem gambling, poverty, addictions, trauma and barriers will be put on stage at City Playhouse Theatre in Vaughan on November 23 & 24, 2018, Friday and Saturday evenings. The stories are adapted from the client cases as shared voluntarily by our clients. Client confidentiality & consent are protected.

Location: City Playhouse Theatre, New Westminster Dr, Thornhill, ON, Thornhill, Ontario, L4J 8G3

Attendance size: 450 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/27/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

Sagamok First Nations

Providing workshop with such topics as Money Management, Credit Education, and Debt repayment.

Location: 575 Sagamok Rr, , Sagamok Anishnawbek, Ontario, P0P 1P0

Attendance size: 50 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: No


11/28/2018

Supermarket Sweepstakes

Time: - 1:30pm | Type of event: Contest

The objective of the game is to educate students on the cost of food and highlight the importance of maintaining a balanced nutritional diet while on a budget.
It will be a competition game show. There will be hands on activities – students will need to guess the price of grocery items, take quizzes on nutrition, will have to “shop” on a budget, will have to ascertain what’s missing ( nutritionally) on this plate?’ and other activities that have not yet been delineated.

Location: The "Arnie" Fennell Campus Mohawk College, 135 Fennell Ave W, Hamilton, Ontario, L9C 1E9

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/28/2018

Planning for the Future - Post Secondary Funding

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

To share with the students basic financial literacy foundation and necessary resources to start their financial literacy journey at an early age.
On November 28th, a workshop presented by Aly Hirji on Post-Secondary Funding, Financing and planning for your Post-Secondary Pathways

Location: Malvern Collegiate Institute, 55 Malvern Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M4E 3E4

Attendance size: 60 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: Yes


11/29/2018

Credit & Payday Loans

Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Type of event: Workshop

A workshop that focuses on credit and payday loans. Many of the participants find themselves opting for payday loans and end up being in a worse financial position in the end.

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

Attendance size: 10 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/29/2018

RESP Event

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

We are partnering with an elementary school – W.P. Bates and putting on an RESP event at their school along with a PayDay Playday event which is part of our Family Literacy Program – fun family-centered two hour event focused on strengthening financial literacy skills and knowledge. We are having this event to promote Financial Literacy Month in November. Various financial literacy activities, information booths and financial institutions will be at this event.

Location: 2515 18th Street West, , Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 4A9

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


11/29/2018

Money Mindfulness - Keep your mind on your Money

Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

N’Swakamok Native Friendship Centre – Sudbury

Provide workshop to youth and adults with a focus on Money Management, Credit Education, and Debt repayment

Location: 110 Elm St, , Sudbury, Ontario, P3C 1T6

Attendance size: 25 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


11/29/2018

Financial Literacy Workshop

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

We will be hosting weekly evening Financial Literacy Workshops Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6 in conjunction with our Financial Literacy Month in November. Workshop topics will include Asset Building, Banking, Budgeting, RESPs, Credit/Debt repayment & Consumerism.

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


12/06/2018

Financial Literacy Workshop

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

We will be hosting weekly evening Financial Literacy Workshops Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6 in conjunction with our Financial Literacy Month in November. Workshop topics will include Asset Building, Banking, Budgeting, RESPs, Credit/Debt repayment & Consumerism.

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

Attendance size: 100 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


12/15/2018

Christmas at Mimico

Time: 11:30am - 3:30pm | Type of event: Other

Christmas at Mimico will bring together newcomer families to share in the Canadian holiday traditions, connect newcomers with community members and resources, and give newcomers an opportunity to share their holiday traditions to help alleviate some of the loneliness experienced by newcomers during the holiday season and winder months.

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

Attendance size: 200 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


01/17/2019

Dealing with Debts

Time: 5:30pm - 8:00pm | Type of event: Workshop

The families at 68 Bergamot Avenue are facing poverty issues even if they are working , still they are above the poverty line.Debts are overwhelming them and need to develop strategies to overcome debts to move forward to a better and healthy life styles.

Location: 68 Bergamot Ave., , Etobicoke, Ontario, M9W 1V9

Attendance size: 20 | Open to the public: No | Open to the media: No


01/25/2019

Financial Information Table

Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm | Type of event: Information Booth

A tabling event will take place in Yorkgate Mall in early 2019, it will promote and provide resources and referrals for financial literacy in the Jane/Finch community.

We also plan to sponsor 5 BCFAN members to attend the Credit Canada Professional Development Day in November 2018 by covering their transportation cost.

Location: Yorkgate Mall, 1 York Gate Blvd., , Toronto, Ontario, M3N 3A1

Attendance size: 250 | Open to the public: Yes | Open to the media: Yes


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