Credit Education Week

November 9th - 13th 2015

Schedule

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016   (1 event)

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm @ YWCA Metro Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
A team building experience that also gives back to the community. Using some of the real life scenarios from women currently living at Crabtree Corner Housing.
  • Workshop

Sunday, Oct 30, 2016   (1 event)

11:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Mattamy Athletic Centre, Toronto, ON
Services on site include : Haircuts, manicures, foot care, employment, legal, financial, etc
  • Workshop
  • Information Booth
  • Open House

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016   (1 event)

11:45 am to 12:30 pm @ Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collegiate, Toronto, ON
To share basic financial literacy information and resources with high school students. This event is not open to the general public.
  • Workshop

Thursday, Nov 3, 2016   (1 event)

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm @ York U - Schulich School of Business, Toronto, ON
CPA Tax Preparation Clinic
  • Workshop

Saturday, Nov 5, 2016   (1 event)

10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Agincourt Community Services Association, Scarborough, ON
An event targeting newcomers that combines workshop and one on one counselling. Workers will answer individuals specific questions during one on one sessions. Door prizes and budget bags consists of financial literacy resources will be given out.
  • Workshop

Monday, Nov 7, 2016   (3 events)

9:00 am to 5:00 pm @ YMCA GTA, Scarborough, ON
Display booth with Credit Education Week educational materials at main entry and waiting area.
  • Information Booth
9:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Sault Ste.Marie YMCA, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
The Sault Ste. Marie YMCA's Youth Gambling Awareness Program will organize events in 2 area high schools on Nov. 7th and 8th.  Contact the YMCA at 705-943-3500 for more information. These events are not open to the general public.
  • Workshop
  • Information Booth
9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Community Counselling & Resource Centre, Peterborough, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a week-long display on financial literacy.
  • Information Booth

Tuesday, Nov 8, 2016   (7 events)

9:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Sault Ste.Marie YMCA, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
The Sault Ste. Marie YMCA's Youth Gambling Awareness Program will organize events in 2 area high schools on Nov. 7th and 8th.  Contact the YMCA at 705-943-3500 for more information. These events are not open to the general public.
  • Workshop
  • Information Booth
9:00 am to 3:00 pm @ YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador, St.John's , NL
During Credit Education Week, the YMCA of Newfoundland & Labrador will promote an entrepreneurship program to high school students & teachers across the province.  This will include activities and exercises designed to gain knowledge on topics such as marketing, research and financial planning.
  • Workshop
  • Contest
9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Community Counselling & Resource Centre, Peterborough, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a week-long display on financial literacy.
  • Information Booth
10:00 am to 12:30 pm @ YMCA GTA, Scarborough, ON
A presenter from Credit Canada Debt Solutions will provide a workshop on Money Management & Budgeting.
  • Workshop
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm @ Sault Ste. Marie Public Library Main Branch, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
The Credit Counselling Service of Sault Ste. Marie will offer a lunch and learn covering the following topics - Building a budget, and tips to stick to it. Building and managing savings, how to get what you want without going into debt. Managing and avoiding consumer credit. Dangers of credit reliance. Tips to break the debt cycle.
  • Workshop
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm @ St Wilfrids Elementary School, Toronto, ON
Interactive games to learn about concept of money and strategies for saving. This event is not open to the general public.
  • Information Booth
  • Open House
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ YMCA Niagara West , Grimsby , ON
An interactive table display with educational materials and activities for the patrons of the YMCA Niagara West facility.
  • Information Booth

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016   (9 events)

9:00 am to 11:15 am @ Walker Family YMCA, St.Catharines, ON
Interactive Table Display with educational materials and activities for the patrons of the Walker Family YMCA.
  • Information Booth
  • Open House
9:00 am to 3:00 pm @ YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador, St.John's , NL
During Credit Education Week, the YMCA of Newfoundland & Labrador will promote an entrepreneurship program to high school students & teachers across the province.  This will include activities and exercises designed to gain knowledge on topics such as marketing, research and financial planning.
  • Workshop
  • Contest
9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Community Counselling & Resource Centre, Peterborough, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a week-long display on financial literacy.
  • Information Booth
10:00 am to 1:00 pm @ Consilium Place Employment & Social Services, Scarborough, ON
"Lunch & Learn" event targeting low income but highly indebted people.  This event is being presented by Agincourt Community Services Association, in partnership with Consilium Place Employment & Social Services.
  • Workshop
10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Loyalist College, Belleville, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will set up a booth in the Student Association area.  They will have interactive games to teach the students about credit, budgeting, OSAP, and other financial matters.
  • Information Booth
11:30 am to 1:30 pm @ College of New Caledonia's Aboriginal Resource Centre, Prince George, BC
A "Lunch and Learn" event for College of New Caledonia students to expand knowledge regarding financial literacy.  This event is presented by the Aboriginal Business & Community Development Centre.
  • Workshop
11:45 am to 12:30 pm @ Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collegiate, Toronto, ON
To share basic financial literacy information and resources with high school students. This event is not open to the general public.
  • Workshop
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ Carrefour Jeunesse-emploi Cote-des-Neiges, Montreal, QC
To promote Financial Literacy to wider community bringing community workers and educators together to show them how financial Literacy can be used to benefit their students and participants. It will also serve as a networking event to develop new partnerships for those in attendance. Promote and distribute Credit Canada resources.
  • Workshop
  • Information Booth
  • Open House
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ Havelock Hub, Havelock, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a display on financial literacy, and will have a credit counsellor present to answer questions.
  • Information Booth

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016   (6 events)

9:00 am to 3:00 pm @ YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador, St.John's , NL
During Credit Education Week, the YMCA of Newfoundland & Labrador will promote an entrepreneurship program to high school students & teachers across the province.  This will include activities and exercises designed to gain knowledge on topics such as marketing, research and financial planning.
  • Workshop
  • Contest
9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Community Counselling & Resource Centre, Peterborough, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a week-long display on financial literacy.
  • Information Booth
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ Sault Ste Marie - YMCA, Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Setting up a table with Educational materials, both from Credit Education Week and from the YMCA's Youth Gambling Awareness Program.
  • Information Booth
  • Open House
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm @ , Toronto, ON
Teaching parents and youth about money preparation for post secondary.
  • Workshop
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm @ Sick Muse Art Projects, Toronto, ON
Sick Muse Art Projects will host a Financial Literacy event aimed to support newcomer (Refugee and Immigrant) artists in understanding Canada's Financial System, the importance of proper credit management and  budgeting.
  • Workshop
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm @ Community Counselling & Resource Centre, Peterborough, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a workshop on financial literacy, titled "Organize Your Finances".
  • Workshop

Friday, Nov 11, 2016   (3 events)

9:00 am to 3:00 pm @ YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador, St.John's , NL
During Credit Education Week, the YMCA of Newfoundland & Labrador will promote an entrepreneurship program to high school students & teachers across the province.  This will include activities and exercises designed to gain knowledge on topics such as marketing, research and financial planning.
  • Workshop
  • Contest
9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Community Counselling & Resource Centre, Peterborough, ON
Community Counselling & Resource Centre of Peterborough will provide a week-long display on financial literacy.
  • Information Booth
3:00 pm to 6:00 pm @ , Toronto, ON
Teaching youth about how money comes and goes very quickly.
  • Workshop

Monday, Nov 14, 2016   (3 events)

10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will set up a booth in the Student Association area.  They will have interactive games to teach the students about credit, budgeting, OSAP, and other financial matters.
  • Information Booth
10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ St. Lawrence College, Kingston, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will set up a booth in the Student Association area.  They will have interactive games to teach the students about credit, budgeting, OSAP, and other financial matters.
  • Information Booth
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm @ North Toronto Memorial Community Centre, Toronto, ON
" Financial Wins " Event.
  • Workshop

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016   (5 events)

10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Charles P. Allen H.S, Bedford, NS
Charles. P Allen H.S will be hosting a series of rotating, mini workshops. The workshops will focus on credit, savings and loans and the importance of building positive credit score. This event is not open to the general public.
  • Workshop
10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ St. Lawrence College, Brockville, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will set up a booth in the Student Association area.  They will have interactive games to teach the students about credit, budgeting, OSAP, and other financial matters.
  • Information Booth
11:30 am to 1:30 pm @ Canada Revenue Agency, Ottawa, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will provide an educational booth for employees of the Canada Revenue Agency.  This event is for CRA employees only.
  • Information Booth
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm @ TESOC Multicultural Settlement Services, Scarborough, ON
A " Lunch and Learn " event for clients of TESOC focussing on financial abuse. This event is open to the public but pre-registration is required.  For more information, contact TESOC at 416-757-6043.
  • Workshop
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm @ , Kemptville, ON
This event will be facilitated by 1000 Islands Credit Counselling Service, and is targeted to general audiences and credit counselling clients.  The objective is to raise financial literacy levels in the community by sharing expertise and tools that can bring changes to people's money management behaviour.
  • Workshop

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016   (1 event)

11:45 am to 12:30 pm @ Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collegiate, Toronto, ON
To share basic financial literacy information and resources with high school students. This event is not open to the general public.
  • Workshop

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016   (3 events)

10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Queen's University, Kingston, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will set up a booth in the Student Association area.  They will have interactive games to teach the students about credit, budgeting, OSAP, and other financial matters.
  • Information Booth
11:30 am to 1:30 pm @ Canada Revenue Agency, Ottawa, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will provide an educational booth for employees of the Canada Revenue Agency.  This event is for CRA employees only.
  • Information Booth
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm @ Mohawk College, Hamilton, ON
The Mo'Money Resource Centre will host a workshop clarifying the banking industry, highlighting account options, online apps and resources, as well as explaining the role of interest in regards to carrying debt and increasing savings.  Each participant will receive refreshments and a bag of resources, including calculators, budget trackers, and money management booklets.
  • Workshop

Friday, Nov 18, 2016   (1 event)

10:00 am to 3:00 pm @ Carleton University, Ottawa, ON
K3C Credit Counselling will set up a booth in the Student Association area.  They will have interactive games to teach the students about credit, budgeting, OSAP, and other financial matters.
  • Information Booth

Monday, Nov 21, 2016   (1 event)

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
This workshop aims to help students to develop the habit of making their food at home in a fun, interactive and engaging way. This event is open only to students at the University of Calgary.  Contact the U of C Financial Aid office at 403-220-3831 for more information.
  • Workshop

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016   (2 events)

10:00 am to 12:00 pm @ Next Steps Employment Centre - Meadowvale Branch, Mississauga, ON
An education facilitator from Credit Canada will provide a 2-hour session, Money Management & Budgeting, and will cover topics including the following -
  • Workshop
11:30 am to 1:30 pm @ College of New Caledonia's Aboriginal Resource Centre, Prince George, BC
A "Lunch and Learn" event for College of New Caledonia students to expand knowledge regarding financial literacy.  This event is presented by the Aboriginal Business & Community Development Centre.
  • Workshop

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016   (2 events)

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm @ Mohawk College, Hamilton, ON
Robert R Brown will be the guest speaker at this event.  He is a freelance writer who lives in Ajax, On, who wrote the personal finance book on Wealthing Like Rabbits. He will help engage students in a lively presentation and an in-depth Q & A. This event is only open to Mohawk College staff, faculty, students, and alumni.
  • Workshop
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm @ University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
This workshop aims to help students to develop the habit of making their food at home in a fun, interactive and engaging way. This event is open only to students at the University of Calgary.  Contact the U of C Financial Aid office at 403-220-3831 for more information.
  • Workshop

Sunday, Nov 27, 2016   (1 event)

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm @ , Brockville, ON
This event will be facilitated by 1000 Islands Credit Counselling Service, and is targeted to general audiences and credit counselling clients.  The objective is to raise financial literacy levels in the community by sharing expertise and tools that can bring changes to people's money management behaviour.
  • Workshop

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016   (1 event)

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm @ Mohawk College, Hamilton, ON
Mo' Money Resource Centre at Mohawk College is goingto bring in a Chef, who will prepare and share his nutritious and economical meals.  His mantra is "fast food, but not junk food". The goal is to encourage students to use their money in a healthy and cost - effective ways. This event is only open to Mohawk College staff, faculty, students, and alumni.
  • Workshop

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017   (1 event)

11:30 am to 1:30 pm @ College of New Caledonia's Aboriginal Resource Centre, Prince George, BC
A "Lunch and Learn" event for College of New Caledonia students to expand knowledge regarding financial literacy.  This event is presented by the Aboriginal Business & Community Development Centre.
  • Workshop

Monday, Nov 6, 2017   (2 events)

8:30 am to 10:00 am @ Downtown Toronto YMCA , Toronto, ON
Key Note Speaker: KELLEY KEEHN Ellen Roseman - Master of Ceremonies Sean Cooper - Personal Finance Journalist
  • Open House
10:00 am to 12:30 pm @ Downtown Toronto YMCA , Toronto, ON
Key Note Speaker: KELLEY KEEHN Ellen Roseman - Master of Ceremonies Sean Cooper - Personal Finance Journalist
  • Open House

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017   (1 event)

5:30 pm to 8:30 pm @ The Fairmont Royal York - Imperial Room, Toronto, ON
EVENT DETAILS On the evening of November 8th, we will be celebrating our annual Dinner Gala at the Royal York Hotel.  We will be honouring our grade 12 essay contest winners and thanking our CEWC 2017 sponsors, community partners and supporters. Please join us in celebrating this great event!
  • Dinner Gala
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