Essential Skills and the Olympics
Congratulations to all members of Canada’s Olympic team for their amazing achievements at Sochi! To see how you might have used the 9 Essential Skills while you were watching the Olympics, read Essential Skills and the 2014 Olympics.
The Decoder is here!
Have you seen it? Decoda has just published the first issue of The Decoder, our quarterly e-newsletter. If you haven’t read it yet, click here. To have future issues delivered to your email, sign up here.
Today is Canada’s first Giving Tuesday, a day of giving and volunteering following Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s a day for individuals and organizations to share commitments, rally for favourite causes and think about others. Literacy is fundamental for individual and community well-being. Please consider making a contribution to the Decoda Literacy Foundation to […]
National Philanthropy Day
Today is National Philanthropy Day, a day set aside to celebrate the voluntary contributions that individuals make to improve life in their communities. This involvement takes many forms including volunteering, charitable donations, mentoring, staffing an event, and showing support through social media. Canada is the first country in the world to honour the work of […]
Bridging Generations: leaving a legacy
Today, many community newspapers in British Columbia contain an insert, Bridging Generations: your guide to legacies and estate planning. One of the feature articles in this supplement was written by Esther Jang, Decoda’s Director of Fund Development. In 5 Easy Steps to Leaving a Legacy, Esther outlines basic questions to get you started thinking about […]