As part of the 2014 Changemakers Festival, the Coalition of Community Boards were lucky to be team up with some brilliant minds in creativity and education to start a discussion on Creative Commons for Not for Profit organisations. Our guest presenters were Elliot Bledsoe, freelance digital producer and advocate for creative commons in Australia, and… Continue reading Creative Commons for Not for Profit Organisations
Following on from the Sunshine Coast Discussion Forum held last year, a group of board members and supporters from local community organisations have been working to form the Sunshine Coast Coalition of Community Boards. Last month, those efforts were recognised by the Queensland Community Fund, awarding the group a grant to advance their work on… Continue reading Sunshine Coast group wins grant!
The way community is governed is changing. Our communities – that’s you, me, all of us, are being asked to step up and fill those gaps. But are we ready? When we are in a deep state of loss, as many of our organisations are right now, we naturally bunker down to protect our piece… Continue reading Are we ready to participate in our communities?