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Accessibility Resources
Publication | The ONN | March 5, 2016
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Raising the Curtain on Accessibility: Resources from the performing arts – Archived Content
Post | The ONN | March 10, 2016

Image: Blind patrons among the audience enjoying audio described performance of Bethune at Factory Theatre  Over the last year, ONN has been sharing accessibility resources from across Ontario through the EnAbling Nonprofits project. Sharing knowledge and putting accessible practices in place doesn’t just help us comply with accessibility laws, it strengthens our relationships with other nonprofits […]

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Our Work: Accessibility

Supporting a culture of accessibility Many nonprofit organizations serve and engage with vulnerable populations, so it’s no surprise that accessibility – in all its definitions – is of high importance to the sector. The resources below can help you understand the practices to make your organization accessible to people of all ages and abilities and […]

A Hand Up, Not a Hand Out: DANI Toronto champions employment and accessibility
Post | DANIToronto | December 9, 2015

Here’s something that we know for sure: the nonprofit sector is a leader in advocating for diverse communities. In 2006, DANI (Developing and Nurturing Independence) was created on this premise. Championed by parents of children with disabilities, DANI started as a parent to parent advocacy group and became an incorporated, non-for-profit organization. The organization creates […]

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Fully Integrated: Reach for the Rainbow teaches us a few things about accessibility
Post | onnrftr | September 15, 2015

The nonprofit sector is positioned to champion accessibility. Many organizations work with persons with disabilities as part of their core mandate, and most nonprofits consider how their work contributes to inclusive communities. As a part of our EnAbling Nonprofits initiative, ONN is highlighting nonprofits that not only meet their accessibility compliance requirements, but go above-and-beyond […]

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Our Work: Pulse Check COVID-19 Pandemic Surveys

State of Ontario’s nonprofit sector in 2022 From May – June 2022, ONN conducted a sector-wide survey with l’Assemblée de la Francophonie de l’Ontario (l’AFO) to gather critical data on the state of Ontario’s nonprofits regarding their financial health, staffing and volunteers, and general operations. Nearly 1,500 nonprofits, charities, and grassroots groups across the province […]

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Our Work: Provincial Advocacy

Ontario Budget 2022 Budget 2022 misses the mark on what the pandemic taught Ontarians, the value of nonprofits The Ontario government’s 2022 election budget, a re-packaging of many previous announcements, promises to spend $198 billion to “Build Ontario” as the province emerges from a two-year long pandemic and battles an affordability crisis. The government’s motto […]

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Our Work: Federal Advocacy

Canada’s budget ONN monitors federal policy and financing in relation to the nonprofit sector. Where relevant, ONN tracks key issues and advocates for supports for Ontario nonprofits through the federal budget. Below, you will find our most recent updates, links to previous budgets, and perspectives from across our network. Federal budget 2022: Spending less for […]

Nonprofit Driven Annual Conference
Page | June 8, 2022

Nonprofit Driven 2022 Key Details Dates: November 2-3, 2022 Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre Let’s gather in-person to reconnect, collaborate and strategize to shape the future of our sector, together. Nonprofit Driven is not just Ontario’s largest public policy forum- it is also an important gathering for nonprofit leaders, community organizers, and policymakers to collaborate […]

Time to roll up our sleeves and lead – Archived Content
Post | The ONN | December 19, 2016

As with many in the nonprofit sector here in Canada, over the last month our team has watched our US nonprofit counterparts struggle with what the new administration will mean for their organizations, their communities and the role of the nonprofit sector in the country. As public benefit organizations, we are closely connected to communities […]