Development Drinks

Three women network at a Development drinks event

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Development Drinks is a monthly networking event for development professionals run by OCIC volunteers in Ottawa and Toronto. Held the second week of every other month – on Wednesday in Ottawa, and Thursday in Toronto – it provides a space to connect with others who are passionate about working, volunteering and learning about the sector.  Development Drinks events are free, and registration is required. 

Upcoming Events

Ottawa

OCIC Ottawa Development Drinks @ Manyatta
This event is being delivered in partnership with Manyatta Network.  Manyatta has built a strong community of professionals within the African Diaspora and beyond, one awesome connection at a time. They have showcased individuals, businesses and community organizations making headway in the advancement of the African Diaspora.

When: Friday, June 16, 2017 from 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: Three Brewers, 240 Sparks Street, Ottawa, K2P 1W8.  This venue is wheelchair accessible
Cost: Admission is free and food and drinks will be available for purchase at the bar
Register: Click here to register on Eventbrite

Toronto

Q&A with James Odey on "How to Engage the Private Sector to Develop a Green Economy" & Development Drinks Networking
Join OCIC in partnership with Cuso International for a discussion on "How to Engage the Private Sector to Develop a Green Economy" and Development Drinks networking.

When: Wednesday, June 21 or Thursday, June 22, 2017 (exact date TBA) from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Centre for Social Innovation - 192 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2C2. This venue is wheelchair accessible.
Cost: Admission is free, and registration is required
Register: More details to come

Questions? Contact Lisa Swainston at admin@ocic.on.ca | 416.972.6303.

 

Please Note: Toronto Development Drinks is restructuring and will be moving to a new format with 6 or 7 events per year.  Mark your calendars for these upcoming dates in 2017!

Wednesday, June 21 or Thursday, June 22, 2017 (exact date TBA) from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm / Venue: CSI - 192 Spadina Avenue, Toronto - in collaboration with Cuso International

Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Venue: TBA

Thursday, September 7, 2017 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Venue: TBA

Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Venue: TBA

Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Venue: TBA

 
 
Woman wearing a blue scarf and a pink hijab listens to a fellow attendee at a Development Drinks Event
 
 

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