What's happening July-August 2012...Submitted by SAcommunity on Wed, 06/20/2012 - 11:16
Here at SAcommunity we like to provide a constant stream of information about events for the community and nonprofit sector in SA. Here are some events coming up in July and August that we have found out about.
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2-8 July 2012
NAIDOC Week - events include a march from Victoria Sqaure to Elder Park, followed by a family fun day. NAIDOC Week celebrations are held each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
3-5 July 2012
Suicide prevention training - MOSH (Minimisation Of Suicide Harm) and WIRC (Work Injured Resource Connection) in conjunction with OzHelp are presenting SafeTalk (1/2 day) and ASIST (2 days).
5 July 2012
DIRC Disability Forum - Barriers to justice for people with disabilities, guest speaker Hon Kelly Vincent MLC, 10.30am - 12.30pm, 195 Gilles St Adelaide.
14-15 July 2012
Camp Communityrun - a two day training camp run in partnership with GetUp and CommunityRun that will take you through strategy, media and getting your message out and run a successful campaign on an issue that you want.
Digital Storytelling Workshop - provided by Connecting Up! Every not-for-profit has a story to tell. Whether it's about the service you provide, the cause you support or the people you have helped, these stories can be a powerful tool to engage your audience. This workshop will show how you can create a digital story using available and affordable technology to accomplish high quality results.
29 July - 4 August 2012
Missing Persons Week - for every person reported missing approximately 12 people are directly affected, including family members, friends and work colleagues.
31 July 2012
Grants workshop from Philanthropy Australia: Charitable Trusts & Foundation Funding - how to look for funding from philanthropic sources.
11-19 August 2012
National Science Week - an annual celebration of wonders and benefits of science in Australia.
24 August - 2 September 2012
Salisbury Writers Festival - offers writing enthusiasts and book lovers the opportunity to develop writing skills and meet and learn from some of the best writers in the business.