+ Build the connections you need to achieve success in your career and life
Why CONNECT with YWiB SFU?
CONNECT is a new philanthropy based initiative that utilizes YWiB SFU’s resources to make
an impact in our immediate community. Through workshops, partnerships, and events,
CONNECT will create long lasting relationships between YWiB SFU and community based
Program Objectives |
• Provides a platform for students to create long lasting relationships each other and an overall sense of family within the program.
• Facilitates connections between students and the community through a series of partnerships with like minded non-profit organizations.
• Creates an environment where students can gain and develop leadership and time management skills, as well as gain a passion for philanthropy.
A year long program, YWiB CONNECT will give students the opportunity to explore various organizations focused on giving back to different groups of individuals in the community. The program will launch in September of 2017 and come to an end in April of the following year.
Students will learn to network with a variety of individuals, develop their leadership skills, and ultimately, put the skills the have learned in the classroom to use in the real world. YWiB CONNECT will open the door for students to see the value in philanthropic initiatives and integrate it into their everyday lives or future plans.
CONNECT Healthy Cooking Workshop (October 24th, 2017)
Craft Café (November 9th, 2017)
CONNECT Volunteer Fair (January 17th, 2018)
Climb for the Cause (March 17th, 2017)
Apply to be a YWiB CONNECT member and start building your network of community connections both with peers and inspiring non-profits in the Lower Mainland Area!