Dexterity Events

Events, conversations and workshops on social enterprise and social impact investing.

Dexterity Ventures Inc. periodically hosts events, conversations and workshops on topics relevant to social enterprise, social impact investing, and strategic and venture philanthropy for our wealth and legal advisors and their clients (families, individuals and family owned businesses).

These events are designed to provide thought provoking dialogue with recognized leaders in Wealth Management and Charitable sectors.


Upcoming Events & Workshops


Capital For Cause: Back to Basics

Capital For Cause: Back to Basics

April 27th - 8:30am to 3:00pm

A financial summit looking at different ways we can use various forms of capital to drive change around the critical issues of housing and food.

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Past Events & Workshops


Fall Philanthropy Retreat

Fall Philanthropy Retreat

October 21st-23rd, 2016

Spend the weekend taking a deep dive into your personal philanthropy and legacy.

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Fall Philanthropy Retreat

Workshop: Philanthropy workshop for Advisors (Edmonton)

November 5th, 8:00am - 2:00pm

This full-day interactive workshop is designed for financial and legal advisors. Clients are also welcome.

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Women in Philanthropy

Women in Philanthropy (Toronto, ON)

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Habitat for Humanity GTA, in partnership with TD Wealth, cordially invites you to an evening celebrating Women and Philanthropy. Download invite
Email: events@habitatgta.ca

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Workshop: Philanthropy workshop for Advisors (Calgary)

Workshop: Philanthropy workshop for Advisors (Calgary)

October 5th, 2016 - 8:00am - 2:00pm

This full-day interactive workshop is designed for financial and legal advisors. Clients are also welcome.

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Financial Literacy for Seniors

Financial Literacy for Seniors

October 12, 2016, 9:00am - 12:00pm

This workshop is for individuals and families who are looking for information on supporting their aging parents in their financial and legacy transitions.

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Celebrate Women & Philanthropy

Celebrate Women & Philanthropy (Calgary)

October 13, 2016 - 6:00pm – 8:30pm

A new and exciting chapter is being written by Canada’s women philanthropists. Their increasingly important role in the economy and dedicated passion is proving to be a powerful force of change in Canadian society and around the world. Download invite
Email: alen.okanovic@redcross.ca

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An Evening of Wine and Entertainment in Support of the #YMMFire Fund

An Evening of Wine and Entertainment in Support of the #YMMFire Fund

June 18th 2016, 6:30pm - 10:30pm

#YMMFire Fund - Assisting the front-line organizations and agencies supporting the Fort McMurray individuals and families that have been displaced as a result of this natural disaster.

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In conversation with David B. Savage, Collaborative Leadership...

In conversation with David B. Savage, Collaborative Leadership…

June 14th 2016, 5:30-7:30pm

David is founder and President of Savage Management Ltd., Think Sustain Ability Consultants and The Collaborative Global Initiative.

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TD Wealth Workshops

TD Women and Philanthropy in Edmonton

Monday May 2nd - noon - 2pm

Hear a small panel of dynamic Edmonton women speak passionately about philanthropy. What does supporting the arts mean to them? What do they see as their role and that of other women in driving charitable support for our community? Why do they make charitable donations? How do they decide what to support?
Email: rsvp@youraga.ca to RSVP

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Rotary District Conference: Evaluating Charities to align with Social Vision

Rotary District Conference: Evaluating Charities to align with Social Vision

Monday May 13th

What does it mean to take your philanthropy to new heights? Join us for a discussion on evaluating charities and layering your giving portfolio for maximum impact.
Please note this session is a part of the Rotary 2016 District Conference.

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Capital For Cause: Views on Impact Investing

Capital For Cause: Views on Impact Investing

April 13th - 8:30am to 1:30pm

As part of the REAP Down to Earth Week, please join Dexterity Ventures Inc. along with the Raymond James Foundation and Toniic for a half-day of interactive learning with some of North America's most successful impact investors.

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Advancing Philanthropy: Women and Leadership

April 5th - 10:30am to 1:30pm

Join Her Honour, the Honourable Lois E. Mitchell, CM, AOE, LLD, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta as she shares her thoughts on Women: Philanthropic Leadership and Legacy followed by a moderated panel discussion of women leaders inviting stories of personal and professional views on philanthropy, impact investing and ‘doing good’.
Email: esorochan@banffcanmorecf.org to book

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Spring Break at the Banff Centre: Family Philanthropy Retreat

Spring Break at the Banff Centre: Family Philanthropy Retreat

March 11th to 13th, 2016.

An inspirational, eye-opening weekend for families and their children (16 yrs+) exploring areas of social change, philanthropy, and family legacy in the majestic Rocky Mountains.

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In conversation with Nadine Riopel, The Savvy Do-Gooder...

In conversation with Nadine Riopel, The Savvy Do-Gooder…

January 13th 2016, 8:00-10:30am

More than ever before, an organization's social license to operate is a powerful tool, it offers a path to more engaged, productive, loyal people.

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TD Wealth Workshops

Philanthropy Workshops For Women

November 3rd-25th, 2015

TD Wealth is pleased to host a series of philanthropy workshops developed by Dexterity Consulting, in partnership with Enlightened Philanthropy, in cities across Canada

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In conversation with Vicki Saunders...

In conversation with Vicki Saunders...

June 24th, 2015

As women, we have a tendency to look at our investments as more than just part of our portfolio. How do we do this effectively? What does gender parity mean in today's economy?.

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In conversation with Michael Shuman

In conversation with Michael Shuman...

April 18th & 19th, 2015

Dexterity Ventures Inc., in partnership with Reap Calgary Down To Earth Week are proud to host an intimate dialogue with leading Economist and Strategic investor Michael Shuman.

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Questions, Comments, or Ideas?

If you have questions about any upcoming events or would like to organize an event with Dexterity Ventures Inc., contact us at info@dexterityventures.com.