Beginning Fall, 2017: new Heartwood class series on MAKING A SUSTAINABLE LIVING ON AN ISLAND
Focus: the Southern Gulf Islands of Pender, Mayne, Galiano and Saturna, so that you can make a living and therefore live in a beautiful place like this!
Welcome! to anyone wanting to start up an island business or non-profit (including younger persons); existing businesses; people who want to create an island job; or non-profits interested in skill-building or social enterprise.
1st CLASS: Saturday, September 16, 2017 (10:00 to 12:30 pm)
The “Just Good Enough” Business Plan – What do you REALLY need to know? see HERE
2nd CLASS: Saturday, October 14, 2017 (12:00 noon to 2:30 pm)
Educational CO-OP Presentation & Discussion (including GULF ISLANDS Co-op Proposal) see HERE
3rd CLASS: coming up in November (likely November 25 but check back)
Turning Your Art or Craft into Sustainable Island Enterprise
POSSIBLE FUTURE CLASSES:
Island Employment/Jobs – Ways to Create One
Computerized Accounting for your Business or Non-Profit (Beginner & Advanced Classes)
Turning Food Growing into Sustainable Island Enterprise
Turning Education / Teaching into Sustainable Island Enterprise (For-Profit or Non-Profit)
Internet Promotion and/or Sales for your Island Enterprise
Sustainable, Profitable, Island Event & Retreat Planning
THANK YOU: to Southern Gulf Islands CRD Director David Howe for providing support to these new classes on “Making a Sustainable Living on an Island”!