Holiday Cheer from Unite!

We wish you a cheerful holiday season and best for 2017! – Victor, Fred, Roshan, Matt and Raya. As new year 2017 begins we would like to share some highlights from 2016. Together we helped deliver some great projects such as the Karma – Conscious Café & Eatery  (brand, strategy, promotion and website), Saskatoon Food […]

Happy Co-op Week 2016! What it Means to Us

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Thursday, October 20, 2016 Happy Co-op Week 2016! Unite is a worker owned co-operative. In addition to living the co-operative principles, what it means to us is having a voice, a voice in decision making, one member – one vote. Workplace democracy is not always without friction, however setting a common vision, understanding and values […]

5 Things to Consider Before Launching Crowdfunding // Unite Digital Tips

This new year let’s talk crowdfunding. In addition to traditional fundraising approaches organizations are embracing alternative models, such as crowd funding and direct donation. These models tap into the “power of the crowd” by leveraging individual donations to achieve a funding target. This new year many of you might be thinking of launching a crowdfunding […]

Unite Speaking on Sasklandia Buy Local Movement & Community Marketing Strategies at SEDA Creating Intersections for Growth Conference 2015 (UPDATED)

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015 Unite is excited that our members Roshan, Fred, and Victor will be speaking at Creating Intersections for Growth Conference on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, organized by Saskatchewan Economic Development Association. Roshan is speaking on Sasklandia, a Buy Local Movement in Saskatchewan. Discover how the second phase of the vision is designed […]

Unite Speaking on Community Engagement at Family Services National Executive Leadership Conference 2015

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 Unite is very excited that our members Fred & Victor will be speaking at Family Service Canada Executive Leadership Conference at 10:45am on September 23, 2015 in Saskatoon (William Pascoe Room, Delta Bess). The theme for this year is Beyond Resilience: Creating strong organizations that thrive. With changing  funder policies and […]

Unite Congratulates OUTSaskatoon on Their New Identity

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June 11, 2015 Unite would like to congratulate OUTSaskatoon, formerly known as Avenue Community Centre, on their new name and identity. Unite is proud to be an ally and partner in this process. Unite was approached by OUTSaskatoon to collaborate on the naming and visual identity process. Unite being a community minded cooperative, this project […]

Affinity Business For Good Social Venture Challenge Wins National Awards (UPDATED)

May 21, 2015 (Updated July 2, 2015) We are very excited to hear that Affinity Credit Union won two national awards for Business For Good Social Venture Challenge. The first is Community Economic Development Award at National Credit Union Awards Program. From the CCEDNet website: For their dedication to economic equity, and generous sense of […]

Summer of Cycling

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Summer of Cycling

There’s something brewing in Saskatoon.  Downtown sign posts and bike racks are overweighted with bicycles and the roads and shoulders have become busy bicycle lane ways.  People are cycling more than ever before in Saskatoon. Many times, we look for ideal situations in order to build momentum behind an initiative like cycling.  However, this wave […]

Saskatoon Overwhelmingly Supports Social Enterprises Through Affinity’s Crowdfunding Initiative – Unite’s Experience

December 16, 2014 This has been a busy month for us! Last week Unite attended Affinity Credit Union Business For Good Social Venture Challenge winner announcement (see media coverage 1, 2, 3, & 4). As the agency who worked closely with the 3 finalists, and Affinity’s community development and marketing teams, we would like to express our gratitude, excitement, […]

Unite on CWCF-CoopZone Marketing Panel 2014

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November 4, 2014 Unite is very delighted that our member Victor Das was invited to speak on a panel “The Cooperative Advantage and Branding, including Social Media: for outreach, marketing & member engagement” on November 8, at CWCF-CoopZone Conference 2014, in Wolfville, NS. Victor is honoured to share the panel with Yuill Herbert of Sustainability Solutions Group, and […]