your leadership in the local economy

Skill building and professional development opportunities to cultivate your leadership in the local economy.

Current Offerings

Thrive’s Community Huddle

Thrive’s annual gathering brings together change-makers, local business owners and community residents to celebrate and build connections that create an inclusive and resilient local economy for all. Join us November 29 at the NEW Central Library and discover what’s happening in our community.

Trico Changemakers Studio

A dynamic coworking and learning centre at Mount Royal University, building a community of changemakers among students, social entrepreneurs, activists, artists, and leaders from across sectors making a difference for people and the planet.

Economics of Social Change

Harness new tools in this 5-part workshop series designed for individuals passionate about community that are curious how to apply an economic lens to social issues. Grow your understanding of the connections between the local economy, community development and social change in areas such as food security, affordable housing and local job creation.