Community Sector Council NL

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The Community Sector Council of Newfoundland and Labrador (CSC NL) is an independent organization promoting social and economic well-being. Our goal is a prosperous and inclusive society that supports individuals, families and communities.

The mission of CSC NL is to encourage citizen engagement, to promote the integration of social and economic development and to provide leadership in shaping public policies.

We do this through collaboration with individuals, organizations, the private sector and governments at local, provincial, national and international levels; information sharing and public dialogue; research and analysis; networks and strategic alliances; advancement of the voluntary sector and promotion of volunteerism; and provision of services.

CSC NL is a resource centre for the voluntary, community sector. We convene meetings for information-sharing and networking; offer workshops, training and learning opportunities; maintain a sector website at; operate a telephone help line to provide guidance and assistance; undertake research and planning; design and deliver innovative programs; facilitate policy dialogue; support the development of regional voluntary resource centres; maintain an extensive list of charities and nonprofits; provide consultative services;  and we link with regional and national initiatives

“Strategic thinking and innovative approaches are essential in addressing critical economic and social issues and facilitating the management of change. Collaboration across organizations and communities and across the public, private and community sectors will lead to greater integration of policy and action.”

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