Twitter bird logo

Al Etmanski: The World Can Be Changed

July 10, 2012

By Al Etmanski with Milton Friesen

Al Etmanski (  is a collaborator and change agent who has spent a significant part of his life tackling challenging social and policy issues. He is a partner in the J W McConnell Family Foundation’s, Social Innovation Generation (SIG), an Ashoka Canada fellow, a VanCity Community Investment Fellow, and a faculty member of John McKnight’s Asset Based Community Development Institute (ABCD). He is also a Co-Chair of the BC Government’s Advisory Council on Social Entrepreneurship and is a co-founder of Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network (PLAN). In addition, he proposed and led the successful campaign to establish the world’s first Registered Disability Savings Plan.

Track Listing (00:26:58)

Posted in Innovation.

Subscribe to our Cardus Monthly Newsletter
A concise digest of upcoming events, recent publications, and major policy updates & developments.
  • Stay up-to-date and informed
  • Only one concise digest email per month
  • We will never share your email address. No Spam!
We will never sell or rent your email address. Your privacy is important to us