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How interVivos launched a mentorship program during a pandemic

interVivos has connected over 600 high-calibre mentors and ambitious protégés in the Edmonton area through our mentorship program. The program is offered twice per year and typically launches with an in-person event. When COVID-19 hit in March, we knew it was impossible to launch the summer 2020 program the traditional way. We also knew there […]

“It’s so important that as we succeed, we lift others along the way”

Two-time interVivos Mentor talks about her experience in the interVivos mentorship program By: Naz Soni Uppal LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/naz-sohni/    My name is Naz Sohni Uppal. I am an accomplished, multi-award-winning radio and television correspondent and producer. Spreading joy and uplifting others have become a huge part of my success. I have been a mentor with […]

“Having someone tell you that you are on the right track is a big deal”

Two-time interVivos Protégé talks about her experience in the interVivos mentorship program By: Giselle General LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gisellegeneral/ The interVivos mentorship program was my first experience with a formal mentorship program. Throughout university and shortly after, I kept hearing about the value of having mentors for one’s professional and personal life. I never had one until […]

interVivos launches Summer 2020 Mentorship Program virtually

Registrations Are Now Closed Thank you for your interest in interVivos. We’ve been connecting people from all backgrounds for nearly 15 years through important dialogue, engagements, mentorship programs and events. Please be sure to check us out on social media (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter). If you have any questions or want to know when […]

Success Story: Our Partnership with Edmonton Heritage Council

Last year, our friends at the Edmonton Heritage Council (EHC) reached out for our support to pilot a mentorship program for heritage-sector professionals. interVivos immediately saw the value of sharing resources and expertise with EHC and partnered with them to support their goal of elevating diverse voices. EHC is a local non-profit organization that connects […]

Remembering A Provincial Affair

On the one year anniversary of our event, A Provincial Affair, we decided to look back at the event and its impact on attendees. interVivos’ Provincial Election event, A Provincial Affair, was a sell out in April 2019. We welcomed a diverse crowd of attendees, all of whom share a passion for political action in […]

Why Vote?

This past fall, we partnered with Apathy is Boring to offer over 100 Edmontonians an exciting nonpartisan federal election viewing party and an evening of drag at Evolution Wonderlounge. We thought it would be good to ask people at the party: “Why vote?” Their responses were captured on Post-It Notes and here are some of […]

Join the interVivos Board!

We are expanding the interVivos board! We are currently looking for people who are civic minded and also have a background in one or more of the following: Strategic planning External communications Fund development If you have experience with one or more of the above, we invite you to apply before noon on March 15, […]

Interview with a Founder: Ardyce Kouri

Ardyce Kouri is a partner and owner of Leaders International, an organization designed to support their clients in identifying the senior leadership they need to keep driving their organizations forward. Ardyce is also a founding board member of interVivos and served many roles within the organization as a board member, volunteer, mentor and now an […]

interVivos launches Summer 2019 Mentorship Program

interVivos is launching its Summer 2019 Mentorship Program Wednesday, June 19, 2019. interVivos is inviting ambitious professionals from across the capital region to take part in its ever-popular mentorship program and have the opportunity to connect with highly sought-after mentors. interVivos has organized close to 20 mentorship programs since the society started in 2006. This […]