Pinterest for Non-Profits

Volunteer Comox Valley


“Pinterest for Non-Profit Organizations”

A #WeAreYQQ workshop with Naz Dizai. Learn how to use social media tools and the #WeAreYQQ networks to grow your organization’s engagement and exposure.


Date To Be Determined

5:30PM – 8:30PM

Members:                         $35 day

Non-Members:                 $50 day


Workshop location:  Unit C1 – 450 Eighth Street, Courtenay, BC

Suited to: All board, staff or social media volunteers of an NPO

Register via telephone 250-334-8063 or reply to this email.


Social marketing is - “an approach used to develop activities aimed at changing or maintaining people's behavior for the benefit of individuals and society as a whole.” These days, it isn’t enough to have a website for your organization– your digital presence extends to social media marketing sites like Facebook and Instagram.  

Volunteer Comox Valley, together with Nazaneen Dizai, is proud to bring this workshop to teach you the basic principles of Instagram, acclimatize your organization to existing social marketing trends, and allow you to share ideas with many other organizations, together in a group for the first time ever.

Topic: Pinterest for Non-Profits – Bring your laptop and setup your basic Pinterest account

In this workshop, you will learn:

·        Pinterest basics; when and why to use Pinterest as a non-profit?

·        Setting up accounts and boards.

·        Pinning relevant content for your audience.

Register via telephone 250-334-8063 or reply to this email. 

Contact Name:Tyler Voigt
More Information:250-334-8063
Length Of Workshop:3
Cost Per Person:$50
Teacher Name:Nazaneen Dizai
Teacher Profile:

Naz Dizai is a marketing communications and public relations consultant from Windsor, Ontario and owner and principal at 50th Parallel Public Relations.

For the last 7 years, Naz has working in public relations for organizations that include the Canadian Mental Health Association, Corus Entertainment, the Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council. Her clients are leaders in social innovation and have included Nikita Marketing Communications for Kitsumkalum Treaty, Prime Chophouse and Wine Bar, By the Booth, the #WeAreYQQ Project, CV Raise a Reader and the Children’s Foundation Vancouver Island.

In the last year, Naz has started teaching social media workshops to professionals and not for profits under the #WeAreYQQ platform. She is committed to her community and actively donates her time and expertise to projects like Everybody Deserves a Smile (EDAS) to further drive its success.

Time:9:30 am - 11:30 am
To Register:250-334-8063 /