Fall 2018 Annual ILC Gathering

ILC LogoFor more information and to get your name on the registration list, email inclusiveleaders@gmail.com or Phone 250-746-6141

Friday, September 28 8:30 am to Sunday, September 30, 2:00 pm

Come for 1, 2, or all three days!

Cowichan Lake Education Centre, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

Our Fall 2018 Inclusive Leadership Co-operative Annual Gathering is sure to be another wonderful opportunity for networking, learning, exploring, and celebrating! We invite EVERYONE involved in or interested in becoming involved in Inclusive Leadership! Come for 1,2, or all 3 days to experience and share the multitude of ways Inclusive Leaders are transforming communities by embracing diversity.

  • We invite you to bring your family, friends, colleagues and groups: students/teachers, leaders/youth, new leaders/experienced leaders.
  • This inter-generational/intercultural event is a GREAT leadership development opportunity for summer staff, high-school and university students, and volunteers of any age.
  • We invite returning Inclusive Leaders to facilitate participatory workshops and activities that will involve us in exploring your Inclusive Leadership work in the world.

“We are part of a world-wide movement made up of individuals and groups who care about people and the planet in ways that are life-enriching and life-sustaining. We look forward to learning with and from everyone who attends the gathering.”(Kix Citton, ILC Founding Member).


Where: Cowichan Lake Education Centre, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada is on 44 acres of forested lakefront with delicious meals, a variety of accommodation, a beautiful beach, lots of trails, and plenty to do in the area.

When:  Dates in June 2018 will be set soon.


Who is Inclusive Leadership for? If you are wondering whether or not you are choice 2part of the Inclusive Leadership Community, you already are. Every single person who values safety, respect, equality and joy has a vital role to play in building welcoming and inclusive communities based on embracing differences as gifts that enrich our world. Inclusive Leadership is for individuals. families, and groups. Government, non-profits, schools, co-operatives, and businesses are invited to send adults and youth. Inter-generational groups of adults, youth and children are encouraged to register.

Activities and Workshops:  Click here for a look at our Agenda from 2017: Overview Agenda 2017 Click here for descriptions of workshops and facilitators from 2017.

Our 2018 Agenda will be posted soon. We do know that Friday, September 28 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm will be a Continuing Education and Pro-D Day full of excellent Inclusive Leadership workshops.

Participation Fees:  The Inclusive Leadership Co-operative runs on the spirit of generosity with people paying what we can comfortably afford. Use the fee schedule below to figure out the cost for you and other members of your group. Then – when you go to the registration form you can choose between paying these fees, requesting a sponsorship, or you can help sponsor someone by contributing a little more.

All Inclusive Costs for 3 days and 2 nights: 

  • Commuting: Adult: $200. Youth: $100. Children: $50
  • Dormitory: Adult: $300. Youth: $200. Children: $100
  • Shared room: Adult: $350. Youth $200, Children $100 (based on sharing with parent/guardian)
  • Private room: Adult: $450. Youth $200, Children $100 (based on sharing with parent/guardian)

Costs for 1 or 2 days:

Commuting: $50 for any 2 days or $30 for any 1 day (plus meals).

Accommodation: Dormitory: $40 per night. Shared room: $70 per night. Private room: $125 per night.

Meals: Breakfast: $20 per meal. Lunch: $25 per meal. Dinner: $25 per meal.

Costs for youth are 1/2 these adult fees. Costs for children are 1/3 these adult fees.

dsc_9120All generations are welcome:  The inter-generational aspect of Inclusive Leadership is so rewarding! We welcome groups of youth and adult mentors to come together. We also welcome post-secondary students and young adults to come on your own.


Child-Minding: We will support you with child-minding by offering active child-and-youth-friendly alternatives to choose during workshop sessions. Inclusive Leadership Gatherings can easily include your whole family age 0 to 90!

earth-charter-102Diverse Abilities: Our diverse abilities are gifts that enrich our communities and the wider world! Cowichan Lake Education Centre is a very accessible venue and Inclusive Leaders know that sharing leadership is the key to planning for an accessible and meaningful experience for everyone. Please phone or email us to discuss whatever accommodations and supports you require for yourself or someone who is coming with you.


IMG_5519For more information and to register: Phone: 250-746-6141

Email: inclusiveleaders@gmail.com


Click here to learn more about our Global Framework – The International Earth Charter.

Click here for comments from Past Participants

Click here to read about the 2017 Workshops and Activities

Click here to read our Agenda for our 2017 ILC Annual Gathering: Overview Agenda 2017

Photos from some of our past Inclusive Leadership Gatherings