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This page is for sample content to send to prospective contributors to the Settlement At Work blog.

Soliciting a new piece

Hello,

I'm writing to ask if you would be interested in being a contributor to the [blog.settlementatwork.org Settlement At Work blog]. We recognize your involvement in the settlement sector of Ontario and your experience with writing and discussing ideas. We'd like to solicit a brief piece from you on the topic of capacity-building in this sector.

Length: 500 - 1500 words.

Your piece will be reviewed by us for clarity and brevity before publishing.

About the Settlement At Work website

The Settlement At Work website is managed by the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants. It has a reach of [1 million] visits per year, with a supporting newsletter of [1000] subscribers. The Settlement At Work website comprises of a blog, a wiki and a continually updated listings of jobs, RFPs and events.

The Settlement At Work website is managed by the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants, who also manages a family of other settlement-related websites such as Settlement.Org, InMyLanguage and NewYouth.ca.

Sample topics include:

  • (tailor to the recipient)

Thank you in advance for considering this request. I hope we can have your involvement on the site.

Happy to discuss further,


Douglas Bastien
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Online Capacity Development Facilitator
Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI)
110 Eglinton Ave. W. Suite 200
Toronto, ON M4R 1A3

E-mail: dbastien@ocasi.org
User profile page
Twitter: @@DBast
Phone: 416.322.4950 ext. 248

OCASI on the Web:
http://www.ocasi.org
http://www.settlement.org
http://atwork.settlement.org
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Republishing a piece

Hello,

We really liked your piece "[name]" on [date] in [publication]. I'm writing to ask if we may republish the piece you wrote .

We'd like to edit the piece, for both brevity and suitability with our topic of capacity building in the settlement sector. We can provide you our proposed changes within a week.

About the Settlement At Work website

The Settlement At Work website is managed by the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants. It has a reach of [1 million] visits per year, with a supporting newsletter of [1000] subscribers. The Settlement At Work website comprises of a blog, a wiki and a continually updated listings of jobs, RFPs and events.

The Settlement At Work website is managed by the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants, who also manages a family of other settlement-related websites such as Settlement.Org, InMyLanguage and NewYouth.ca.