Darcie Bennett

Community Grants Manger

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As the Community Grants Manager, Darcie manages $10 million in grants for the Community Counselling Grants initiative. These grants aim to support community organizations to increase their counselling capacity. Since completing her PhD in sociology at UBC, Darcie has worked at the intersection of non-profit management, legal advocacy, and social science research. In 2006, Darcie joined Pivot Legal Society as a community-based researcher and went on to hold several positions including Child Welfare Campaigner, Campaigns Director, and Interim Executive Director. She also spent two years as Director of Marketing and Communications for Ecojustice Canada.  In 2018, Darcie completed a graduate certificate in executive coaching from Royal Roads University. Darcie is also mom to three young people.