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Become a friend of 10C and help support community-driven change in Guelph!

For the past eight years, 10 Carden has been a hub for community changemakers in Guelph. In early 2017, we’re moving from our current rented space in downtown Guelph into our new 15,000+ sq foot, fully accessible permanent home in the former Acker’s Furniture Building at 42 Carden. All kinds of community magic is going […]


10 Carden Expansion is Being Fuelled by Community Bonds

Guelph ON – Since 2009, 10 Carden has provided an inclusive and engaging space for social benefit organizations to find new ways of solving local issues. With work underway to expand into the former Acker’s Furniture Building, 10 Carden is continuing to fuel local social innovation through its current Community Bond campaign. “This project is striking […]

Acker’s Sign To Be Temporarily Removed During Renovations

10 Carden to launch crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for sign’s restoration Guelph ON –Since first announcing 10 Carden’s move to the Acker’s Building in the spring, many have asked about what is to become of the iconic Acker’s sign. In order to preserve the building’s storied history, 10 Carden is committed to restoring the […]

10 Carden awarded Downtown Activation Grant to fuel Acker’s renovation

City invests $110,000 into upgrades to the third and fourth floors of landmark building Guelph ON – Extensive renovations are currently underway to transform the former Acker’s Furniture Building into a vibrant hub for local social benefit organizations and members of the community to work and meet.  As a recipient of a $110,000 Minor Downtown […]

Community Bonds

Have you ever wished you could make a LOCAL financial investment that has a solid $ rate of return AND reflects your values and interests in making Guelph a better place? Learn more about Civic Leadership Community Bonds.  10 Carden has been a leader in social innovation in Guelph since it was founded in 2009. To enable a physical […]

We’re Hiring!

10 Carden is hiring 2 summer students as a result of the 2014 Canada Summer Jobs program. #1: Community Collaborateur Intern: JOB DESCRIPTION: 10 Carden is a living lab for social change. We provide the conditions for community members, practitioners and researchers, working in collaboration, to explore ideas, create and sustain new initiatives and make […]

Victory Art Crawl Press Release

Victory Art Crawl TO Launch on Father’s Day (Guelph ON) June 12, 2013 – The inaugural Victory Art Crawl is set to launch on Sunday, June 16th in downtown Guelph, just in time for Father’s Day. Over 300 works of student art will be on display for the public to view and purchase until Wednesday, […]