Jul 04

June Cockwell recognized with Canada Sesquicentennial Award

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In addition to Canada’s 150th birthday this past weekend, a group of Oakville residents were celebrated for their contributions to the community and country. Recipients of the Canada Sesquicentennial Award were named and presented by Oakville MP John Oliver at the Bronte Heritage Waterfront Park on Saturday, July 1 as part of the Canada Day …

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Jul 04

Exciting Board Opportunities with the Halton Poverty Roundtable!

During a time of significant growth and the recent release of a revitalized strategic plan, the Halton Poverty Roundtable is seeking passionate and dedicated individuals to join the Board of Directors. Candidates living or working in the Halton Region are welcome to apply. The Board meets four times a year, as well as participating in …

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Jun 22

Halton group recognizes donors for supporting new community network

On Monday, June 19, the Halton Community Benefits Network (HCBN) hosted a donor appreciation event in Oakville to recognize the Ontario Trillium and Atkinson foundations for their leadership and contribution to the HCBN. - Nathan Howes/Metroland

The new Halton Community Benefits Network (HCBN) is aptly-named since its mission is to help everybody in the region. Launched in 2016, with support from the Atkinson Foundation and the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the HCBN is a result of Halton Poverty Roundtable (HPRT) convening a cross-sector network of government partners, citizens with the lived experience …

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Jun 12

Halton Women’s Centre honours 150 years of exemplary women – Congratulations Leena Sharma Seth

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Since Canada began, there have been exemplary women and the Women’s Centre of Halton recently recognized 14 local women who fit the description. On June 2, the Oakville-based organization held an Honouring 150 Years of Exemplary Women luncheon at the Harbour Banquet and Conference Centre. It aimed to educate the community about the contributions of …

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Jun 08

HPRT Donor Appreciation Event

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The Halton Poverty Roundtable invites your attendance at our donor appreciation event, happening on Monday, June 19th, 2017. Like many important community efforts, our donors make our work possible. Specifically we will be celebrating the Ontario Trillium Foundation and the Atkinson Foundation for their support of our Halton Community Benefits Network initiative. We will be …

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