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

Oakville-based Women’s Centre honours 150 years of exemplary women – Congratulations Leena

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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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Jun 02

We’re Hiring…Summer Student Coordinator

This position is being advertised under the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) initiative. To be eligible for this position, you must be between 15 and 30 years of age on the start date of the job. You also must have been a full-time student during the previous academic year and be intending to return to full-time …

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May 24

Federal Poverty Reduction Strategy Consultation Report

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On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 the Halton Poverty Roundtable, with support from the Tamarack Institute, and through partnership with Open -Doors at St. Christopher’s Anglican Church in Burlington, scheduled and successfully hosted a community consultation to provide input on the Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy currently in development. This report represents the opinions of over 50 …

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