Monthly Archive: May 2016

May 24

How can Halton’s dollars do double duty for social good?

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On Wednesday, May 25th, the Halton Poverty Roundtable is hosting a community forum: Collective Purchasing for Social Good. Participants will enjoy a morning of learning from guest speakers about how their communities have worked with government, business, and community organizations to channel existing spending dollars so that, in addition to purchasing every day goods or …

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May 09

Community Forum: Collective Purchasing for Social Good

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You’re Invited Wednesday, May 25, 2016 10:00am – 2:00pm   “It is a promising idea: Every time you put up a construction crane, make sure you create opportunities for affordable housing or pathways to jobs in the trades. Economic development can produce opportunities in neighbourhoods across the country. In fact, every land use planning decision …

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