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Jan 15

HPRT Submission to Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs

Standing Committee

Leena Sharma, Colleen Sym and June Cockwell presented a submission to the government of Ontario Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs’ Pre-Budget Consultation on Tuesday, January 14th.  The HPRT , along with Community Development Halton, the Peel Poverty Action Group and the Campaign for Adequate Welfare, were some of the groups whose recommendations spoke …

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Nov 28

Fall 2013 Business Breakfast: Driving Community Investment

Barb Chilwell was once a successful businesswoman, with a special needs daughter in private school. After Chilwell had a heart attack, she has known worries like not having enough money for bread and milk. “It has been a difficult, stressful and unbelievable experience,” said the Halton resident. “I never imagined being in this situation.” Chilwell’s …

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