Videos from 25 in 5 Community Conversation Waterloo Region

“Now is the time to reduce poverty in Ontario!” The October 24th, 2008 25 in 5 forum held at Cambridge City Hall was one of many taking place across Ontario. Showcasing the “25 in 5 Declaration on Poverty Reduction” Peter Clutterbuck delivered the keynote address calling on the Government of Ontario to reduce poverty by 25% in 5 years and 50% over 10 year. The event was co-hosted by The Social Planning Council of Kitchener Waterloo, the Social Planning Council of Cambridge and North Dumfries and Opportunities Waterloo Region and featured a diverse panel of community representatives. Videos provided by the Social Planning Council of Kitchener Waterloo.

Key Note Speaker

Peter Clutterbuck Part 1

Peter Clutterbuck Part 2

Peter Clutterbuck Part 3

Peter Clutterbuck Part 4

Peter Clutterbuck Part 5

Panelists

Anne Tinker – Executive Director of Bridges Shelter in Cambridge

Deborah Schlichter – Executive Director House of the House of Friendship

Len Carter – Chairman of Waterloo Regional Labor Council

Melannie May Hogg – Citizen Advocate

Greg deGroot Maggetti – Opportunities Waterloo Region – Endorsing the 25 in 5

Brice Balmer – Opportunities Waterloo Region – Closing

Event Reports

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