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Put Food in the Budget Rally Report (Nov. 15)

Toronto, Ont. – Just hours before a report released yesterday showed food bank usage climbing to an all-time high across Canada, one hundred and fifty people attended a rally to Put Food in the Budget at the Wychwood Barns at 601 Christie St. in Toronto. Monday night’s crowd heard from some of the community leaders […]

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Focus on Food & Income (April 13-15, 2010)

Several events on April 13, 14 and 15 in Toronto focused attention on the issue of the inadequate access of people on social assistance to healthy food. Surviving on Peanut Butter and Tuna More than 350 people attended The Stop Community Food Centre’s Community Town Hall at the Artscape Wychwood Barns on Tuesday evening, April […]

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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 […]

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Breakfast Forum on Poverty Reduction (Sudbury)

One hundred people attended an early morning breakfast in Greater Sudbury to learn more about the 25 in 5 movement on the morning of October 30. A diverse crowd from the business, labour, health care, education, social service, municipal, faith based and general community gathered to listen to three key addresses from community leaders. Brian […]

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Ending Poverty Forum – Sudbury (August 21, 2008)

On August 21, 2008 MPP and Minister for Community Safety and Correctional Services Rick Bartolucci met with a diverse group of over 70 people in the City of Greater Sudbury in an open forum organized by the Social Planning Council of Sudbury in order to receive community input into the Liberal Government’s plans for a […]

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