Fraser Valley – The Social Planning Research Council of BC (SPARC BC) on behalf of the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction are the Organizer of Community Meetings on Poverty Reduction for both Abbotsford and Chilliwack.
You are invited to come and talk about how to reduce poverty in the province. Your ideas will help inform B.C’s Poverty Reduction Strategy.
They want to know: What are the issues facing you and people in poverty right now? What would work to help you and people out of poverty?
A hot meal will be provided. Supports are available to help you participate, including transportation, child care, disability and health supports, as well as secure storage for belongings.
In Abbotsford at the Garden Park Towers – Magnolia Dining Room on Wednesday March 28, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
In Chilliwack at the Coast Hotel Chilliwack on Thursday March 29, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Learn more about the B.C. Poverty Reduction Strategy and find other ways to share your ideas by visiting: https://engage.gov.bc.ca/bcpovertyreduction/