The Government of Canada wants Nelson’s input on a National Poverty Reduction Strategy!
The Government of Canada is sponsoring a series of community roundtables across Canada in support of its development of a national poverty reduction strategy. Nelson at its Best will host one such roundtable to gather Nelson resident’s thoughts on what poverty reduction looks like and how to achieve it. This is an important opportunity to let Government know that poverty concerns a growing number of us. Please take some or all of the following actions in support of this opportunity for positive change.
WHAT YOU CAN DO:
- Add your voice at the Poverty Reduction Roundtable on March 16 from 6 – 8 pm at Expressions Cafe, 554 Ward Street, Nelson BC
- Provide input to some or all of the government’s questions by email (see attached document) .
- Work with a group of people to answer the questions.
- Engage in discussion about the government’s questions on the Nelson at its Best FACEBOOK Page
- Print the “I support an end to poverty” petition and ask people in your sphere of influence to sign it.
- Let the Government of Canada know this is important.