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45th Annual General Meeting, Wednesday, June 26 @ 12 PDF Print E-mail
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Posted by Joan Russow
Tuesday, 25 June 2013 08:34
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By Victoria Cool Aid SocietyFor Immediate Release: June 25, 2013

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Victoria Cool Aid Society will be holding its 45th Annual General Meeting at the Downtown Community Centre (755 Pandora Avenue) tomorrow at 12 noon with the theme “Building Homes, Lives and Community”. (Doors open at 11:30.)

 

This year's event will feature an expert panel discussion on “Ending Homelessness - the Importance of Housing and Supports”, moderated by Cool Aid Executive Director Kathy Stinson.

 

Members of the panel are:

  • Louis Amadei (Cool Aid tenant)
  • John Knappett (Knappett Projects)
  • Trudy Norman (PhD candidate, former Cool Aid employee)
  • Rob Reid (Frontrunners, Every Step Counts)

 

Live poetry readings, art, and photography created by Cool Aid tenants and clients will also be featured, with artists on hand to discuss their artistic and personal journeys.

 

The 2012-13 Annual Report and audited Financial Statements will be available at the meeting and later online at www.CoolAid.org/annual.

 

The Victoria Cool Aid Society builds homes, lives and community. We create opportunities for people who are homeless or living in poverty. We make a difference through housing, health care, support and emergency shelters. Founded in 1968, Cool Aid helps 10,000 people in the Capital Region every year.

 

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Information:                      www.CoolAid.org

 

Kathy Stinson, Executive Director

250-383-1977, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

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