Save The Date. The Abbotsford meeting is Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at Garden Park Towers. If you cannot make it to the meeting find out how you can still participate!
On Wed. March 25th Vibrant Abbotsford in partnership with Sardis Doorway for Women facilitated small group discussions with the Sardis Doorway participants regarding the provincial governments poverty reduction plan.
On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, Vibrant Abbotsford along with various local and provincial panelists provided information on strategies and actions being taken in our local communities and provincially.
Here are some of the major takeaways from the "Poverty Reduction Summit: Every city, province and territory working together," held in Ottawa, May 6-8th, 2015.
Explore common myths about the standard of living in Abbotsford and shed some light on the poverty in our midst. This rich booklet highlights poverty myths as they relate to Canada in general and Abbotsford in particular.
The Neighbourhoods Project gathered information about issues surrounding rural and urban perceptions of poverty in Abbotsford. The project led to conversations with immigrant and migrant farm workers and members of Abbotsford’s Indo-Canadian community – all with surprising and useful results.