Listen to Vibrant Abbotsford's Shakira Miracle speak on the recent increase in gas prices and it's impact on people in the Fraser Valley
Read Shakira's article entitled "Why Are My Neighbours Leaving" on page A8 of this Friday's Abbotsford News.
$17.40 is the 2018 Fraser Valley living wage, the hourly wage is what two full-time working parents with two young children must each earn to meet their basic expenses.
Vibrant Abbotsford was launched in 2006 by local citizens dedicated to building a more vibrant city through the reduction of poverty. Find out about Vibrant's focus areas working towards permanently lifting people out of poverty.
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.