Community Events

Affordable Housing Forum

May 31st at 6pm

www.facebook.org/themississaugafoodbank

Facebook Live Broadcast of a moderated discussion with local MPP Candidates

For more information:
https://www.themississaugafoodbank.org/events/affordable-housing-forum-mpp-candidates/

An immediate investment in affordable housing solutions, like a portable housing benefit for low-income families, would go a long way in helping the individuals, families and seniors who use the food bank.

Housing Stats - Mississauga

According to financial experts, housing is considered affordable when costs do not exceed 30% of a household’s gross income.

On average food bank clients spend 62% of their monthly income on housing.

Individuals who visit The Mississauga Food Bank’s neighbourhood food banks have an average income of $1,414/month.

Currently, there are only 10,730 subsidized rental units in the city. These units have an average wait time of 5.3 years.

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12Children of Hope Gala

Saturday June, 2, 2018

Fundraising Event for: Children of Hope Haiti
Location: Lakeshore Yacht Club in Etobicoke

Silent Auction to be held (Donations gratefully accepted)

Focus: To have fun while raising funds toward our educational programs, for laptops and computer course initiative at the orphanageand surrounding communities as well as the "Jeff Compas Scholarship Fund".

Tickets can be purchased from:Karen Goodyear, M.S.M
Executive Director – Children of Hope Haiti
905-820- 5956 or kgoodyear.cohh@gmail.com or www.childrenofhopehaiti.com