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You Hold the Key Campaign Blog

11 December 2015
The folks at Pine Ridge Co-op in Burnaby have been big backers of the You Hold the Key Campaign since the beginning. So has Burnaby South MP Kennedy Stewart. And the two of them teamed up on Thursday... Read more
9 December 2015
Caught in the co-op housing crunch? Are your ears burning? ‘Cos they were talking about you on Tuesday in the House of Commons during the debate on the Speech from the Throne. Several newly-... Read more
1 December 2015
One definition of the word totem is “an emblem of a group of people, such as a family.” The word comes from the Ojibway for “that from which I draw my purpose, meaning, and being.... Read more
30 November 2015
Victoria is known as the “Garden City” and one of its claims to fame are its 1,600 hanging flower baskets. And you can add another bloom to the provincial capital’s collective rose... Read more
19 November 2015
CHF BC President Patty Shaw continues to Show Some Resolve! on Vancouver Island. The tireless Patty was at the City of Victoria’s Governance and Priorities Committee meeting yesterday as they... Read more
4 November 2015
Congratulations to the trio of B.C. MPs appointed to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet this morning! Harjit Sajjan (Vancouver South) is Canada’s new Defence Minister, Jody Wilson-... Read more
2 November 2015
Barriers are made to be broken. Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in 1947. Agnes Macphail broke the gender barrier in 1921 when she became the first woman elected to the House of Commons. And this... Read more
30 October 2015
CHF BC President Patty Shaw is a tireless Co-op Champion who has done a ton to build partnerships and raise the profile of the You Hold the Key Campaign. On Thursday, Patty presented to Victoria City... Read more
30 October 2015
The Key Campaign’s Show Some Resolve! Drive hit the 114 mark and is nearing a slam-dunk moment. Why? ‘Cos when the folks at False Creek Co-op passed a resolution supporting the You Hold... Read more
29 October 2015
Saanich Councillor Fred Haynes (first from the left in the picture) has worked tirelessly to preserve, protect and enhance affordable housing in his community and the Capital Regional District.... Read more