E-newsletter archive

1 September 2016
Member Forum kicks off busy season on September 12 Get ahead of the busy season and mark your calendars now for these fall events for co-op members. At our CHF BC/CHF Canada Member Forum on Monday, September 12, we'll review the latest news... Read more
28 July 2016
Scoop magazine Summer 2016 online now! In our first-ever digital-only version of Scoop, our member magazine brings you all the latest news about what we're working on for our members, stories about... Read more
14 July 2016
Call for workshop proposals Do you have something to offer the co-op housing sector? Would you like to facilitate a workshop at one of our education events in the fall?   In order to expose our membership to emerging issues and new ideas we... Read more
4 July 2016
New Funds for Building Projects CMHC has announced a new renovation and retrofit program, “Reno/Retro 2016 For Existing Social Housing Administered by CMHC”. Potentially eligible co-ops will receive a letter from CMHC this week (depending on... Read more
23 June 2016
Saying farewell to April With great sadness we share the news of the passing of our long-time education consultant and friend, April English. Many of you knew April through her popular workshops and her work as a facilitator, mediator and... Read more
8 June 2016
Are you coming to the Co-op Housing Summer BBQ? Join us for our annual summer celebration for CHF BC and CHF Canada members at Trout Lake in Vancouver. We'll share a BBQ — with catering from Vera's Burger Shack — carnival games, kids races... Read more
30 May 2016
Not too late to sign-up for co-op education Summer's almost here, but there's still time for co-op education! First we're offering Yikes! I'm the Treasurer workshop in our Vancouver office on June 7. Then we'll be offering our popular PIPA:... Read more
28 May 2016
New co-op part of affordable housing launch in Vancouver CHF BC and the Vancouver Community Land Trust Foundation joined with officials from the City of Vancouver and the governments of British Columbia and Canada earlier this week to... Read more
13 May 2016
Scholarships, chocolate and a bright future for CHF BC CHF BC members came together for a lively Semi-Annual Meeting on Saturday, May 7. We awarded our fifth annual CHF BC Scholarships and enjoyed chocolate keys to celebrate our success in... Read more