You Can End Poverty

YOU CAN #EndPovertyYYC

Hundreds of Calgarians are already engaged in reducing poverty in YYC. But it will take all of us, working together, to reach the goal of cutting poverty in half in Calgary. We want to hear your thoughts and ideas! Engage in the dialogue on Facebook or Twitter, or leave your ideas on our site for all to see through using the Idea Incubator.

Hundreds of Calgarians are already engaged in reducing poverty in YYC. But it will take all of us, working together, to reach the goal of cutting poverty in half a reality in Calgary. We want to hear your thoughts and ideas! Engage in the dialogue on Facebook or Twitter, or leave your ideas on our site for all to see through using the Idea Incubator.

Are you or is someone you know in need of help? There is a tremendous a resource at the fingertips of any Calgarian with access to the internet or a phone.  Information on agencies and over 10,000 programs and services can be found online at informAlberta or by calling 211.

Want to share you time, talent, or treasure with your community but not quite sure how? By logging on to informAlberta or calling 211 you can also learn about the countless volunteer opportunities currently available in Calgary.

 

Change your perspective on poverty.

Make the Month is an interactive digital poverty simulation that enables Canadians to experience living at or below the poverty line and face decisions that will either make or break the month. This interactive experience shows Canadians the realities of surviving day-to-day, paycheque-to-paycheque and the impact that has on your overall well-being.

Can you #makethemonth?

ALL OF US CAN #EndPovertyYYC

The Enough for All poverty reduction strategy is a collaborative community effort involving a significant number of diverse stakeholders coming together and leveraging their efforts to address the root causes of poverty in Calgary.