We’re always looking for new ways to build a movement that supports young newcomers in B.C. Here’s what’s going on in our world.
45+ countries including Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, and seven jurisdictions in the US are allowing permanent residents to vote in municipal elections. Currently, eleven municipalities across Canada are working on extending voting rights to permanent residents. Let’s make Vancouver first.Read More
Fresh Voices is an initiative of Vancouver Foundation. We are a group…Read More
10 years after arriving in Canada, immigrants still face poverty rates twice as high as Canadian-born people. It takes 20 years for the poverty rates of immigrants to equalize with the poverty rates of persons born in Canada.