On October 27th, the 25 in 5 Network for Poverty Reduction will host a Toronto Network General Assembly as we countdown to the announcement of Ontario’s Poverty Reduction plan in December 2008.

We will share updates on campaign activities, government actions, and strategies around next steps.

Join us to hear directly from people living in poverty, those working on poverty reduction across the province, and our colleagues at “Half in 10?, the campaign to reduce poverty by 50% in 10 years in the United States.

Featured speakers:

  • Pat Capponi, Voices from the Street
  • Hon. Deb Matthews, Minister of Children and Youth Services
  • Armine Yalnizyan, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

There is no fee to register however space is limited. Register on line at www.25in5.ca. If you are unable to register online, please call Mary at 416-351-0095 x.251 to register.

For more information about the Network, and to endorse the 25 in 5 Declaraion, visit www.25in5.ca