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For immediate release: BC Tenants’ Rights Advocates Unite to Call for Eviction Ban

For Immediate Release March 24, 2020 Vancouver, Coast Salish Territories Yesterday, Canadians were given a clear and direct order from Prime Minister Trudeau: “go home and stay home.” But how can renters stay home when threatened with losing their homes through evictions? Tenants’ rights advocates in BC are calling on the provincial government to ensure...

March 25, 2020May 4, 2020by
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COVID-19: Events Update

March 17, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting all of us right now, especially the Downtown Eastside community we serve. Taking action to support public health in our community – particularly for those most vulnerable and marginalized – is our civic and moral responsibility. To this end, all First United public events between now and...

March 17, 2020May 4, 2020by
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What’s on this Spring?

Despite last month’s snow, the sun is out today and the hopeful buds of spring are on their way. There is a lot happening this spring at First United, and many ways you can take part in building our community. How would you like to get involved with First this season? Roddan Lecture Series: Stéphan Corriveau,...

February 25, 2020February 28, 2020by
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