Skip to main content

May 4, 2011: Impact of Budget on Poor Focus of Information Session

The Common Front for Social Justice will hold a public information session in Fredericton on the impact of the provincial budget on the 40,000 people on Income Assistance in New Brunswick.

The Fredericton event is part of a province wide tour and will be held at 7 pm, Wednesday, May 4, 2011 at The Meeting Place Church at 487 Brunswick Street.

The information session will include an analysis of the 2011-2012 provincial budget by the CFSJ, figures on the rising cost of basic needs, and actions of solidarity with regards to people on low income.

For further information please contact Melynda Jarratt, Fredericton Regional Representative for the CFSJ, at the Fredericton Anti-Poverty Organization, 458-9102 or by email at fapo@antipoverty.com.

Click here to download poster in PDF or JPG format.

http://www.antipoverty.com/documents/poster-may-04-11.pdf

http://www.AntiPoverty.com/documents/poster-may-04-11.jpg

Popular posts from this blog

Welcome to the Fredericton Anti-Poverty Organization Website

FAPO receives gift of truck from O'Leary Buick GMC in Fredericton The Fredericton Anti-Poverty Organization (FAPO) announced today that it will receive a free used truck donated by Gerry O'Leary of O'Leary Buick GMC in Fredericton.

Dan Weston, FAPO Coordinator, says the non-profit organization will take ownership of the vehicle Wednesday, August 14 at 3:30 pm at the company's Hanwell Road dealership.

The donation from O'Leary Buick GMC in Fredericton comes nearly six weeks after FAPO lost its only vehicle in a traffic accident. No one was hurt in the July 3rd collision, but the organization's 1998 half ton was a complete "write off", said Weston, who co-founded the organization in 1983.

"The accident really put us in a bad spot," says Weston. "The insurance wasn't enough to buy a new vehicle and we couldn't afford to rent one either."

Weston says after 30 years working with the poor and needy in Fredericton it was one of …

Yard Sale Store

The Yard Sale Store is FAPO's headquarters and flagship store located at 242 Gibson Street.  Everyone is welcome to come to The Yard Sale Store, rich and poor alike, we don't discriminate against our clients on teh basis of source of income because everyone likes to find treasure in someone else's give-aways.
You can find just about anything at The Yard Sale Store including :
Appliances such as stoves and fridgesMattresses and bedding Furniture such as end tables, bureaus, chairs and desks Electronics such as televisions, radios, VCRs (yes VCRs!), DVD players and stereosDishes, utensils, kitchen appliances such as coffee makers, blenders, etc.Clothing and shoesCurtains Thousands of knick-knacksAnd everything else

How to Contact the Fredericton Anti-Poverty Organization (FAPO)

E-MAIL: fapo@antipoverty.com

URL: http://www.antipoverty.com

MAILING ADDRESS: Fredericton Anti-Poverty Organization
242 Gibson Street
Fredericton, New Brunswick
E3B 1J1
Canada
Telephone: 506-458-9102
You can leave a message on our voice mail and we will return your call.