Annual General Meeting

Presenting Social Development Awards

Jun 19 2014

47 Annual General Assembly of the Social Planning Council was held on June 18th at the Hawk's Nest at Wilfrid Laurier University. We were proud to award the Social Development Award to two individuals, Nancy Cherry and Valerie Manica, and to two organizations, the Community Care Access Centre and the Waterlo Regional Labour Council. "High Touch & High Tech" balance in journalism was discussed with Andrea Bellemare.

Balancing High Tech-High Touch, 47 Annual Meeting

May 22 2014

47th AGMRelationship building, both face-to-face and on line, seems to be even more important as we get deeper into a digital age. Join our members and guests as we explore the balance between "High Touch & High Tech" in our daily work. 47 Annual General Assembly of the Social Planning Council will be held on June 18th at the Hawk's Nest, Student Centre at Wilfrid Laurier University 75 University Avenue West in Waterloo.

Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo Opens Doors

Jun 29 2013

Opening Doors was a theme for the 46th Annual General Meeting of the Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo held on June 27. It was an occasion for the Board, staff and volunteers to share the highlights of the activities in 2012, and present the Annual Social Development Awards to five (5) partner agencies in recognition of their contributions to the community in partnership with the Social Planning Council: John Wilson on behalf of the ONPHA and the Housing Opens Doors project, Lynn Macaulay on behalf of the Housing and Homelessness Umbrella Group (HHUG), Elizabeth Clarke on behalf of the YWCA K-W, Janice Ouellette for the Festival of Neighbourhoods on behalf of the City of Kitchener, and Mark Hildebrand for the City of Kitchener.

Housing Opens Doors in Kitchener-Waterloo

Jun 28 2013

We all know that affordable housing is a human right and a real solution to real problems. Open a door with us to make sure that investment in the future of Ontario is an investment in affordable housing too.

Ring the doorbell and come on in!

Jun 26 2013

Join over 60,000 Ontarians and show support for affordable housing. Kitchener is the next stop for the Housing Opens Doors Ontario tour.

Thursday June 27th, 2013
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Speakers at 12:30 pm
Kitchener City Hall Civic Square
(indoors in the rotunda in the event of rain)

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Annual General Meeting and Housing Opens Doors

May 30 2013

Housing Opens Doors Display welcomes you from 9 am to 6 pm on June 27th at the Kitchener Civic Square, thanks to the collaborative set up by the Ontario Non Profit Housing Association, the Homelessness and Housing Umbrella Group, and the Social Planning Council of Kitchener Waterloo.

The Annual General Assembly community update and business meeting of the Social Planning Council will start at 12 noon at the Kitchener City Hall.

Annual General Meeting and Housing Opens Doors

Apr 22 2013

Mark your calender for the Annual General Meeting of the Social Planning Housing Opens DoorsCouncil of Kitchener-Waterloo on June 27th. We are hosting Housing Opens Doors Road Show Installation from 12 noon until 6 pm at the Kitchener City Square. The Housing Opens Doors campaign is a way into the world of safe and affordable homes, that lead to better health, good education and strong economy.

At 6 pm, we start our annual assembly at the City of Kitchener Rotunda. Come to talk about our shared values, project partnerships and poverty reduction campaigns.

2011 Annual Report Now Available

Aug 1 2012

The Social Planning Council’s 2011 Annual Report and Financial Statements are now available on our website. These documents were presented at our Annual Meeting, held June 27 at the Walper Hotel in Kitchener. We help people: Get informed, Get involved, and Take Action!