In this video, members of housing co-ops in BC tell the Co-operative Housing Federation of British Columbia (CHF BC) why it’s so important to find a rent supplement solution for low-income co-op members when federal subsidies end.
You Hold the Key Campaign
Almost 4000 low-income households—close to 10,000 people—in British Columbia are at risk of losing their homes and out on the street when federal rent subsidies end. Seniors, disabled people, single parent families and new Canadians could face homelessness. CHF BC’s “You Hold the Key Campaign” is pressuring the provincial government to make sure this doesn’t happen.
DoGooder Video Awards
This video has been entered in the 2015 DoGooder Video Awards Best Non-profit Video Award category, which is awarded to the best overall video created by a non-profit organization.DoGooder is an online and live event platform designed to foster collaboration, strengthen community, and showcase innovation in impact video.
Hosted by YouTube, the DoGooder Awards attract thousands of participants from across the globe who support social causes and the compelling stories of people making change in the world. Voting begins on Feb. 17, so watch the video, mark your calendars and prepare to vote.