Events

Rally for a Living Wage – Fight for $15

April 15 – 12 noon
Front Lawn, University of Winnipeg (515 Portage Ave, Winnipeg)
Fight for 15 April 15 2016 poster

Fight for 15 rally poster

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April 15, 2016: workers, students, and antipoverty groups are coming together for a day of action for a $15 minimum wage.

Rally to meet at the the University of Winnipeg, Front Lawn – 515 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB.

Because no worker should live in poverty – make the minimum wage a living wage!

For information about events in other cities: http://fightfor15.org/

Supported by: Make Poverty History Manitoba, University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, Manitoba Federation of Labour, Canadian Federation of Students-Manitoba.


MPHM March 23 Election Debate Poster final

 

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March 23 – 7 pm.
Gordon Bell High School, 3 Borrowman Pl, Winnipeg

Do you want to hear Manitoba party plans to end poverty? We have invited all party leaders to our KNOW POVERTY debate. If your organization would like to help with sponsoring or organizing this event, please contact: manitoba@makepovertyhistory.ca.

This election, let’s put poverty on the agenda!


 

Pre-Budget Rally: Thursday, April 23, 2015


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2015 Budget Rally PosterRally starts at 12 noon (program starts 12:15)

Join us outside the Manitoba Legislature (450 Broadway).
We demand steps to end poverty in Manitoba’s 2015 Budget:

  • Increase Rent Assist for people on Employment & Income Assistance
  • Increase provincial housing budget by $30 million

For more event details contact: Manitoba@makepovertyhistory.ca

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