Media Advisory - Social Initiatives to Address Needs of Vulnerable English-speaking Youth, Seniors and Newcomers

MONTREAL, April 26, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Quebec Community Groups Network will be hosting a press conference to mark the launch of projects funding under the Community Innovation Fund on Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m. On hand for the launch, and joining us from across the province via videoconference, will be some of the projects that received CIF funding. Also joining us will be Ville-Marie-Le Sud-Ouest-Île-des-Soeurs Liberal MP Marc Miller on behalf of his colleague, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development.

 

Date:

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Time:

3:00 p.m.

Where:

QCGN Boardroom,


1819 René-Lévesque West, Suite 400

 

The Community Innovation Fund is funded in part by the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Children and Families Component and is part of the Roadmap for Canada's Official Languages 2013–2018: Education, Immigration, Communities.

The Quebec Community Groups Network is a not-for-profit organization bringing together 53 English-language community organizations across Quebec. As a centre of evidence-based expertise and collective action, it identifies, explores and addresses strategic issues affecting the development and vitality of the English-speaking community of Quebec and encourages dialogue and collaboration among its member organizations, individuals, community groups, institutions and leaders.  

 

SOURCE Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN)



For further information: Rita Legault, Director of Communications and Public Relations, rita.legault@qcgn.ca, Telephone: 514-868-9044, ext. 223, cellular: 514-912-6555

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