Upcoming Events

The Greater Edmonton Alliance’s listening campaign culminated in a decision to organize, equip and support teams in taking effective action on the highest priority problems that emerged in the process.

  • The Living Incomes Action Team will focus on efforts to increase access to job-training, expand the number of living wage jobs, and increase income supports for those unable to work.
  • The Mental Health Action Team will focus on increasing access to mental health and addiction recovery resources as well as other ways to reduce adverse stress.
  • The Community Building and Member Engagement Team will focus on increasing participation in faith, labour, and civil sector organizations and assisting them in building respectful relationships and a strong sense of community.

The efforts will prioritize ways of reducing discrimination and engaging/supporting the city’s most vulnerable populations in all of the organization’s internal and external actions.

Working together, we can and will make a real difference on these problems … if people like YOU step up to contribute your ideas, experiences, and energy.

Please join us and/or invite members of your organization to attend one of our initial joint Action Team meetings and training sessions:
Wednesday, March 15
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Beth Shalom Synagogue
11916 Jasper Avenue

OR

Thursday, March 16
7:00 – 8:30 PM
St. Theresa’s Catholic Parish
7508 29 Ave NW
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Senior Team
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 – 2:00 – 3:30 PM, St. Augustine’s Anglican Church, 6110 Fulton Road.