Calgary Homeless Foundation Participating in Federal Budget 2018 Lockup

 After many months of consultations the Federal Government will be outlining the details of Federal Budget 2018.

February 27, 2018

CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau will table Budget 2018 in the House of Commons. Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF) has been invited to participate in the budget lockup and will be available for comment following the tabling of Budget 2018 to provide additional insight on the impact Budget 2018 will have on homelessness and affordable housing in Calgary, and how it may affect, and benefit, our city’s most vulnerable people.

WHO: Nick Falvo, Director, Research and Data, CHF

WHAT: Federal Government tables Budget 2018

WHEN: Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at approximately 2pm MT (4pm ET)

About CHF

Through Systems Leadership and mobilization of collective impact the Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF) is a catalyst and enabler for Systems and Service Agencies to optimize client success. CHF focuses on four strategic pillars of work: Research and Development, Community Mobilization, Funder of Outcomes and Impact, and Public and Political Will. CHF addresses gaps and identifies best practices to improve the system of care. Through mobilization of collective impact, CHF is committed to moving forward in partnership with the many homeless-serving agencies, the private sector, government partners, the faith community, other foundations and all Calgarians to end homelessness in Calgary. For more information, visit

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Media Line: 403-615-7607
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