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Advisory: Agencies Announce Funding Directed to Homelessness

Representatives from Saskatoon Community Foundation, together with Central Urban Métis Federation Inc. (CUMFI), YWCA Saskatoon, and Community Legal Assistance Services for Saskatoon Inner City Inc. (CLASSIC), will announce funding to provide lasting stability for many community members experiencing homelessness.

This funding is made possible by a transformative legacy gift from the late Robert ‘Bob’ Steane.

The announcement is being made on World Homeless Day, an international advocacy day.

At the event, Saskatoon Community Foundation will release its Vital Focus on Homelessness report, highlighting the realities of Saskatoon’s increasing homelessness, contributing factors, barriers, and community solutions.

Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2023 
Time: 2:00pm 
Location: CUMFI, 315 Avenue M South

Please register to attend on Eventbrite.

Leaders from all four community organizations will be available for interviews.

For more information, contact: 
Véronique Loewen 
Saskatoon Community Foundation 
Phone: 306-220-4360  

For more information about Saskatoon Community Foundation, visit the Saskatoon Community Foundation website.