Autumn 2013

The first Annual General Meeting since this coalition became a society took place on Thursday, August 22. The Board of Directors for the coming year are:

  • Lorrie Wasyliw – Co-Chair
  • Wes Everaars – Co-Chair
  • Kara-Leigh Bloch – Treasurer
  • David Brown – Secretary
  • Vallen Mah – Member at Large
  • Val Macdonald – Member at Large
  • Andrew Boyd – Member at Large
  • Bonnie Moriarty – Member at Large
  • Brian Dodd – Member at Large

The Society is getting ready for the 2013 Homelessness Action Week (HAW) with events taking place between October 13th and 18th.

On Wednesday October 16th at 6:00 pm, please join us for a movie night at the Rhoda Kaellis Housing Centre (1105 Royal Avenue, New Westminster). Admission is free and includes popcorn and refreshments.

On Thursday October 17th at 5:30 pm, the Society is holding the Sixth Annual Fundraising Dinner/Auction at the Columbia Theatre (530 Columbia Street, New Westminster), with special guests Linda Cullen and Bob Robertson. Tickets for this event are $75.00.

For more information about these and other happenings during HAW, please contact either Lynn Osborn (604-603-8412) or Dave Brown (778-288-8887).

What’s Happening in August 2013

Our next Connect Day takes place on Wednesday August 14, 2013 at Shiloh Sixth Avenue United Church between 9:00 and 11:30 am.

For more information about the service providers who will be attending, please call 604-522-3443 or email us. The Church is located at 1111 Sixth Avenue, New Westminster.

Also in August is the Annual General Meeting of the NWHCS. Join us on Thursday, August 22, 2013 in the Board Room of the Seniors Services Society, 750 Carnarvon Street, New Westminster. The meeting will start at 5:30 pm. For more information, please call 604-520-6621 or email us.

Society Meeting Dates set for 2013

Scheduled meeting dates for the New Westminster Homelessness Coalition Society in 2013 are as follows:

  • Thursday January 24
  • Thursday March 28
  • Thursday May 23
  • Thursday July 25
  • Thursday September 26
  • Thursday November 28

Meeting start times are 9:00 AM, at Shiloh Sixth Avenue United Church unless otherwise noted.