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Opening of a new community service center in the Downtown Eastside

July 29, 2022 – The new Evelyne Saller Community Center at 404 Alexander Street will officially open next month and will provide important health and social support services to thousands of low-income adults. The former center was the largest food supplier in the Downtown Eastside (DTES), serving more than 850 low-cost meals a day. It […]

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CUREA Update: Strengthening Inclusive Community Values

Content of the article This month, an email from the president of Valbella Gourmet Foods in Canmore, Alberta. gone viral. When asked if the fine dining business would support a Canmore Pride event, the president responded with an email filled with transphobic and homophobic hate. The Mayor of Canmore responded to the controversy by saying, […]

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Corporate Director of Regeneration and Community Services within Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

Blaenau Gwent is a place of heritage and dramatic change, with a sense of its past but its eyes firmly set on the future. As a Council, we are ambitious and focused, we want to develop an environment where people thrive in education, in their careers and in their free time. We want to create […]

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Pandemic restrictions still affect community services: RDCK report

Community services continue to operate at below normal levels of service throughout the regional district, according to a report by RDCK. The second quarter quarterly report confirmed that, despite all restrictions from public health workers beginning April 8, attendance and revenue at recreation facilities in the Central Kootenay Regional District are underperforming. Community services – […]

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ACT Government Funds Community Services

The past few years have been difficult for the community, and some people need more support, says Emma Davidson, ACT Minister for People with Disabilities and Deputy Minister for Families and Community Services. To help them, the ACT Government will provide millions of dollars to service providers, unpaid carers, Indigenous community-controlled health organizations and other […]

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Court rules against appointment of Community Services Director of Enoch Mgijima LM

Linda Bolani, Director of Community Services and Safety of Enoch Mgijima Local Municipality (EMLM). The Makhanda High Court has issued a decision against the Director of Community Services and Security of the Local Municipality of Enoch Mgijima (EMLM), Linda Bolani, stating that her appointment was invalid as it did not meet the competency requirements of […]

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Staff shortages force closure of council community services

The doors of libraries, swimming pools and parks are closed across the country as local councils grapple with staff shortages caused by Covid-19, winter illnesses and a tight labor market. From lifeguards to park maintenance staff and parking wardens, Queenstown Lakes District Council sports and recreation manager Simon Battrick says it has never been harder […]

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DC LGBTQ+ community service center closes after finances collapse

WASHINGTON – On the night of June 12, 2016, 49 people were killed and 53 were injured in a shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The shooting has since remained one of the deadliest mass shootings in United States history. Six years later, efforts to curb gun violence in America and stop the […]

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Tucson Hires Community Services Administrator

Open the audio article player By Personal | on July 16, 2022 The CAST 11 podcast network is sponsored by the Prescott Valley Outdoor Summit. Where adventure comes together. The Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is pleased to announce the hiring of Donald Paredez as the new Community Services Administrator. Paredez brings over […]

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Town of Darien Vision, Mission and Community Values ​​Statements

Town of Darien Vision, Mission and Community Values ​​Statements Vision Statement Adopted by the Board of Selectmen on July 11, 2022 The City of Darien seeks to innovate thoughtfully, protecting the city’s landmarks and natural resources while providing opportunities and services that benefit all of our residents. Mission statement Adopted by the Board of Selectmen […]

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Templeton Community Service District named ‘District of Distinction’

District recognized for sound budget management policies and practices in district operations – Templeton Community Service District has been awarded “District of Distinction” accreditation by the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) for sound financial management policies and practices in district operations. “The SDLF provides an independent audit review of the last three years of district […]

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Darien Selectmen Adopts Statements of Vision, Mission and Community Values

Vision Statement Adopted by the Board of Selectmen on July 11, 2022 The City of Darien seeks to innovate thoughtfully, protecting the city’s landmarks and natural resources while providing opportunities and services that benefit all of our residents. Mission statement Adopted by the Board of Selectmen on July 11, 2022 The Town of Darien strives […]

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Jewish Family and Community Services Receives $30,000 Grant | News, Sports, Jobs

YOUNGSTOWN — Jewish Family & Community Services received a $30,000 grant from the Trumbull County Mental Health and Recovery Board. The funding will be used to help seniors through JFCS’ seniors outreach programs and its guardianship program. Seniors Outreach funding will help purchase technology for seniors, helping them with basic necessities such as […]

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Rental assistance is available through the Community Services League and United Way of Greater Kansas City – Lee’s Summit Tribune

July 9, 2022 The Community Services League (CSL) and United Way of Greater Kansas City continue their collaborative partnership to implement and administer an additional $25,000,000 in federal Jackson County rental assistance. These additional funds will be used to help eligible households who are unable to pay overdue rent and utility bills due to the […]

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Hively Names CEO and Director of Community Services, Education | Pleasanton News

Hively, based in Pleasanton, announced Mary Hekl as the new general manager and Candida “Candy” Duperroir as the new director of community services and education. Hekl, named to the permanent role after five months as interim CEO, brings with her 20 years of experience leading people-focused HR teams, primarily at Google, then at Ellie Mae […]

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Leadership and community values ​​propel Aspen City market manager to industry award | New

North American trade publication Progressive Grocer honored a local City Market store manager with a “Top Women in Grocery Award” for 2022. Casey Piatt, who oversees the Aspen store in City Market, was honored for helping to increase in-store sales, diversify products on the shelf, build on a team program to improve customer service and […]