Medicine Hat & Region - Strategy to End Poverty & Increase Wellbeing

About Us

The Poverty Reduction Leadership Group is comprised of a select group of representatives from the community that initiated the development of the THRIVE Strategy. The group is made up of several individuals and organizations in our community including those with lived experience, Medicine Hat Community Housing Society, Medicine Hat & district Food Bank Association, City of Medicine Hat, Prairie Rose School Division, Medicine Hat College, YMCA of Medicine Hat, and community members at large.

Media

Members of the Media are invited to attend an invitation only reception on Wednesday February 15th at 5pm, more details to follow.

Medicine Hat Launches a Strategy to End Poverty & Increase Wellbeing

On February 15th, 2017 the Poverty Reduction Leadership Group (PRLG) is proud to launch THRIVE – Medicine Hat & Region Strategy to End Poverty & Increase Wellbeing. The community information session will take place from 11:30am – 2pm with lunch and discussion, and the invite-only evening event will start at 5pm with a cocktail reception, followed by a brief presentation and discussion. The Poverty Leadership group invites the media to join them for the evening launch of this plan to the community.

WHO: Poverty Leadership Group, Mayor Ted Clugston, Dr. Alina Turner Research Consultant, and community members, and invited guests

WHAT: THRIVE Medicine Hat & Region Strategy to End Poverty & Increase Wellbeing

WHEN: Wednesday February 15th, 11:30am – 2pm (open to community)
Wednesday February 15th, 5pm – 7pm (invite only event)

WHERE: Esplanade, Studio Theatre, 401 1st Street SE

WHY: The THRIVE Strategy outlines a bold plan to End Poverty and Increase wellbeing in Medicine Hat. We're Ending Poverty by 2030.

The Poverty Reduction Leadership Group is comprised of a select group of representatives from the community that initiated the development of the THRIVE Strategy. The group is made up of several individuals and organizations in our community including those with lived experience, Medicine Hat Community Housing Society, Medicine Hat & district Food Bank Association, City of Medicine Hat, Prairie Rose School Division, Medicine Hat College, YMCA of Medicine Hat, and community members at large.

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