Everywhere you look nowadays, people are having a conversation about housing: How do we ensure equitable housing for everyone? What...
Tag Archive: social innovation
It is important to reflect on the economic and social challenges that disproportionately impact newcomer women and, going forward, imagine the possibilities that emerge when we prioritize initiatives that will enable newcomer women to thrive.
Urban Matters CCC President joins the Central Okanagan Journey Home Society’s inaugural board of directorsMarch 12, 2019 7:17 pm Published by Jade Arignon
"As part of a company that is deeply invested in the wellbeing of communities across the country, I see this role as an opportunity to share my learnings as I continue to learn."
Recently, Urban Matters' Social Venture Developer Jerome Lengkeek visited the Reframe winners in person. His first stop was Kamloops, BC.
World Creativity and Innovation Week (WCIW) is the kind of celebration we embrace at Urban Matters CCC.
We are placing people people with lived experience into roles where they can make a difference in the lives of their peers.
Indigenous social innovation has been making headlines and we wanted to learn more. Here's the start of a growing list.
A Pandemic is a Terrible Opportunity to Waste: Local Government and Their Community-serving Sector PartnershipsOctober 22, 2020 8:15 pm Published by Jade Arignon
In Urban Matters’ second Covid webinar, BC and Alberta leaders in the field share experiences, insights and ways forward in...
Welcome to the second instalment in our 4-part blog series Growing on Purpose, where we explore and share the evolutionary...
We’re excited to welcome Anne Burrill to the Urban Matters team! Anne is joining us as a Social Health and...
Join us at Techstars Startup Weekend Okanagan, March 9-11, 2018, pitch your idea for affordable housing and win an incubation package!