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How can Canadians build thriving communities?

By moving from an economy for me, to an economy for all.

Microlending. Local investing. Social finance. Food security. These are some of the tools that are being used by leaders in communities across the country to create an economy that emphasizes shared prosperity for all Canadians. These are just a few of the topics that will be front and centre at EconoUs2017, a national conference in

Urban Farm Transforms Lives

Michael Ableman to share Sole Food's story in Calgary April 23

Michael Ableman to share Sole Food’s story in Calgary April 23

As a successful farmer and organic pioneer Michael Ableman has many opportunities to apply his craft, but he never imagined he would be farming in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, also known as Canada’s poorest postal code.