The Meals To Motel program numbers are in! This program, which was created in late April 2020, provides meals to the homeless who are sheltering in motels and who are not able to access community meal programs. To date, with the support and assistance of local community partners, close to
Monthly Archives: July 2021
“Pay yourself first.” This is a mantra that is used to help personal finances.What does it mean? This means putting money away for emergencies. Pick an amount – any amount – and put it in a separate account every month. Make this non-negotiable. You can put it in a regular
#FinancialFridays: Parents can expect another payment of the CCB Young Child Supplement. Learn more here.
Parents and guardians receiving the Canada Child Benefit for children under 6 years old will receive an extra payment on July 30th, 2021. Those with a family net income of $120,000/year or less will receive this supplement. Another payment will occur October 29th, 2021. To find out more about the
#FinancialFridays: School may be out for the summer, but now is a great time to think about your child’s post secondary education.
School may be out for the summer but it’s also a great time to start saving for your child’s education. Over the next three weeks we are going to talk about government programs and strategies for saving for your child’s post-secondary education including: trade schools, colleges, universities, and other institutions
Saugeen First Nation has declared a State of Emergency and Crisis due to the rapid spread of Covid-19. Can you help?
On June 30th, Chief Lester Anoquot of Chippewas of Saugeen First Nation declared that his community is now in a state of emergency and crisis due to rising cases of Covid-19. It is suspected that the Delta variant is the cause of the infection spread. A mass vaccination clinic is
Would you like to save for your child’s education but struggle to find space on a tight budget? The Canada Learning Bond can help. Many people have heard of the matching program, the Canada Education Savings Grant, but are not aware of the Canada Learning Bond. This program does not