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A Conversation On Neighbourhood And Community Transformation
March 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A conversation on neighbourhood and community transformation with Johannesburg’s Josie Adler and Toronto’s Frank Lewinberg.
Emceed by: Mary Wiens of Metro Morning
The talk will be followed by a reception with jazz pianist Thompson T. Egbo-Egbo and hors d’oeuvres by Elle Cusine (http://ellecuisine.ca/)
This is a fundraiser event! There will also be a silent auction with all proceeds of the evening being used to support the affordable housing work that Rooftops Canada does overseas.
Come celebrate a Canadian success story – Rooftops Canada – and learn about neighbourhood transformation in South Africa.
Special guest: Adam Vaughan, MP Spadina-Fort York, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister for Intergovernmental Affairs.
Regular Admission – $75
VIP Meet and Greet Reception – $125
Student Admission – $25 limited quantity available (exclusive of reception)
VIP reception 6-7pm
Talk 7 pm – 830pm
Reception 830pm- 10pm+
Silent Auction 6-930pm
Who should attend?
Planners, Architects, social housing organizations, urban space thinkers, community animators, anyone interested in liveable cities!! If you are involved in city building this is an event you will want to attend.
Rooftops Canada Bio
For the past 30 years, Rooftops Canada has partnered with social and cooperative housing organizations around the world to help provide secure land and affordable shelter for poor and disadvantaged urban families. Visitwww.rooftops.ca to learn more about our work.