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Find out where you can join the VTU for meetings, events & actions.

  • Convention Volunteer Orientation (Round 2)

    • Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 05:00 PM
    • SRO-C Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    If you are interested in volunteering during our convention weekend, please come to this orientation. All welcome!

  • Rally for National Housing Day of Action

    • Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    • DTES in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Join us for a march calling for more federal money for social housing. Organized with the Carnegie Community Action Project. March starts at 58 West Hastings and ends at the 105 Keefer St. site in Chinatown. Check the Facebook event “Vancouver: National Housing Day of Action” for updates!

  • Forum: Protecting Affordability, Culture, History and Community

    • Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 05:00 PM
    • Red Gate in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    The Vancouver Tenant's Union is hosting folks from the LA Tenants Union and the LA Poverty Department. Join them and local organizers from the Chinatown Action Group 華埠行動小組, Kathy Shimizu from the Powell Street Festival Society and WePress and others in conversation on the evening of Saturday November 25th.

    Doors at 5, event starts promptly at 5:30.

    Come to our convention the next day, Sunday November 26th, to hear more from our guests.

    Facebook Event

    Organized on the unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil Waututh peoples

    Here's Red Gates Accessibility Audit:
    https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fEGPG1n7zDs7IDwzWgXU3mms5mK2_IXMlLiJeMTSkO8/edit#gid=0

    Please keep this a scent reduced space!

  • VTU First Annual Convention

    • Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 10:00 AM
    • Russian Hall in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Come out in solidarity for the VTU's inaugural Annual General Meeting + Convention!

    Convention Sunday Nov 26 9:30AM-5PM, Open to All

    Featuring:
    ☆ Guest Speakers 
    ☆ Discussions & Educational workshops
    ☆ Housing Justice Fair 
    ☆ Snacks and coffee available in the morning, and lunch served at noon.

    Our first Annual General Meeting starts at 1 PM and is open to members of the VTU.
    ☆ Steering Committee and working group reports
    ☆ Election of the VTU Steering Committee
    ☆ Passing our Constitution and By-Laws. 

    Organized on the unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil Waututh peoples

    The Vancouver Tenants Union is volunteer led and membership supported. We are only as strong as our membership is active.

    You can sign up at the Convention to become a member!

    Full schedule and announcements of our guests and workshops is coming soon! Part of a weekend of action for Housing Justice!

    Venue is wheelchair accessible with gender neutral washrooms.
    Childcare available (please contact ahead of time)
    Let us know by email if you require ASL interpretation
    **please try to keep this a scent reduced space

    vancouvertenantsunion.ca
    tenantsunion.yvr@gmail.com

    **More Info TBA**

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