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28 November 2012
AGM this Saturday - delegate handbook online now! There's still time to register a delegate for this Saturday's CHF BC Annual General Meeting, but don't delay! This is our last big event of the year, and our 30th AGM.The complete AGM registration package was mailed to your co-op... Read more
20 November 2012
Nomination deadline extended to November 28! Candidates for the CHF BC board and finance committee now have until November 28 to file their nomination forms with the CHF BC office. Delegates at CHF BC’s December 1 annual general meeting will be electing five new directors to serve... Read more
15 November 2012
2012 AGM features two special resolutions Delegates at CHF BC’s December 1st  annual general meeting will be asked to adopt two special resolutions. Both special resolutions propose amendments to the Federation’s current Rules.   The first (Qualifications of Member Housing Co-... Read more
5 November 2012
Give your input in person or via webinar to help shape Model Rules 2.0 CHF BC continues to consult with its members on the current Model Rules and Occupancy Agreement. Earlier this year, through an online survey we heard what co-ops like and don’t like about their Rules and... Read more
29 October 2012
Change to the Cooperative Association Act Please note that the province has amended section 15 of the Cooperative Association Act.  This amendment removes the requirement that the registrar review a co-op’s rules to determine if they meet the requirements of the Act.  Instead, the... Read more
13 October 2012
CHF BC's Fall Education Conference helps co-ops get management right In the final months of the International Year of Co-operatives and the Year of Getting Management Right, our line up of workshops at this fall's Education Conference ... Read more
5 October 2012
Popular Fall Education Conference filling fast You'll need to move quickly to secure a spot at CHF BC's Fall Education Conference on October 20. Two workshops are already full — but it's not too late to register for others including the... Read more
1 October 2012
Join us for an exciting mix of workshops The Fall Education Conference is on October 20. If you sign up now, you can still find space in the most popular workshops. Choose from 11 workshops including the morning workshop:  Take the sound management test, and the afternoon workshop... Read more
17 September 2012
Fall Education Conference registration now open Join us for another exciting day of workshops at the CHF BC Fall Education Conference on Saturday, October 20. We've mailed conference flyers to all housing co-ops and you can view the flyer online, and follow the linked titles to... Read more
7 September 2012
Athletes Village Co-op member to play Paralympic Wheelchair Rugby Semifinals September 8 Fabien Lavoie is a member of Athletes Village Co-op in Vancouver. He is also a member of the Canadian Paralympic Wheelchair Rugby team that is set to play a semifinal match against the United... Read more