E-newsletter archive

8 March 2013
 NEW! Carpet cleaning and other building services for member co-ops The latest new group buying service for CHF BC members isprofessional carpet cleaning and other building services from K&A Flooring’s Building Services Division.K&A's Building Services Division can... Read more
14 February 2013
Don't miss the March 1 Scholarship Fund application deadline! The 2013 CHF BC Scholarship Fund application deadline is March 1, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. The Scholarship Fund's purpose is to support the educational goals of co-op members, particularly young co-op members who are already... Read more
30 January 2013
Changes to lending rules make co-op refinancing easier CHF BC and Social Purpose Development Partners ready to help. Congratulations to CHF Canada! Our national federation has just convinced CMHC to make co-op refinancing much more affordable.  Until now, co-ops needing to... Read more
10 January 2013
Yes, we're moving! Our Vancouver office is moving: please note that our telephone and computer systems will be off-line January 11 until January 15 while we complete the move. Our new office will open Tuesday, January 15.  After this brief down time we look forward to serving you... Read more
22 December 2012
Happy Holidays! 2012 was a memorable year for CHF BC and its members.  We celebrated the International Year of Co‑operatives, our federation’s 30th anniversary, and the 10th anniversary of our Vancouver Island Council. We also launched our new Scholarship Fund, added a new staff... Read more
14 December 2012
CHF BC Scholarship Fund 2013 application online now! We're pleased to announce the second year of our successful scholarship program. The CHF BC Scholarship Fund's purpose is to support the educational goals of co-op members, particularly young co-op members who are already making... Read more
29 November 2012
Don't miss out - still time to register for AGM this Saturday! There's still time to register a delegate for our Annual General Meeting on Saturday, December 1. It looks like we’re approaching a record number of delegates. We hope you can join us for an exciting day.   We'll have... Read more
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