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From Seed to Tree:
Celebrating 10 Years
of Environmental Community
in Halton

Weekly Bulletin
Jan. 22, 2014

Thank you to all those who supported Whole Foods 5% Day last week! Your support for HEN is very much appreciated.

poster_SociallyResponsibleRRSP.jpgWe are holding our first networking breakfast on Tues. Jan. 28 at the Holiday Inn Oakville Centre. Ryan Colwell, a certified financial planner, will be speaking on "How to make your RRSP socially responsible". Tickets are $20 for members, $25 for non-members. Please reserve by 3:00 p.m. on Fri. Jan. 24 through Eventbrite. Space is limited.

Also in the next week for HEN:

Environmental Group of the Week:
BARC_logo.PNGThe Bay Area Restoration Council (BARC) is a registered charity that assesses and promotes clean-up projects in Hamilton Harbour and its watershed. BARC works with all levels of government and other non-profit groups, collaborating on remedial projects.

BARC has two great community events coming up in the next month:

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Written by Marianne Meed Ward

I was inspired to seek public office because I believe, like so many of you, “I can do something about that” on the issues we face. As councilor, my role is to take a stand on what’s best for residents and go to bat for it. Pushback is inevitable from those who don’t have the community’s interests at heart. I will stand with you and for you, to achieve the best interests of our city, without caving to unacceptable compromise in the name of consensus.

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