Light a Candle for Guaranteed Livable Income - Apr 8th @ 12:30pm
A Social Justice Action for BVU
Light a Candle for Guaranteed Livable Income – April 8th, 12:30pm
On Thursday, April 8th at 12:30pm, on the eve of both the Liberal and NDP. National Conventions, the United Church of Canada is inviting Canadians to light a candle in support of Guaranteed Livable Income (GLI). Plan to light a candle, take a photo ( of the candle or the candle and you). Send your photo to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (firstname.lastname@example.org), Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland ( Chrystia.Freeland@parl.gc.ca) and cc to
email@example.com. One more thing! send your candle picture to Maureen and she will put it on the BVU Facebook page. And, don’t forget to put it on your own FB page and include the hashtags
Dear United Church Persons of Vancouver Island
This is an urgent request to get this message out to your church family…
As Vancouver Island members of the United Church of Canada we invite you to take a few moments this week to let the Parliament of Canada know before March 12th, that you support the creation of a Guaranteed Livable Income.
The “GLI” initiative is outlined at the United Church of Canada’s website :
To assist your letter-writing, below is a link to a letter writing kit.