An open letter to all candidates in the 2012 BC Provincial Election was circulated May 2, 2017.
More than 60 organizations have signed on to this letter expressing concerns regarding access barriers to applying for income assistance.
The Reverend Margaret Marquardt, chair of the Diocese of New Westminster's Eco-Justice Unit informed diocesan communications on May 2nd that the Eco-Justice Unit is a signatory and asked that the letter be posted.
The Advocacy Office of St. Paul's Anglican Church in the West End are also signatories.
To read the letter and the list of signatories, the letter is attached below as a downloadable PDF.