Entries by PG Editor

Do you want to apply for low-cost housing?

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 6pm, at Project Genesis.  Use entrance on the second floor. Come to our low-cost housing Application Session! We will offer you: Information about low-cost housing as well as the other kinds of social housing Help in filling out application forms Information about the Shelter Allowance program Information about our work […]

Community forum on the future of the Blue Bonnets hippodrome site

This activity has already taken place. Please consult our Events & Workshops page for more activities. Community forum from 9am to 4pm on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the CDC de CDN. The Corporation de Développement Communautaire de Côte-des-Neiges (CDC de CDN) invites you to participate in developing a collective vision for a vibrant, quality neighbourhood on the […]

The state of human rights in Canada and Quebec

This activity has already taken place. Please consult our Events & Workshops page for more activities. Presentation and discussion at 5:30pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 According to the Ligue de droits et libertés du Québec, the current economic and political order undermines our ability to realize our basic human rights, such as the right […]

Blue Bonnets: from vision to reality

This activity has already taken place. Please consult our Events & Workshops page for more activities. Discussion and exchange at 6pm on Monday, September 8, 2014 at Project Genesis. Join us for a discussion and exchange towards a community-driven plan for the Blue Bonnets site. At Project Genesis, 4735 Côte-Ste-Catherine, corner Victoria. For more information, […]

Movie on the Lawn: My Brooklyn

This activity has already taken place. Please consult our Events & Workshops page for upcoming activities. Film screening at 7:30pm on Friday, September 5, 2014 Come one, come all for a night of fun! Join us for an outdoor screening of the housing documentary My Brooklyn, with free popcorn on the lawn of Project Genesis, 4735 Côte-Ste-Catherine, corner Victoria. […]

(With video) How provincial budget will affect Montreal

CTV News – June 5, 2014. Anti-poverty groups are not impressed with the Liberal budget. Project Genesis, which has been lobbying the government for more social housing, said the provincial commitment to build 3,000 new social housing units is just a drop in the bucket. “Here in Cote des Neiges there’s 2,500 families on the waiting […]

Project Genesis Press Release: Project Genesis Denounces Austerity Budget

Montreal, June 4th, 2014. Project Genesis, an Anti-Poverty community organisation in Côte-des-Neiges, denounces today’s budget. According to Cathy Inouye, a community organiser with the group, “this budget puts social programs under the microscope, instead of the structural causes of poverty.” The lack of commitment to the construction of social housing is particularly distressing to the […]