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Momentum Matters
MAY 2021
Embarking on a brand new adventure
After emigrating from China, Lexi decided that she needed a new career. She enrolled in Momentum's Trades Training program for carpentry. Lexi is currently working towards completing her first year of a carpentry apprenticeship while working full-time building tiny homes.
Read Lexi's story
You're invited!
Momentum's Annual Celebration and General Meeting is on May 12th, 4pm-5pm. Join the Momentum team as we reflect on the unique year gone by, and celebrate the resilience of the Momentum community.
Join us!

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Investing in recovery: the 2021 federal budget
The Government of Canada just passed its latest budget, paving the way for historic investments to weather the ongoing storm of the COVID-19 pandemic, and build a foundation for a strong recovery in the months and years to come. Check out some of the ways it will impact the community.
Learn more!
Small is beautiful - the power of microloans
Our Executive Director Jeff Loomis talks about the past 25 years of micro business loans and the impact loaning $3M has had for our participant businesses. Click on the image to play the video.
At Momentum, we have recognized that microlending, done purposefully on a smaller scale, can make a huge difference in the community. Our Executive Director Jeff Loomis, explores the impact of our microlending program.
Read Jeff's Article

Saving money helps your job search

Most people don’t think about savings until after the job search is complete and you have a paycheque coming in. However, because the act of searching for a job can be expensive, it’s good to have a savings fund already started. Momentum has programs to help you start building your savings.
Start Saving Now!
Free Momentum Webinar

Register now to hear about the Disability Tax Credit and Registered Disability Savings Program with guest speaker Bonnie McIntyre from the Canada Revenue Agency on Thursday, May 27th.
Thinking about Camping this Spring?

Why not go glamping in your own backyard? Momentum graduate Lavish Canvas gives all the details about COVID friendly glamping with everything you might need, on CTV Morning Live.
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