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February 2020 Newsletter

February 2020 Newsletter

In this edition: Resident Green Committee Changes to AISH & IS Payments >> Click here to read the February 2020 ...
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January 2020 Newsletter

January 2020 Newsletter

In this edition: Maintenance Reminders Holiday Recipes >> Click here to read the January 2020 Newsletter ...
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December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Annual Holiday Party & Potluck Do It Yourself Gift Ideas >> Click here to read the December ...
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November 2019 Newsletter

November 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: NHA's Annual Resident Holiday Party Local Senior's Activities >> Click here to read the November 2019 Newsletter ...
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October 2019 Newsletter

October 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Federal Election Information Meet Sam, Maintenance Lead >> Click here to read the October 2019 Newsletter ...
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September 2019 Newsletter

September 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Staffing Updates Meet Eddy, Maintenance Assistant >> Click here to read the September 2019 Newsletter ...
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August 2019 Newsletter

August 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Summer Tips Summer Activities >> Click here to read the August 2019 Newsletter ...
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July 2019 Newsletter

July 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Stampede Breakfast Summer Recipes >> Click here to read the July 2019 Newsletter ...
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June 2019 Newsletter

June 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Local Volunteer Opportunities Spotlight: Centre for Newcomers >> Click here to read the June 2019 Newsletter ...
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May 2019 Newsletter

May 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: New Building Acquisition 2019 Resident Survey Results >> Click here to read the May 2019 Newsletter ...
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April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Annual General Meeting Meet Jon, Maintenance Lead >> Click here to read the April 2019 Newsletter ...
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March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Tax Season Information International Women's Day >> Click here to read the March 2019 Newsletter ...
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February 2019 Newsletter

February 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: Family Day Activities Meet Fatime, Office Administrator >> Click here to read the February 2019 Newsletter ...
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January 2019 Newsletter

January 2019 Newsletter

In this edition: January Events at Norfolk Meet Charlaine, Operations Manager >> Click here to read the January 2019 Newsletter ...
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December 2018 Newsletter

December 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Christmas Eve Potluck Resident Holiday Party >> Click here to read the December 2018 Newsletter ...
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November 2018 Newsletter

November 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: November HUB Events Meet Cynthia, Communications Specialist >> Click here to read the November 2018 Newsletter ...
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October 2018 Newsletter

October 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: October HUB Events Community Advisory Group >> Click here to read the October 2018 Newsletter ...
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September 2018 Newsletter

September 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Outdoor Movie Night Meet Maya, Executive Director >> Click here to read the September 2018 Newsletter ...
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August 2018 Newsletter

August 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Summer HUB Events Food Delivery Options >> Click here to read the August 2018 Newsletter ...
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July 2018 Newsletter

July 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Calgary Dollars at Norfolk Meet Shay, Administrative Assistant >> Click here to read the July 2018 Newsletter ...
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June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Community HUB Open Neighbourhood Park Party >> Click here to read the June 2018 Newsletter ...
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May 2018 Newsletter

May 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: The Community Advisory Group Meet Derek, Maintenance Assistant >> Click here to read the May 2018 Newsletter ...
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April 2018 Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: NHA's Annual General Meeting & Open House No "CUP UPS" April >> Click here to read the ...
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March 2018 Newsletter

March 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Maintenance Tip of the Month Meet Liz, Housing Administrator >> Click here to read the March 2018 ...
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February 2018 Newsletter

February 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: Indoor Gardening Workshop Upcoming Changes from the Community Survey >> Click here to read the February 2018 ...
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January 2018 Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter

In this edition: The Community Advisory Group Community Kitchen Program of Calgary >> Click here to read the January 2018 ...
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December 2017 Newsletter

December 2017 Newsletter

In this edition: NHA Annual Holiday Party Resident Survey >> Click here to read the December 2017 Newsletter ...
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Community Partners, Royop, fill a cupboard to support residents and neighbours

Community Partners, Royop, fill a cupboard to support residents and neighbours

Community Partners, Royop, fill a cupboard to support residents and neighbours What do you get when you unite a large, ...
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ED of Norfolk Housing recipient of Top 40 Under 40 honour

ED of Norfolk Housing recipient of Top 40 Under 40 honour

Last night was one for the books, as we celebrated the success and contributions of our Executive Director, Maya Kambeitz ...
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Community Stories: Meet Cara

Community Stories: Meet Cara

NHA likes to tell stories of our residents' success! However a huge part of our model is respecting the anonymity ...
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Going Green and Saving Money with Electronic Recycling Association (ERA)

Going Green and Saving Money with Electronic Recycling Association (ERA)

High functioning and responsive computers are an undeniable necessity for all businesses, nonprofits and charities nowadays. But the strain to ...
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2018 Community Report

2018 Community Report

This year marked a celebratory year - our first building acquisition in over 15 years! We're well on our way ...
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Community Makes The Event: An Exceptional Stampede Breakfast

Community Makes The Event: An Exceptional Stampede Breakfast

Norfolk Housing Association's Stampede breakfasts have long been one of our favourite events to host each year. It's SO much ...
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NHA adds affordable housing inventory through purpose-built rentals

NHA adds affordable housing inventory through purpose-built rentals

NHA adds affordable housing inventory in calgary by purchasing purpose-built rental property A resident of Norfolk shares her long-time experience ...
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The Flexibility of the Mixed Income Model of Housing

The Flexibility of the Mixed Income Model of Housing

Imagine you’re 23 years old, a single mom to two young kids, and you’ve been struggling to find housing that ...
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Social Impact Renters: The Success of the Mixed Income Model

Social Impact Renters: The Success of the Mixed Income Model

Social Impact Renters: The Success of the Mixed Income Model Most people hear ‘affordable housing organization’ and assume a certain ...
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NHA Adds 6th Building in Hillhurst/Sunnyside

NHA Adds 6th Building in Hillhurst/Sunnyside

The City of Calgary recently released a report on housing in Canada's big cities, and in it noted that Calgary ...
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The Proof is in the Pudding: A Norfolk Staff Shares Her Story from Minimum Wage to Living Wage

The Proof is in the Pudding: A Norfolk Staff Shares Her Story from Minimum Wage to Living Wage

In high school I began working various minimum wage retails jobs to save up for my post-secondary education. But when ...
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2016 Community Report

2016 Community Report

Building inclusive and diverse communities requires hard work, pragmatic approach, patience and significant collaboration from residents, volunteers, staff, and partners. This year, it ...
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November 2017 Newsletter

November 2017 Newsletter

In this edition: NHA Annual Holiday Party Check out Maya (our ED) at Social Venture Fast Pitch and her excellent ...
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April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter

In this edition: NHA presents at CHRA Conference in Halifax Community Space Available for Rent or Collaboration Join Us for ...
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September 2016 Newsletter

September 2016 Newsletter

In this edition: Our Community Partnerships; Capital Planning Webinar; Community Space update >> Click here to read the September 2016 ...
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July 2016 Newsletter

July 2016 Newsletter

In this edition: Another successful Stampede Breakfast; New Space Coming Soon!; Kensington Summer in the City >> Click here to ...
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May 2016 Newsletter

May 2016 Newsletter

In this edition: Annual Open House update; New Partnership Announcement; Stampede Breakfast Time Again >> Click here to read the ...
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NHA Featured on Kensington's Blog

NHA Featured on Kensington’s Blog

It is constantly surprising and heartwarming the ways in which our beloved communities of Hillhurst and Sunnyside and the Kensington ...
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NHA Highlights of 2017

NHA Highlights of 2017

What a whirlwind the last month has been; just like that we're closing out the year! And it's been an ...
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NHA's Annual Resident and Partner Appreciation Holiday Party 2017

NHA’s Annual Resident and Partner Appreciation Holiday Party 2017

What an absolutely incredible way to end the year! We ate, we visited, we recognized community excellence, we danced and ...
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NHA Competes in Calgary's Social Venture Fast Pitch

NHA Competes in Calgary’s Social Venture Fast Pitch

Last night saw the culmination of months of hard work from our Executive Director, Maya, at the Social Venture Fast ...
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Pumpkin Carving Party

Pumpkin Carving Party

This weekend, with the help of awesome residents Colin and Karen (who organized and decorated everything!), Norfolk hosted a pumpkin ...
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Welcome Tom to the NHA Team!

Welcome Tom to the NHA Team!

Tom Mannix will be joining Norfolk Housing as the interim Operations Manager starting October 16th.  Tom is looking forward to ...
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Another Stampede Breakfast Success Under the Belt (Buckle)!

Another Stampede Breakfast Success Under the Belt (Buckle)!

Last week's stampede breakfast was a great time for all. We served up over 1,000 pancakes, sausages, fresh fruit, and ...
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Y'all Are Invited to Our Stampede Breakfast!

Y’all Are Invited to Our Stampede Breakfast!

You know what time of year it is...and you know which breakfast is the best every year! Come on down ...
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NHA's Diversity Day (in Honour of Canada 150) Was a Hit!

NHA’s Diversity Day (in Honour of Canada 150) Was a Hit!

Yesterday we were proud to host our first Diversity Day event in honour of Canada 150 and in celebration of ...
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The Mixed-Income Model (In Response to the Alberta Housing Strategy)

The Mixed-Income Model (In Response to the Alberta Housing Strategy)

Monday morning the Government of Alberta released their long-awaited housing strategy to a group of housing stakeholders from all over the province. Their announcement ...
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AGM & Open House 2017

AGM & Open House 2017

Last Thursday we hosted our Annual General Meeting followed by an Open House and we are very pleased with the ...
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Getting to Know: Executive Director Maya Kambeitz

Getting to Know: Executive Director Maya Kambeitz

Getting to Know: Executive Director Maya Kambeitz Maya joined NHA back in November 2009 as the Office Manager and HR ...
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Tax Season

Tax Season

Tax season is upon us and we want you to be aware of a few things! There are occasional scammers, ...
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Remembering Bob Ferguson

Remembering Bob Ferguson

Last week Norfolk Housing Association and the community of Kensington lost a beloved resident, friend, and community supporter. Bob, who ...
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Holiday Appreciation Event a Success!

Holiday Appreciation Event a Success!

On Wednesday, December 14th, we hosted our annual Holiday Appreciation Event and it's unanimous - it was a success! More ...
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Annual Stampede Breakfast

Annual Stampede Breakfast

Annual Stampede Breakfast July 15, 2016 Location: 206 10A Street NW Time: 9AM-11AM Please join Norfolk Housing Association for a ...
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Visit from Dr. David Swann, MLA Calgary Mountain View

Visit from Dr. David Swann, MLA Calgary Mountain View

Visit from Dr. David Swann, MLA Calgary Mountain View On March 24, 2016, Norfolk Housing Association had a visit from ...
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Annual General Meeting & Open House

Annual General Meeting & Open House

April 20, 2016 Location: 1118 Kensington Road NW Membership is required to attend the AGM ...
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First Annual Open house- April 22nd 2014

First Annual Open house- April 22nd 2014

Date: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 Time: 7:00pm-8:30pm Location: Norfolk Housing Association Office, 1118 Kensington Rd NW Join the Norfolk staff ...
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Norfolk Housing Association Featured in The Calgary Herald

Norfolk Housing Association Featured in The Calgary Herald

NHA's "A Night in Kensington" was featured this Saturday in the Calgary Herald. Thank you to all of our sponsors ...
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Silent Auction Event - October 5th 2011

Silent Auction Event – October 5th 2011

Silent Auction a Huge Success! Norfolk Housing Association held our first ever silent auction at the Kensington Riverside Inn on ...
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