Twenty-year-old Aliyah landed in Canada in May 2021 to reunite with her parents. Stepping into a new country, Aliyah could not speak English. She also had minimal literacy in Chinese due to reading difficulties. With so many challenges, her circle was limited to her...
What is Community Development? The Theory of Change
The Community Development team offers a variety of food, art and cultural programs at CNH. Learn more about what this work means to them!
CNH staff celebrate 5 and 10-year milestones
Collingwood Neighbourhood House (CNH) proudly recognizes its long-serving staff members. At the 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM), CNH staff and contractors who have reached the milestones of 5, 10, 15, 20, and 25 years of service to the neighbourhood house...
Giving Tuesday 2022
Nov. 29th is Giving Tuesday, a global movement for giving and volunteering, taking place after Black Friday. This year, we’re asking for your support! Make a donation or learn more about your contribution at: www.cnh.bc.ca/donate. When Collingwood...
Long-time staff Maria Nombrado shares her inspiration for spending 25 years at CNH
Maria is happy to say that CNH is where she would like to work until her hair turns gray.
An ‘asset’ to CNH operations: Qasim Ahmadi celebrates 25-year milestone
Qasim’s education and extensive experience has helped him in overseeing CNH’s many buildings and facility team.
25 years of ‘Tetris:’ Nelly Yep celebrates a milestone at CNH
Reception has gone through changes over the years, but there is always one constant: Nelly’s attitude toward her work and her co-workers.
CNH: A place of family and home for long-time staff member Sabrina Bantog
Sabrina puts the ‘human’ in human resources!
Child care staff member Maliha Hassan celebrates 25 years at CNH
Maliha refers to her workplace as a second home, and always lets us know that CNH is her heart.
Finding purpose through peer education
Despite learning curves, Ben Torry considers Peer 2 Peer to have played an important role in his life over the last six years.