Whitehorse Yukon

Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

My Collaborative: Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition

The Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition (YAPC) was formed in 1996. We are committed to facilitating the elimination of poverty in Yukon through awareness, advocacy and action. We currently have almost 275 members including individuals, politicians, non-governmental agencies, and representatives from the business and faith community. Our official mandate... -Foster development of strategies and activities to reduce poverty in Yukon; -The promotion of awareness of poverty in Yukon; -To help provide a voice for Yukoners living in poverty; and -Coordinate efforts and information regarding poverty among individuals and organizations within and outside Yukon.