Central City Foundation, a Vancouver charity that has been helping neighbours build hope in the inner city for more than a hundred years, is pleased to welcome six new directors to its board. Joining the board of directors are Alexa Blain of The Deetken Group, Lauren Blake of Davis LLP, Will Chan of Executive Group of Companies, Barb Justason of Justason Market Intelligence Inc., Bryan Reid of Kindred Construction and Tom Syer of the Business Council of British Columbia. They join the current board chaired by Julie McGill of CAI Private Equity. Central City Foundation’s President & CEO is Jennifer Johnstone.

(L-R) Jennifer Johnstone, Barb Justason, Bryan Reid, Tom Syer, Wil Chan, Alexa Blain, Lauren Blake

About Central City Foundation:

Central City Foundation has been bringing people together to help their neighbours in need and build hope in our community since 1907. By building housing and other capital projects, investing in social enterprises that create jobs and opportunities as well as funding hundreds of non-profit organizations, Central City Foundation has provided help and hope to our neighbours in the inner city community for 107 years.

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Media contacts:

Carla Shore

P: 604-329-0975

media@centralcityfoundation.ca