Get involved

The network offers different levels of participation for anyone who agrees to our Mission.

The network welcomes (but is not limited to) participants drawn from the following:

  • ‘First voice’ participants (individuals with personal experience of living in poverty)
  • community-based organizations delivering health, education (including early childhood development and care), and social services as well as those promoting anti-poverty measures, adequate and affordable housing, and food security
  • organizations and individuals concerned with disabilities/differing abilities
  • First Nations, Metis and other Aboriginal organizations
  • immigrant and refugee communities
  • researchers and public policy institutes and associations
  • professional associations
  • labour unions
  • business organizations
  • faith communities
  • Regional Intersectoral Committees, Boards of Education, Health Regions
  • concerned citizens
  • rural, northern and urban residents
  • local government

PFS would be grateful for donations to cover our costs by e-transfer at povertyfreesask(at) or via cheques by mail. Note that we are happy to issue receipts, but PFS is not a registered charity, so donations are not tax deductible.