Tikva Housing Society

Latest News and Events

New Developments
March 6, 2014
Tikva is currently involved in 2 significant housing development projects, one in Richmond and the other in Vancouver. Details specific to Tikva's participation will follow, but in the meantime our partner, Community Housing Land Trust Foundation (CHLTF), has more information on the Vancouver project at 2750 SE Marine Drive on their website at www.chf.bc.ca/partner/land-trust. The… Read More
Tikva Housing Society Partners with Hillel for Sukkah Event – PAST EVENT
August 16, 2013
Tikva Housing is pleased to be partnering with the Vancouver Hillel's Sukkah Design/Build Competition in order to continue with our commitment to raise awareness and to provide for the housing needs of all members of the community. Read More
Luis Guincher Art Opening, Proceeds Donated to Tikva Housing Society
August 16, 2013
Luis Guincher, centre, with Tikva Housing Society Board members (from left) Eric Fefer, Susan Katz, Susana Cogan, Tikva Housing Development Director, and Daniel bar Dayan at the Opening Night Reception of Guincher's art exhibit, 'Symphony of Colours II'. The Opening was held on August 1st 2013 at the Sydney and Gertrude Zack Gallery, Jewish Community… Read More
Art Exhibit to Raise Funds for Tikva! – PAST EVENT
July 28, 2013
      Please Join Luis Guincher as he supports The Tikva Housing Society with an Exhibit and Sale of Read More
SUKKAH AS SHELTER, HOUSING AS HOME
July 2, 2013
While Jewish law does not specifically offer a definition of adequate housing, we can infer much about a Jewish definition of a house from the laws regarding the sukkah, this temporary structure constructed for the weeklong holiday of Sukkot, by Rabbi Carey Brown Read More
Innovative partnership brings four City sites under one roof to build affordable housing
June 23, 2013
May 9, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A partnership of co-op and non-profit organizations led by the Co-operative Housing Federation of B.C. is bringing four City-owned sites under one roof to build new affordable housing. The partnership’s proposal will create 355 attractive, well-designed and affordable homes for families, seniors and people with mental illness if it’s… Read More
Innovative use of City land to deliver new affordable rental housing
May 12, 2013
Office of the Mayor May 9, 2013 Vancouver – Mayor Gregor Robertson is urging City Council to support an innovative proposal for 355 new units of affordable rental housing on four City-owned sites, which would deliver on a key recommendation of the Mayor’s Task Force on Housing Affordability. The proposed new affordable housing will include… Read More