Series: Canada Summer Jobs

Summer Jobs Program: Further Evidence of The Government of Canada’s Ideological Approach Toward Religious Charities

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Last week it was revealed that the Government of Canada has decided to implement ideological screening on any group that requests funding for its Canada Summer Jobs program.  Only those non-profit groups that hold the same views as the government on matters of abortion, and sexual moral norms will be… More

Bussey on ipolitics.ca: Trudeau, Trinity Western and the war on religious dissent

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

The Trudeau government recently announced that it will no longer permit religious charities to access the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program unless they conform to government ideology on social policy. The CSJ program provides students with opportunities to work at non-profits. However, the government’s view is that if a charity does… More

CCCC Open Letter To Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Honourable Patty Hajdu Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Minister Hajdu, The Canadian Council of Christian Charities is concerned about your recent policy change on the Canada Summer Jobs program.  It is troubling on a number of accounts including the fact… More

Important Notice about the Canada Summer Jobs Program

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Attn.: Christian Charities in Canada If you have received funding in the past but in 2018 it is denied because of your refusal to accept the government’s attestation, please email (mail@cccc.org) or call (519-669-5137) us at the CCCC office as to the next steps. Please keep us informed as to… More