We Vote CBC in Edmonton Centre!

Presenting petition signatures to Edmonton Centre canadiates

We Vote CBC! campaign at the Edmonton Folk Festival

The We Vote CBC! campaign was overwhelmed by the interest and support for our public broadcaster at the Edmonton Folk Festival. With our lawn signs near the entrance, we met music lovers who shared their enthusiasm for the CBC and concerns for its future. More than 20 petition pages were completed in less than 2 hours. And we left with empty button bags. Great morning. The message–Go where the people are and you will find CBC lovers.

We Vote CBC! campaign at the Free Will Shakespeare Festival in Edmonton Centre

The Free Will Shakespeare Festival in Hawrelak Park was a great place to meet CBC supporters. People in the lineup were coming to us to sign the petition, get bumper stickers, buttons and pamphlets which made our job quite easy and satisfying. Lovely weather and a beautiful setting in one of Edmonton’s nicest parks. We hope to be back there next weekend for the Interstellar Rodeo.

Campaign volunteers out at Grand Market in Edmonton-Centre

The We Vote CBC! campaign was out at Grand Market, greeting people, sharing information and getting signatures for our petition. It was a beautiful summer evening with lots of CBC supporters.

Alberta Art Gallery

Randy Boissonnault, Liberal candidate for Edmonton Centre, and jazz icon and former Senator Tommy Banks at the new Alberta Art Gallery.  At the gathering, both addressed the important role the CBC plays in supporting the arts and the need to reinvest in our national public broadcaster. 


Liberal Party Rally in Edmonton Centre

On Aug 19, FRIENDS volunteers were out in full force at a Liberal Party rally in Edmonton Centre.

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