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    Jenny

    Jenny's Story Jenny lives with her husband and son on Vancouver Island. She previously had to work three jobs to ensure that she had enough money to make ends meet. She would sometimes go from one job to the next on the same day. Working three jobs impacted on her physical and mental health.
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    Imperial Sign Corporation

    First Living Wage sign maker in BC. Imperial Sign Corporation, based in Port Coquitlam, is the first sign maker in British Columbia to signify its commitment to ending working poverty, by paying all its staff and contracted workers a Living Wage
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    Spinnakers

    Spinnakers becomes the first Living Wage brewery and liquor store in BC Spinnakers Brewpub & GuestHouses and Spinnakers Spirit Merchants is the first employer in the brewery industry to commit to ending working poverty, by paying all its staff and contracted workers a Living Wage
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    BCFB

    BC Food and Beverage becomes a Living Wage Employer The BC Food and Beverage Association has committed to ending working poverty, by paying all its staff and contracted workers a Living Wage
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    Modus

    Spotlight: MODUS Planning, Design & Engagement MODUS Planning, Design & Engagement is a Vancouver-based consulting firm specializing in planning, urban design, and public engagement. They have been a certified Living Wage Employer since 2019.
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    Themis

    Themis Security becomes the first Living Wage security company in BC Themis Security, based in Victoria, is the first security company in BC to commit to ending working poverty, by paying all its staff and contracted workers a Living Wage.
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    Ronan

    Ronan's story "They look out for us around here" Ronan is 26 and lives in Victoria with his room-mate. He has been working for Pacifica Housing as a Support Worker, since August 2019, moving into fulltime work at the start of the year
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    REACH

    Spotlight: REACH Community Health Centre REACH Community Health Centre have been providing community-based health care for fifty years, and strive to be more than just a doctor or dentist's office.
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    ModoHr

    ModoHR celebrates its certification with a discount for other Living Wage Employers ModoHR is the first HR tech firm to become a Living Wage Employer in BC, and to celebrate, it has a special offer for other Living Wage Employers. https://www.screeningcanada.ca/
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    Cafe Etico

    Spotlight: Café Etico The small, local, fair-trade coffee company operates as a social enterprise giving back 100% of its profits to CoDevelopment Canada (the local non-profit that owns Cafe Etico) to help fund and support its social justice and human rights programs in Latin America. 
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