First Annual Poverty Olympics: February 3, 2008


The first annual Poverty Olympics was held on Sunday, February 3, 2008 at Carnegie Theatre in Vancouver.

» Read about what happened at the first annual Poverty Olympics, along with photos!

» More photos from the first annual Poverty Olympics

» Meet our mascots

» Interview on CBC Early Edition with Wendy Pederson (6.5 minutes)

» Globe and Mail article: Forget 2010: The Poverty Olympics are here and now

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