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You Can Make a Difference – Call for Volunteers

Oct 22nd, 2015 | By

Dear Members, Supporters and Friends of CPAA At our August AGM, The Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association’s membership directed the board to take immediate action on several fronts. We’ve received some individual requests for assistance as well. In response we are looking for volunteers with related skills and interest to work in various task focused areas. We will need a chair for each committee that may be a currently elected member
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Your Vote Counts

Oct 17th, 2015 | By

Your Vote Counts As polyamourists, we know that government laws and policies affects us. So it’s important to vote and show that the candidates and parties that accommodate us — have themselves the support of voters. The more votes that supportive parties receive in the election, the more those parties can ensure that government laws and policies accommodate us. Voting day is Monday, October 19th, at these times: Newfoundland, Atlantic,
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Be a part of the movement for change – August 9, 2015

Jun 27th, 2015 | By

Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association will hold its Annual General Meeting on August 9, 2015 beginning at 1:00 pm Pacific Time via a web based teleconference that will be free to participants. Nominations to the Board of Directors via email to info@polyadvocacy.ca by August 8, 2015. We are interested in having representation from across Canada on our board and committees as we look to advocating during a federal election. Voting members
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Polyamory Toronto & CPAA at Playground Conference

Oct 11th, 2014 | By

November 7 to 9 in Toronto, ON – Playground Conference expands this year to another stream of workshops organized by Polyamory Toronto.  Sit in on our authors’ read lunchtime session featuring:  Dr. Nathan Rambukana (Fraught Intimacies – Non/Monogamy in the Public Sphere), Dr. Melanie Heath (One Marriage Under God), Zoe Duff (Love Alternatively Expressed- the scoop on practicing polyamory in Canada), Ron Kearse (Just Outside of Hope), Ryphna St- John
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Canadian Polyamorists Hold Annual General Meeting

Jun 8th, 2014 | By

At its Annual General Meeting on June 1, 2014, the Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association (CPAA) celebrated a successful year of efforts to increase general awareness of polyamory and further its role as a resource for polyamorists and polyamory organizers across the country. At the meeting, which included supporters from across Canada, there was discussion on strategies to fundraise for projects that will continue to increase public awareness about polyamory and its
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CPAA Notice of Annual General Meeting: Sunday June 1, 2014 10 am PST

Apr 27th, 2014 | By

Notice to Membership Via Email April 27, 2014 to all members directly and to all supporter email lists and groups. Please help us forward this invitation to all polyamory supporters in Canada. CPAA Notice of Annual General Meeting: Sunday June 1, 2014  10 am PST Dear Member/Supporter You are cordially invited to attend the Canadian Polyamory Advocacy Association’s Annual General Meeting. Date/time of meeting: Sunday June 1, 2014 at 10
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Polyamorists Observe Valentine’s Day

Feb 3rd, 2014 | By

The lead-up to Valentine’s Day is when stories about love and relationships flood editor’s inboxes and front pages everywhere. True love that is, of course, exclusive between two people. Or is it? For a group of Canadians who advocate for the right to be in more than one loving relationship at the same time, Valentine’s Day is a symbolic time to recall that, despite what we’re told, true love doesn’t
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Funding Crisis – Get your Collectible PolyCon Swag and/or donate NOW!!!

Sep 21st, 2013 | By

We are in dire need of funds due to the expenses of PolyCon and some upcoming awareness projects.  Please be generous with your support.  http://polyadvocacy.ca/collectibles-from-polycon  or click the donate button to the right.  



Canadian Poly Community Inspired by Successful First Conference

Jun 3rd, 2013 | By

We were pleased to host attendees and presenters from around the world and happy to see some very positive articles in the press.  We are grateful to presenters, volunteers and attendees for making this a resounding succcess.  Awareness, Networking, Research on polyamory practice and a focus on our under 30 yrs old community members were all achieved and the feedback has been very encouraging.  We look forward to a larger
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PolyCon – Vancouver – May 31 to June 2nd

Mar 6th, 2013 | By

We are looking for engaging presenters and facilitators from a broad range of backgrounds in keeping with the ‘Claiming our Right to Love’ theme.   Polyamory was confirmed legal in Canada in 2011 with the  BC Supreme Court reference question decision on Section 293 of the Criminal Code of Canada.  We want to claim that right by promoting awareness of Polyamory and celebrating the wonderful Polyamorous families and organizations in
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