Aboriginal Housing Management Association

AHMA is committed to the self-determination, management, and delivery of affordable, quality housing to urban and rural Aboriginal people throughout BC. More than 40 Aboriginal housing providers administer all Aboriginal social housing, programs and services under the B.C. Aboriginal Social Housing Management Agreement with BC Housing, a self-management model that is the first of its kind in Canada.

BC Housing

BC HousingBC Housing serves as a trusted leader and partner in sustainable housing solutions for British Columbians. Our mission is to create a positive difference in people’s lives and communities through safe, affordable and quality housing. We work along the housing continuum, from serving the most vulnerable to protecting buyers of new homes. Our work to support the housing sector involves creating strong partnerships with non-profit providers to respond to housing needs in a changing environment.

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

CMHC helps Canadians meet their housing needs. As Canada’s authority on housing, we contribute to the stability of the housing market and financial system, provide support for Canadians in housing need, and offer objective housing research and advice to Canadian governments, consumers and the housing industry. Prudent risk management, strong corporate governance and transparency are cornerstones of our operations.

Encasa Financial

Four key housing organizations from across Canada have come together in an innovative partnership that will help non-profit and co-operative housing providers meet long-term financing  needs. BC Non-Profit Housing Association (BCNPHA), the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada (CHF Canada) and the Co-operative Housing Federation of BC (CHF BC) have joined Housing Services Corporation (HSC) to create Encasa Financial Inc.  Encasa (formerly SHSC Financial Inc.) offers non-profit and co-operative housing providers across the country new investment options for their capital reserves.

Focus Audio Visual Services Ltd.

Focus Audio Visual provides audio visual equipment rentals, webcasting, conference services and full-service video production in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland of BC. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, leading edge equipment, and industry leading speed of response. We look forward to working with you at your next event or presentation!


FortisBC delivers electricity, natural gas and propane, to approximately 1.1 million customers in 135 communities throughout British Columbia. Energy is a valuable resource, and reducing inefficiencies in energy consumption is as important to FortisBC as it is to our customers. By offering Energy Efficiency and Conservation programs, FortisBC helps customers lower their energy bills and make their homes and businesses more energy efficient. Visit FortisBC.com/rebates to discover the latest energy efficient offers.

Horizon North

Horizon NorthHorizon North is a publicly listed corporation (TSX: HNL.TO) providing a full range of commercial, residential and industrial products and services. Our Modular Solutions division integrates modern design concepts and technology with state of the art, off-site manufacturing processes; producing high quality building solutions for commercial and residential offerings including affordable housing, offices, hotels, and retail buildings, as well as distinctive single detached dwellings and multi-family residential structures.

M’akola Development Services

M’akola Development Services is a professional consulting firm with Indigenous roots that is committed to supporting vibrant, diverse communities. We specialize in housing and community development, and our interdisciplinary team partners with non-profit organizations, all levels of government, Aboriginal communities, and private industry to examine social and economic opportunities to develop collaborative, sustainable and unique development solutions that respect the past while building for the community of tomorrow. Our services span the full development spectrum from Concept to Completion.

Marsh Canada

Marsh Canada, a global leader in insurance brokering and risk management, in partnership with BCNPHA, offers non-profit housing societies bulk purchasing of insurance. The Comprehensive Insurance Program provides insurance products and services, including poverty and rental income, boiler and machinery, crime, commercial liability, directors and officers liability, and volunteer accident.

Metro Vancouver

Metro Vancouver Housing provides safe and affordable rental homes for more than 9,000 people on 49 sites across the Metro Vancouver region. Our sites are diverse, mixed-income communities that include families, seniors, and people with disabilities. We offer a range of homes, from SRO units to four-bedroom townhomes, at below-market rates and rates based on tenants’ incomes. Supported primarily by our tenants’ rents, we are a non-profit organization that has partnered with tenants, governments, and service providers to support healthy and engaged communities since 1974.

Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel

Sheraton Vancouver Guildford HotelThe Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel is the perfect the backdrop for a truly relaxing visit to Surrey, BC. Our four-star, Three Diamond hotel is located in a landmark building in the business and entertainment districts of central Surrey, less than 30 minutes from most Vancouver attractions. Settle into our recently modernized, oversized guest rooms and suites and enjoy spectacular mountain, river, city views and complimentary Wi-Fi.


VancityVancity is a values-based financial co-operative serving the needs of its more than 523,000 member-owners in Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Victoria, Squamish and Alert Bay. We invest in affordable housing and social purpose real estate because we believe they are drivers of economic self-reliance, which in turn improves the well-being of our local communities. To learn more about our innovative pre-development loan program and other supports, visit our booth or email us at impactrealestate@vancity.com.