Bottles picked over panhandling: Study

In a study by the Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF), the economic downturn has had the city’s homeless often opting for bottle picking over panhandling.

“There seems to be this culture where most prefer working to begging,” said Tim Richter, president and CEO of CHF.chter, president and CEO of CHF.

Read the full report, Informal Employment: Making a living in Calgary.

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Calgary, AB, Canada