Friday, March 8th is International Women’s Day! Celebrate!

It’s that time again- Friday is¬†International Women’s Day! How does it come around so quickly? I’m posting before March 8th so you have time to check and see how you might get involved. There are many events and celebrations planned around the world.¬†Check here to see what is happening in your area. In Toronto, InternationalContinue reading “Friday, March 8th is International Women’s Day! Celebrate!”

Hey girls – want to play hockey?

I am such a fan of the Canadian Women’s Foundation! A public foundation, it consists of committed supporters, donors and volunteers across the country and diligent, enthusiastic staff workers that passionately believe in the importance of social change. In the simplest terms, CWF invests in programs that move women and girls out of violence, outContinue reading “Hey girls – want to play hockey?”

Oct. 11 – International Day of The Girl

Last December, the United Nations’ General Assembly officially designated October 11 as the International Day of The Girl. This Thursday, Canada and nations around the world will focus on raising awareness of the particular challenges that girls face and implement plans to take action. Girls will be recognized as powerful agents of change and asContinue reading “Oct. 11 – International Day of The Girl”