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Talking from the Heart – Raine Liliefeldt on how YWCA changes lives

"Thanks to the work I have done at the YWCA, I have met incredible women of all ages at the shelters and housing programs across the country. Many women come to the YWCA in such critical points in their lives; without the YWCA and your support, their circumstances would be so much worse. "
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YWCA Canada & Uber Announce Initiative That Helps Increase Access to Opportunity by Removing Transportation Barriers

Through the Uber Community Impact Initiative, selected participating member associations have the opportunity to receive transportation services from Uber for rides to job interviews, medical appointments and training opportunities     
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#FlexForEmpowerment – WE EMPOWER Programme encourages businesses to advance gender equality in the workplace

We wanted to take this opportunity to highlight an initiative in Canada that encourages corporations to commit to advancing gender equality in the workplace, WE EMPOWER. The WE EMPOWER Programme recently launched the Flex for Empowerment Campaign! Flex for Empowerment is a public engagement campaign designed to increase awareness of the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) while increasing the number of WEPs signatories in Canada and showcasing good practices in the workplace, marketplace and community. The campaign will run from 22 September 2019 through the end of December 2019.
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Making Money Move: Btchcoin News is making hot topics in finance more accessible for Canadian women with weekly newsletters

An in-depth interview with founder and managing editor, Claire Robbins, about how Btchcoin News is disrupting gender stereotypes one news story at a time with a weekly newsletter summarizing the latest Canadian financial trends in an accessible way.
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YWCA Cambridge’s Feminist Night Market – A Catalyst for Community & Art

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Alexandra Daignault – Founder and Owner of Sarjesa Inc.

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