Canadian Women's Foundation - Hayden

Category: Empowering girls

Handmade Creations and Healing with Sigrid Naturals

Sigrid holds a can of healing salve.

I live and work in the Wilno hills where I was raised. My nails are often dirty, and my hands are strong from pulling plants from the earth, carrying huge vats of olive oil, and chopping beeswax. These ingredients are at the heart of my handmade products. Due to a difficult home life, I left at age […]

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Q&A: Anita Hill Wants You to Believe Change is Possible

Headshot of Anita Hill

Do you remember where you were when Anita Hill took the stand? Many of us can still picture her groundbreaking testimony in the Supreme Court justice confirmation hearings of 1991. Even if that historic moment happened before your time, you got a crash course this year as the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings unfolded in an […]

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Building Feminist Community through Beer: A Q&A with Society of Beer Drinking Ladies Founder Erica Campbell

A Society of Beer Drinking Ladies crowd picture.

(SOBDL) knows how to party in a big way. What started as a chance to network with others in the food and beverage industry – and enjoy a few new brews – quickly transformed into regular “bevies” attended by thousands of women. We spoke to the SOBDL founder Erica Campbell about her experience working in […]

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Media Literacy Week: Driving Social Change With Social Media

Paulette speaks to a crowd at an event.

It’s  in Canada, and digital literacy is more important than ever. As such, our CEO Paulette Senior wanted to share on how we all can use social media to drive social change. The prevalence of social media is undeniable, and although it can used as a tool to dox, troll, and harass, for good for women […]

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