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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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I Belong Here and I Deserve to Succeed: Supporting Women Entrepreneurs of Colour

Did you know it’s in Canada? Small businesses have 1-99 employees. The majority of small businesses in our country are actually About are majority-owned by women, and there were about in Canada in 2012. That said, current statistics are not readily available about Women of Colour who are entrepreneurs or small business owners. We do […]

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Sharing Experiences through Mentorship: The Village Bloggurls

A group shot of all the village bloggurls outside

We asked a mentor and a mentee from program at North York Community House to fill us in on what their mentorship looks like. For Michelle and Rickysha, it’s all about strong communication, friendship, and experience. Rickysha Jn-Baptiste (R): Village Bloggurls Facilitator Michelle Dao (M): Village Bloggurls participant What does it mean to be a […]

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