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YWHISPER GALA

March 4, 2020

Featuring keynote speakers Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, investigative journalists that broke the story of Harvey Weinstein’s decades of alleged sexual harassment and abuse towards women.

Tickets are 85% sold! Don’t miss out on this unforgettable International Women’s Day event!

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Our Blog

Guest Blog: #MeToo and what comes next 18 February 2020

Guest Blog: #MeToo and what comes next

In the era of hashtags, wokeness, -isms and anti-, and at the risk of exposing my age, I must ask: Does anyone remember MySpace?! [...]

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YW Celebrates Black History Month 28 January 2020

YW Celebrates Black History Month

Black History Month, otherwise known as Black Futures Month starts on Saturday, February 1, 2020. Calgary is home to a vibrant and diverse black [...]

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Stopping Domestic Violence Before it Starts 15 January 2020

Stopping Domestic Violence Before it Starts

Domestic abuse can affect any member of the family - parents, children, siblings and extended family or friends. For those experiencing abuse or violence, [...]

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