The Walrus Leadership Forum: Fuelling the She-covery

2022-02-14T16:09:41-07:00March 8th, 2022||

Join YW Calgary and the Walrus on International Women’s Day for a virtual discussion on what a post-pandemic recovery looks like for women. From the passage of new childcare legislation to she-cession recovery plans and workforce changes, this event will celebrate political, economic, and social successes and delve into the work to be done.  [...]

YWHISPER

2021-02-22T13:28:29-07:00March 11th, 2021||

Join us for the 10th annual YWHISPER, a virtually unmissable event, taking place March 11, 2021. In partnership with The Walrus Talks at Home, four special guest speakers will share perspectives on Shifting the She-cession and what needs to be done for a more equitable future. Proceeds raised will support YW Calgary.

YWHISPER 2018

2018-11-26T11:49:00-07:00November 26th, 2018|Our View|

Tuesday, November 20th, was YW’s 8th annual YWHISPER Fundraising Gala, which brought together supporters, donors and advocates to raise funds in support of women and their families who are struggling with poverty, domestic abuse and social isolation. YW was joined by former NFL player and one of TIME Magazine’s 2017 “Persons of the Year”, [...]

MEDIA ADVISORY: TERRY CREWS SPEAKS AT 8TH ANNUAL YWHISPER FUNDRAISING GALA

2018-11-21T13:03:59-07:00November 19th, 2018|Media Advisory|

MEDIA ADVISORY: TERRY CREWS SPEAKS AT 8TH ANNUAL YWHISPER FUNDRAISING GALA WHAT: YW Calgary is proud to host Terry Crews, actor, activist and one of TIME Magazine’s 2017 “Persons of the Year” as the keynote speaker at the sold-out 8th annual YWHISPER Fundraising Gala on Tuesday, Nov 20. This year’s YWHISPER Fundraising Gala is the [...]

A Recap: YWhisper Fundraising Gala Featuring Monica Lewinsky

2016-11-25T16:13:52-07:00November 25th, 2016|Our View|

Tuesday, November 22, 2016, YW Calgary hosted our 6th annual YWhisper Fundraising Gala featuring ‘patient zero’ for cyberbullying, Monica Lewinsky. The gala, held at TELUS Convention Centre was attended by more than 630 people to raise funds in support of women and their families who are struggling with poverty, domestic abuse and social exclusion. The [...]