AUGUST ENEWSLETTER

Multicultural Gatherings
Join us for community and connection through virtual and in person gatherings.

Soup and Social
When: August 4 from 11:00am-1:00pm
Where: Virtually over Zoom
Contact msidhu@hswc.ca to join.

Chai Time
When: August 10 from 11:00am-12:00pm
Where: Stan Clarke Park (across from Municipal Hall)

Annual General Meeting 
Please join us for Howe Sound Women’s Centre Society AGM, sharing successes, challenges, and program updates of the last fiscal year.
When: September 23rd, 2020 at 6:00pm
Where: Virtually over Zoom (instructions will be in the registration link below)
Time: 6:00pm

Register for the AGM in advance.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Board of Directors Nomination Package 
It’s the time of the year where we begin to recruit new members to our incredible board of directors.
We are looking for 2-3 new board members to be elected at our virtual AGM on September 23, 2020.

Please see an overview of duties and responsibilities here, the board nomination package and supporting documents here.  Nominations are due September 1, 2020 and completed packages must be sent to admin@hswc.ca by end of day September 1, 2020.

Thanks to Cindy Coughlin and Jennifer Leigh for all you have done for the society these past several years!

Thank You!
We continue to be moved by the generosity of our community. A heart-felt thank you to our most recent top donors. Gratitude to:

  • Community Foundation of Whistler for a $10,000 donation for summer camps in partnership with Community Foundations of Canada. Our summer camps focus building friendships and community, empowerment, improving self-esteem and sharing stories and experiences.
  • Squamish Community Foundation for two gifts totalling $13,000.
  • The 100 Women Who Care for a donation of $9,500.
  • Atlantic Power Corporation for a donation of $7,000

“There is no thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.” – Audre Lorde

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