Anniversary of the Ecole Polytechnique Massacre

The 12 days of Action Against Conjugal Violence will take place on November 25th and ending on December 6th; the anniversary of the Ecole Polytechnique massacre. For the occasion, the West Island Women’s Shelter will be calling attention to conjugal homicides that occurred in 2017, shedding light on the faces of the women who sadly…

“Pumps and Pearls” – Gala 2017

“Pumps and Pearls” – Gala 2017   We invite everyone to join us at the 2017 “Pumps and Pearls Gala” to be held November 17 2017 at the Château Vaudreuil Hotel Cocktails 6 PM Dinner/Dancing 7:30 PM Live broadcast starts at 6 PM 3 Dinner Choices: Meat Fish Vegetarian Hosted by Global TV’s news anchor…

Charity Concert for Shelter – Mark Broady

Come and see Mark Broady revive his hip-hop career live on stage! All while supporting a national campaign to end violence against women. 100% of ticket proceeds go directly towards the Royal LePage National Shelter Foundation and the West Island Women’s Shelter. Helping women & children escape violence at home. If you can’t attend the…

IGNITING POSSIBILITIES

IGNITING POSSIBILITIES Join us for an evening of inspiring speakers highlighting the power and potential of women and what we bring to the world! Featuring: New York Times best-selling author Miranda Esmonde-White Wise Women Canada founder Lisa Brookman Former Québec Cabinet Minister Yolande James Hosted by The Beat 92.5’s Donna Saker Proceeds will support the…

December 6th 2017 – Polytechnique Montreal.

December 6th 2017 This is the last day of the 12 days of action against violence towards women, December 6th marks the sad anniversary of the killing of the Polytechnique Montreal. We remember the women who lost their lives that day, because they were women and because they wanted to study in a male-dominated field.…

40 000 Thank Yous

40 000 Thanks Having the opportunity to sit down in a majestic backyard, on gorgeous and comfortable sofas, sipping a cup of coffee with another woman who has experienced something similar to me. Watching the kids while they enjoy a huge play structure, laughing on swings or playing hockey… Shouting and laughing freely, something they…

12 days of action against conjugal violence

12 days of action against conjugal violence The 12 days of action for the elimination of violence against women take place every year throughout Quebec and Canada from November 25, the International day against violence against women proclaimed by the UN, until December 6, National Day of Remembrance of the Polytechnique massacre. The 12 days…