Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Event – Vancouver Thursday, October 17, 2019

Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day is an international initiative aimed at increasing awareness, education, and access for women interested in breast reconstruction. An independently organized breast reconstruction awareness educational held in Vancouver on Tuesday, October 17.

Your next cup of Starbucks coffee is a tribute to women

Starbucks has a long history of investing in women and ensuring that equality is more than a buzz word. That’s why we’re excited to share the company’s first new core coffee in five years launching September 24th called Siren’s BlendTM, which honours trailblazing women in the coffee industry.

Vancouver International Film Festival 2019 “We Are Not Princesses” – a review

“We Are Not Princesses”, an NFB documentary dedicated “to all displaced persons”, offers an unflinching opportunity to see into the lives of a group of women from Syria.

“YES SHEF!” Fundraising Dinner at Chambar to Benefit Women’s Hospitality Scholarships on August 12

Some of Vancouver’s top culinary talents will come together at Chambar Restaurant on Monday, August 12 to promote and encourage gender equality within the hospitality industry.

Beloved Kelowna Business, MOGA Moms, Selected as a Top 100 Finalist in Nation-Wide TELUS Pitch Small Business Contest

Since starting the first MOGA mom and baby yoga class five years ago, the initial dream that founder Amy Rauscher had for the community has far exceeded her expectations. Together with co-founders Hannah Day and Julie McCoppen, they have created a revolutionary business in the health and wellness space.

Matriarchs Uprising – Indigenous Women Dancing Stories of Transformation June 20-22

“Matriarchs Uprising brings together Indigenous women who are nurturing the art of contemporary dance so that it may be appreciated by audiences from all backgrounds,” says Davies, Artistic Director of O.Dela Arts.

Relive the legendary music of epic women of rock, soul and pop in ‘Women Rock’ with the VSO, May 24 & 25

Women Rock brings together the music of iconic musicians including Holly Knight, Carole King, Irene Cara, Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Minnie Riperton, Heart, Pat Benatar, Joan Jett and Tina Turner. 

Christine Coletta Receives Founders Award at Okanagan Fall Wine Festival

On September 27, Christine Coletta, owner of Okanagan Crush Pad (OCP), has been presented the Founders Award at the Okanagan Fall Wine Festival. Coletta has been presented the award in recognition of her contributions to the BC wine industry. When presented the award in front of industry peers by industry veteran Harry McWatters of ENCORE Vineyards, Coletta said … Read moreChristine Coletta Receives Founders Award at Okanagan Fall Wine Festival

C’MON ANGIE! at Firehall Arts Centre until June 9 a review by Judy Robb

C’mon Angie!   Touchstone Theatre’s world premiere of “C’mon Angie” written by Amy Lee Lavoie and directed by Lauren Taylor, is an intimate exploration of the aftermath of a one night stand that invites the audience to ponder the very timely issues of consent, responsibility and power. The one act play opens in a small … Read moreC’MON ANGIE! at Firehall Arts Centre until June 9 a review by Judy Robb

Powerhouse Team of Female Creators Tackle ‘The Art of a Messy Life’ in Interdisciplinary Performance

Gutsy Work Celebrates Beauty in All Forms with Comedy, Music, and Dance   JUNO-nominated jazz bassist Jodi Proznick, award-winning educator and performer Celeste Snowber, and emerging harpist Alexa Reimer come together in the world premiere of Perfect Imperfections: The Art of a Messy Life at Vancity Culture Lab at The Cultch from June 14–16. Interweaving … Read morePowerhouse Team of Female Creators Tackle ‘The Art of a Messy Life’ in Interdisciplinary Performance