Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Canadian Women's Community Development Council
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Date: 2009-01-13
Value: $444,845.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: The project will build on the ‘Tools for Sustainability for Women-Centred CED’ project funded by the Women’s Program of Status of Women Canada in 2007. Through mentoring and train-the-trainer activities, the organization, in collaboration with eight women-centered community economic development enterprises in Quebec, Nunavut, Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia intends to increase the capacity of 570 low-income women to secure and maintain employment and enhance their leadership and financial competencies.
Comments: Multi-year project of 24 months.