Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Cowichan Valley Intercultural and Immigrant Aid Society
Location: Duncan, British Columbia
Date: 2009-01-13
Value: $20,428.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: Through a series of speakers, tours, and partnering with Cowichan’s Region’s community women's groups, women of immigrant and visible minority background will develop their leadership skills and increase their sense of safety in their community. The project will assist women in learning about available security resources, accessing these resources and connecting with other women’s groups. The women will participate in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of presentations. Activities will support the participants’ integration into the community