Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: WeConnect Canada
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Date: 2010-03-09
Value: $319,025.00
Type: Contribution
Purpose: AMENDMENT: WeConnect Canada will undertake additional activities including: 1. the development and upgrading of WEConnect Canada’s online portal to connect women business owners with corporations, 2. expansion of the training component by offering three additional training packages on topics such as: responding to RFPs, negotiating Skills, and identifying business opportunities, as well as broadening the reach of the current training through Training for trainer’s sessions in other areas of the country, utilizing web technology for training, and sponsoring knowledge events, 3. implementing effective communication strategies to increase the project’s profile and attract more women and corporate members to the project.
Comments: Amendment, description updated August 20, 2010