Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: WEConnect Canada
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date: 2013-03-11
Value: $512,000.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: This 30-month project aims to reduce the systemic barriers leading to the underrepresentation of women-led businesses in the supply chains of Canadian corporations. The project will focus on increasing corporate support for supplier diversity and fostering supplier development of women-led businesses. Other project activities include engaging corporations in the development of women-led businesses as suppliers and a mentorship program for women-led businesses with corporations that support supplier diversity.
Comments: Multi-year project