Accepting applications – Yvonne Nhan Scholarship

Accepting applications – Yvonne Nhan Scholarship

The Yvonne Nhan Scholarship for Young Immigrant Mothers is made possible by a donation from James Mitchell and is named after his mother-in-law, Yvonne, who immigrated to Canada from Vietnam in 1976.  Yvonne learned to speak English and went on to open many successful...
Ron Ghitter CM Scholarship Recipients

Ron Ghitter CM Scholarship Recipients

CIWA is proud to announce the 2022 recipients of Ron Ghitter CM Scholarship Fund! Congratulations to the deserving recipients! We hope the scholarship opens gateways to their bright future. Safaa BashirAdela Teoteoi-PirlicaTracy AL NAJJAR HAIKALAngelica...
Thank you, Ted Rogers Community Grant!

Thank you, Ted Rogers Community Grant!

Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association is pleased to share that we have just won a 2022 Ted Rogers Community Grant to further develop our Youth Mentorship for Immigrant Girls project that supports the settlement and integration of immigrant girls between the ages...
New at CIWA: Click to learn more

New at CIWA: Click to learn more

In partnership with Alberta Mindfulness Association, this new project – Social Recovery for Immigrant Women – brings a mindfulness approach to help immigrant women dealing with gender-based violence and/or mental health concerns that arise from challenges...