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Youth Forum 2022 – Click here to register!

Youth Forum 2022 – Click here to register!

  Youth Forum 2022: Strong Daughters, Strong Leaders   Join us online on February 17th at 1 PM to celebrate the accomplishments, journey and resilience of newcomer immigrant girls and their mentors! Youth Forum is the annual capstone event of CIWA's Youth...

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Nominations open for CIWA Daughters Day Awards

Nominations open for CIWA Daughters Day Awards

Daughters Day Awards celebrates the lives, contributions, and achievements of all daughters based on an appreciation of gender equity in our society. Do you know a girl/ young woman who: Is 12-29 years oldLives in Calgary at...

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This Giving Tuesday, consider supporting CIWA

This Giving Tuesday, consider supporting CIWA

November is Family Violence Prevention month.

Family violence can happen to anyone throughout their lifetime. Education plays a huge part in solving this social issue. It is our duty to raise awareness and to ask for help to prevent the situation from escalating.

Join CIWA’s campaigns to spread awareness on resources and services around prevention and intervention of family violence

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Family Violence Prevention Month

Family Violence Prevention Month

November is Family Violence Prevention month. Family violence can happen to anyone throughout their lifetime. Education plays a huge part in solving this social issue. It is our duty to raise awareness and to ask for help to prevent the situation from escalating. Join...

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Applications are open!

Applications are open!

Ron Ghitter CM Scholarship Fund Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association is thrilled to be launching the Ron Ghitter CM Scholarship Fund. This unique scholarship will be awarded to immigrant and refugee women above 25 years of age who have accessed CIWA programming in...

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Amazon Donates to Immigrant Women and Girls in Need

Amazon Donates to Immigrant Women and Girls in Need

Amazon Donates to Immigrant Women and Girls in Need  Amazon has donated $50,000 to Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association in support of Food Security and Emergency Housing Support for Immigrant Women and their Families and Girls with Goals initiatives. Calgary...

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CIWA now providing remote services

CIWA now providing remote services

In line with the recent Government of Alberta's announcement of new restrictions and guidelines, CIWA has moved all in-person classes, workshops, and one-on-one services to virtual delivery. As of September 20th, all sessions currently held outdoors will remain...

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