Monthly Archives: June 2012

Angela James Receives YWCA Women of Distinction Award

The literally “game-changing” women’s hockey star, Angela James, was recently awarded the YWCA Women of Distinction award. The 32nd annual event took place on May 16th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Dedicated to improving the lives of women and … Continue reading

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An Afghan Woman’s Journey Comes to Chapters Kingston

On Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Chapters Kingston (2376 Princess Ave.), Dr. Sharifa Sharif read from her powerful memoir On the Edge of Being: An Afghan Woman’s Journey. An audience of educators, government officials and organizers of the Kingston chapter … Continue reading

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Lillian Allen at Sheroes 10 performing with the fabulous House of Monroe

Sheroes is an amazing group whose monthly party series has run in Toronto since last year. They’ve dedicated each night to a positive icon in pop culture, showing video, spoken word and performance inspired by one of the “League of … Continue reading

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