Strike, Dance, Rise: One Billion Rising

  February14th, 2013 marked the 15th anniversary of V-day. Events were held across Hamilton as part of the global campaign One Billion Rising. Women and those who love them danced and rose up to demand an end to violence against women in 207 countries. V-day was established in 1998 by Eve Ensler. It has since… Continue reading Strike, Dance, Rise: One Billion Rising

Leading and Learning graduates make change

Have a question about housing? Legal issues? Transfer of foreign credentials? Buying a good food box? Graduates from the Immigrant Women’s Centre’s new program, Leading and Learning, will be pleased to help you find the answer. The program, which had its first graduation in October 2011, saw two more groups of newcomer women graduate this… Continue reading Leading and Learning graduates make change