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2014 brand campaign

 

CANADIAN GIRLS FORCED INTO SEX TRAFFICKING HAVE BEEN SILENCED

New PSA campaign from the Canadian Women’s Foundation shines a light on the issue of sex trafficking in Canada

July 7, 2014 – A new advertising campaign from the Canadian Women’s Foundation is bringing attention to the issue of sex trafficking in Canada. The campaign, entitled “Donate Your Voice”, launched today in print, radio, outdoor, TV and digital across Canada. The campaign shares the stories of girls who have been forced into sex trafficking in Canada, by using the voices and faces of every day Canadians.

 

Canadian Women's Foundation

 

1 in 4 canadians have tried to help a friend leave an abusive partner

April 30, 2014 – A new study from the Canadian Women’s Foundation reveals that 1 in 4 Canadians have tried to help a friend leave an abusive partner. Violence against women is prevalent in Canadian society, with women at higher risk of violent victimization by someone they know, like an intimate partner. 

 

Canadian Women's Foundation

RAISE HOPE FOR WOMEN IN CANADA WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED VIOLENCE 
 

April 14, 2014 – The Canadian Women’s Foundation has launched its 10th Annual Campaign to End Violence Against Women. Conducted in partnership with WINNERS, HomeSense and Rogers Media, the initiative raises funds to support more than 445 shelters for abused women and their children, as well as community violence prevention programs that help break the cycle of violence.