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Upcoming Events

  • November 25, 2020, 6 – 7:15 pm: Pour it Out
    Pour It Out is a virtual event that focuses on education, entrepreneurship and empowerment of women, with a focus on the BIPOC community. This is an informative
    session where guests can enjoy a drink, with an educational session from our sponsor and get involved in discussions in an open and safe environment. Participate in raffles pre, during and post event and visit our merchandise store to support BIPOC business owners. Proceeds will support the Canadian Women’s Foundation. More information and tickets.

Past Events

  • May 25-August 31, 2020: Scotiabank Montréal Virtual Marathon

    Scotiabank Montréal Virtual Marathon participants can run or walk their virtual race while fundraising for the Canadian Women’s Foundation at a day and time of their choice between May 25 and August 31, 2020. Participants can register to participate and fundraise for the virtual event. Learn more from the FAQs.

  • May 31-September 27, 2020: Scotiabank Calgary Virtual Marathon

    Scotiabank Calgary Virtual Marathon participants can run or walk their virtual race while fundraising for the Canadian Women’s Foundation at a day and time of their choice between May 31 and September 27, 2020. Participants who had registered before the event went virtual will have received an email explaining their new options. Starting May 4, 2020, new participants can register to participate and fundraise. Learn more from the FAQs.

  • Sunday, October 20, 2019: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

    Join the Canadian Women’s Foundation on Sunday October 20, 2019 as we run/walk in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and help us reach our fundraising goal of $25,000! Funds raised will support our programs that help women and girls move out of poverty, out of violence, and into confidence and leadership. Register today or contact Gurpreet Chahal at events@canadianwomen.org to receive a charity discount code for a reduced registration fee.

    Location: Toronto

  • Saturday, October 26, 2019: Hamilton Bevy 002 – Society of Beer Drinking Ladies

    The Society of Beer Drinking Ladies hosts bevies and beer festivals in venues around Toronto, Ottawa, and Hamilton! A portion of all ticket sales support the Canadian Women’s Foundation! Join the SOBDL mailing list here or follow them on Instagram, Twitter & Facebook @ladiesdrinkbeer. Get your tickets today!

  • Monday, October 28, 2019: Robyn Doolittle Book Launch

    Join us as investigative journalist Robyn Doolittle shares insights from her 2019 book, Had it Coming: What’s Fair in the Age of #MeToo. The Canadian Women’s Foundation’s Anuradha Dugal will host a conversation on what it means to grassroots organizations challenging gender-based violence when hidden stories come to light. Purchase your tickets today!

    Location: Toronto

  • Thursday, November 7, 2019: An Evening of Financial Empowerment – stnce (Powered by EQ Bank)

    Join stnce for a fun, interactive, and engaging workshop that will make you feel good about money! EQ Bank’s “Ask an Expert” columnist and Financial Empowerment Coach, Danielle Alexandria has the tools you can use to improve your money mindset and build a foundation for your financial future. Proceeds from the event will go to the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Click here for more details & tickets.

  • Monday, November 25, 2019: Fire & Ice Networking Gala – Powerful Women Today

    Join Powerful Women Today on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women for a night of awareness, entertainment, exhibitors, entertainment, keynotes, and more. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Click here for more details and to purchase tickets!

  • Saturday, November 23, 2019: Ottawa Bevvy 004 – Society of Beer Drinking Ladies

    The Society of Beer Drinking Ladies hosts bevies and beer festivals in venues around Toronto, Ottawa, and Hamilton! A portion of all ticket sales support the Canadian Women’s Foundation! Join the SOBDL mailing list here or follow them on Instagram, Twitter & Facebook @ladiesdrinkbeer.Get your tickets today!

  • November 27-29: Songs for a New World, We Are Here Productions

    We Are Here Productions, in collaboration with Cue to Cue Productions, is proud to present Tony Award Winner Jason Robert Brown’s “Songs for a New World” to benefit the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Generously supported by Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Canadian Actor’s Equity Association, and MTI Licensing, We Are Here Productions will be donating every dollar made to support the Canadian Women’s Foundation over three shows. With six of Toronto’s hottest emerging musical theatre artists, a full band, and moving choreography, Songs for a New World will remind us how to move forward when faced with our breaking point. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

  • December 7, 2019: Live Staging of Die Hard

    Last year’s hit live staged reading of Die Hard returns to the Mainline Theatre in Montreal! Once again, an all female cast presents the yuletide action classic like you’ve never seen it before (unless, maybe, you were there last year). Starring Deena Aziz, Susan Glover, Holly Gauthier-Frankel, Adina Katz, Susan Bain, Ali Maynard, Sehar Manji and Heidi Lynne Weeks. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Tickets $12 in advance/$15 at the door. Click here to get yours today!

  • Friday, February 7, 2020: Bevvy 0044 (6th Birthday Party!) – Society of Beer Drinking Ladies

    The Society of Beer Drinking Ladies hosts bevies and beer festivals in venues around Toronto, Ottawa, and Hamilton! A portion of all ticket sales support the Canadian Women’s Foundation! Join the SOBDL mailing list here or follow them on Instagram, Twitter & Facebook @ladiesdrinkbeer..

    Canadian Women’s Foundation 50/50 Draw

    Society of Beer Drinking Ladies 6th Birthday Bevy
    February 7, 2020 at Junction Craft Brewery
    Winning Ticket Number: 0199
    Lottery License: M824410

    If you have questions about the 50/50 draw, please contact us at events@canadianwomen.org.

    Ontario Problem Gambling Help Line: www.problemgamblinghelpine.ca or 1-888-230-3505.

  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020: Annual General Meeting
    Join us at our 2020 Annual General Meeting and Celebration on Wednesday, February 12th at 6:00 pm EST. You’ll hear from our CEO Paulette Senior on what YOU helped us achieved in 2019 and gain some insight on our exciting new fund for women making change through social purpose businesses: The Investment Readiness Program. Please click on this link to join!
  • Thursday, March 5, 2020: The Exchange: Conversations to Inspire Change with Samantha Bee

    She’s one of late night’s funniest voices! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to catch Canadian-born comic Samantha Bee in Toronto, while raising money to advance gender equality. Join us at The Exchange to have lunch and LOL with the Emmy-nominated host of Full Frontal. Click here to get your tickets before they sell out!

  • Saturday, March 7. 2020: International Women’s Day Women & Wealth Galas

    2020 marks the fifth annual International Women’s Day Women & Wealth Gala presented by Raintree Financial Solutions. Women & Wealth Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that provides a platform for women across the country to share their journey of success and inspire and empower others with their story. Through their International Women’s Day Galas in Edmonton and Calgary, they bring people together to celebrate the social, educational, economical, and political achievements of female leaders. All proceeds from these events will be donated to the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets today!

  • Saturday, March 7, 2020: Live Staging of Predator

    An all female cast presents a live staged reading of the Arnold Schwarzenegger cult classic. From the same people who brought you Die Hard and starring Jessica Cross, Holly Gauthier-Frankel, Kathryn Kirkpatrick, Sehar Manji, Ali Maynard, Amanda Silveira. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Canadian Women’s Foundation. Tickets $12 in advance/$15 at the door. Click here to get yours today!

  • Sunday, March 8, 2020: Women of Change

    Rejuvenate your Soul with Women of Change celebrating Women’s Health and Well-being on International Women’s Day, March 8, 2020. Enjoy a night of comedy, motivational speakers, a buffet dinner, and a pop-up market featuring local artisans and entrepreneurs. This spirited event is being held at the beautiful Balmy Beach Club on Toronto’s waterfront in support of the Canadian Women’s Foundation.

    Ticket sales will stop on March 1st, 2020. There will be no tickets sold at the door. Get yours now!