Associations for Women

Women in the Boardroom

Women in the Boardroom is committed to advancing women in their careers and into the boardroom. WIB offers career-boosting programs plus Premium Memberships which assesses member skill-sets, critiques the board bio and helps make invaluable connections. Whether you want to become a better leader, increase your connections or get into the boardroom, participating in Women […]  Read more »

Rise Asset Development

Supporting business growth. Investing in people. Rise is a charity that provides low interest business loans, training and mentorship to women and men with a history of mental health or addiction challenges, who are unable to access traditional financing. Rise is a joint initiative of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto […]  Read more »

Young Women in Business

The Young Women in Business [YWiB] network is a non-profit society for emerging female leaders in Western Canada. The network acts as the central forum to connect ambitious young women from a variety of careers, industries, and backgrounds. YWiB hosts a variety of events that provide our members with opportunities to develop relevant skills and […]  Read more »

Northern Lights Award Foundation

The Northern Lights Award Foundation recognizes and promotes the achievements, advancements, and legacies of women and young girls in aviation and aerospace. Visibility is ensured primarily through the Elsie MacGill Northern Lights Awards annual gala, scholarships, community and national events, and their lives historically preserved via our Wall and Hall of Fame. The ultimate goals […]  Read more »

Professional Women's Network

The Professional Women’s Network (PWN) is a Canadian-based non-profit organization, currently with chapters in Vancouver and Calgary and growing globally, focused on assisting business women to: • Connect easily with one another and with key male business contacts • Refer business to one another where appropriate • Develop and leverage strong business relationships with other women and with men • Increase profile and profitability; and • Contribute to the success of other business women   Read more »

Young Women in Law

Young Women in Law was founded by ten young female lawyers to promote and support young women in the legal profession. The YWL has been established to create an opportunity for young women to become a part of the dialogue. We would like to provide a forum and a platform for discussion to women at the outset of their careers – women who have the potential to be the future of the profession.  Read more »