Join Erin at this Because Wilno event:
Because Wilno, with support from the City for All Women Initiative, presents a panel on the subject of gender-based violence (GBV).
Participants will discuss what concrete actions members of the public can take to highlight GBV in the lead-up to the Ontario provincial election (June 7, 2018) and the Ottawa municipal election (October 22, 2018).
When: Feb 12, 7:00 – 8:30 pm (doors open 6:45 pm)
Where: Festival Room, 1st Floor City Hall, (Laurier entrance), Ottawa
This event is *FREE*, however we are asking those who are able to make a small donation when registering their ticket below. All funds raised will go to Chrysalis House, a 25-bed shelter for women and their families fleeing violence.
- Vicky Smallman (Canadian Labour Congress)
- Heidi Illingworth (Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime)
- TBC (City for All Women Initiative)
- Michelle Lemieux (Eastern Ontario Resource Centre)
- Erin Gee (Bad and Bitchy Podcast)
- Nisse Bourne (Ottawa Victims Services)
Light refreshments will be provided. Support for transportation and childcare are available.
We acknowledge this event takes place on unceded Algonquin Territory.