EmpowHERto welcomes new members to the Board of Directors

EmpowHERto has welcomed five new members to the Board of Directors at our Ft. Lauderdale branch. Each one brings a wealth of experience to their role and a passion for helping young womxn and girls gain the skills and experience needed to become future leaders. Here’s what they hope to accomplish as new members of…

EmpowHERto Welcomes New Board of Directors Members

EmpowHERto has welcomed three new members to the Board of Directors at our Toronto branch. Each one brings a wealth of experience to their role and a passion for helping young womxn and girls gain the skills and experience needed to become future leaders. Here’s what they hope to accomplish as new members of the…

A Look Into the Fearless Women Who Helped Shape North America

By: Alanna Sabatino During the month of July, both Canada and the United States of America celebrate their birthdays; Canadians celebrate on July 1st, and Americans on July 4th. Much of what we’re taught in school and pop culture these days focuses primarily on the men who made history, however there are countless womxn who…

Female Founder: Beth Eden, QS World Merit

By Bridget Ah-Long With the rising intensity of climate change and global warming, environmental sustainability has become less of a trend and more of a necessary measure that must be prioritized to protect the earth’s natural resources and secure a more livable future for humans, animals and plants.  One prominent name in environmental sustainability is…

Female Founder: Andrea Henry, Henry Business Law

Small businesses play a huge role in shaping our economy, yet entrepreneurs and small business owners—particularly womxn—face unique challenges and barriers when it comes to financing, servicing, and accessing support. On top of this, new research done by the Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub at Ryerson University shows that these challenges are even further amplified for…

Female Founder: Leigh Joseph, Sḵwálwen Botanicals

By Holly Coccimiglio Starting your own business is a lengthy process that requires passion and drive, but also calls on your ability to have fun and learn as you go. For Leigh Joseph, these lessons and more are some of the key things that she’s learned throughout her journey of creating and growing her own…