Women of the Year

May 28, 2020 at the Brockville Convention Centre 7:00 pm




Girls Incorporated of Upper Canada is seeking nominations for the annual Women of the Year Fundraising Celebration in support of Girls Inc. Through a public nomination process, we wish to highlight the outstanding women from our community who will be honoured at our Celebration on the evening of Thursday, May 28th at the Brockville Convention Centre.

We are looking to recognize women who exemplify the traits – strong, smart and bold. Any woman 18 years of age or older who is a resident of Leeds-Grenville may be nominated for their work, their community leadership, or their volunteerism. Feel free to nominate more than one worthy candidate. Women who were nominated in previous years but not honoured may be nominated again. The deadline for nominations is March 27th. Nomination forms are available online at www.girlsinc-uppercanada.org or can be requested by phone 613-345-3295 or via email admin@uppercanada.girls-inc.org.

Girls Incorporated of Upper Canada is a non-profit organization that focuses on the development of the whole girl. A combination of long-lasting mentoring relationships, a pro-girl environment and research-based programming equips girls to lead fulfilling and productive lives, break the cycle of poverty, and become role models in their community.

Nomination Form

The Celebration takes place Thursday, May 30th at 7pm at the Brockville Convention Centre. In addition to the awards presentations, the event will feature a showcase of Girls Inc. programming, silent auction, complimentary light refreshments and cash bar.

Girls Inc. of Upper Canada is a non-profit organization and leading provider of programming for girls aged 6-18. We encourage all girls to respect themselves, stand up for their beliefs and represent their community as respected citizens. We are proud to inspire all girls to be strong, smart and bold by providing them the opportunity to develop and achieve their full potential.

Media Contact: Jesskia Diakun

Phone:         613-345-3295

Fax:           613-342-8684

E-mail:        admin@uppercanada.girls-inc.org

Website:       http://www.girlsinc-uppercanada.org