International Day of the Woman

In Gratitude, Hope and Mindfulness   International Day of the Woman is a time to appreciate all of the battles won by our mothers and grandmothers. Our right to vote, have a voice in our government, equal opportunity for education, be leaders at home, at work and in society. As we consider the "me too"

By | 2018-03-08T11:20:42+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kilimanjaro initiative update…..

A race to the top Women Helping Women received a letter of "Thank You" from the Kilimanjaro Initiative (below) . Once again ladies, your donation is making a positive difference in the world.   Dear Women Helping Women, I wish to thank all of you at Women Helping Women for your much appreciated donation of

By | 2018-03-06T19:19:38+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Malawi finally outlaws child marriage

But it's still legal in Bangladesh, Tanzania, and New York City. It’s finally happened — Malawi has officially outlawed child marriage. Previously, children as young as 15 could marry with parental consent. Now, it will be illegal to marry if you are under 18. It’s been a long time coming. After years of campaigning, Parliament voted

By | 2017-09-21T21:31:50+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|In the news|0 Comments

Nigeria Female Genital Mutilation Outlawed

By Kimerley Richards "More than 130 million girls and women have experienced female genital mutilation or cutting ..." Nigeria made history by outlawing female genital mutilation. The ban falls under the Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act 2015 that was passed in Senate on May 5 and recently enacted into law.This was one of the last

By | 2017-09-21T21:31:50+00:00 June 8th, 2015|In the news|Comments Off on Nigeria Female Genital Mutilation Outlawed

Join us for our next meeting on May 12

Our next Women Helping Women meeting is Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at the Country View Golf Course. Come and meet other like-minded women for dinner at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. We'll have two new recipient organizations to introduce to the group. TAWINA and HIME for Help will be presented. TAWINA is a very important recipient

By | 2017-09-21T21:31:50+00:00 April 26th, 2015|Meetings|0 Comments

Women Helping Women meeting update

Thank you! A huge thank-you to all who attended our inaugural Women Helping Women meeting held September 23, 2014. We truly appreciate you taking the time out of your busy lives to help other women and girls in need. For those who couldn't make the meeting but donated online or by cheque, we thank you. Because we

By | 2017-09-21T21:31:51+00:00 November 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments