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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence [Day 4]

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence [Day 4]

DAY 4 of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence focused on “A MAN’S PERSPECTIVE!”   Fact: Violence and abuse affect one in three (1 in 3) women worldwide.     How could we have created a world in which violence against women is so commonplace and...

Small Business Week

Small Business Week

It’s Small Business Week October 16-22 Get out #shoplocal. Show a small business owner; show an entrepreneur that you support them. #smallbusinessweek #sbw #smallbusinessowner #entrepreneur #i❤️local  

International Day For The Eradication Of Poverty

International Day For The Eradication Of Poverty

🌐 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty    2022 Theme: Dignity For All in Practice   October 17 has been used to affirm our commitment to this marginalized group around the world - those living in poverty.    UN stats: 10% of the global...

Day Of The Rural Women!

Day Of The Rural Women!

🌎It's INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE RURAL WOMEN and this is a time to educate, mobilize and celebrate! 🌾We want to honour rural women from around the world, and pay special tribute to our own rural ladies in GMEAN's network.  ✨Here are 3 of these special ladies out of...

Mental Health

Mental Health

October 10th is World Mental Health Day We use this day to bring awareness to mental health as well as have connected and caring conversations to make a difference; we are coming together to give our support! Mental Health is real and it is treatable. It’s time to end...

Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

October is Women’s History Month in Canada! During this month in Canada, we recognize and celebrate the women and girls from our past and present. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Women’s History Month which was created in 1992 by the government of Canada to...

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence (DV) Awareness Month (USA)   Everyday we should acknowledge and spread awareness for DV survivors and be a voice for victims/survivors.    Statistics: In the US, more than 10 million women and men are abused in their household...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

OCTOBER is #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and we are still fighting this terrible disease that has changed so many lives and has robbed so many families.  Early detection is key    #breastcancerawareness #breastcancer #pinkribbon #cancerawareness #breastcancersupport...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Every day, but most of all TODAY (September 30th), we are taking the time to celebrate our Indigenous peoples, reflecting and acknowledging the painful effects of Residential Schools on their families and communities.  We must be committed to both truth AND...

Internship

Internship

September is always an exciting month here at GMEAN because it is around this time that we get back together as a team. Many of our staff and also a lot of events tend to slow down during the summer months. We like to take the time to spend a few weeks relaxing,...

Everlyn’s Story

Everlyn’s Story

Global Women Empowerment Micro Lending Program Meet Everlyn Daka, a widow and a mother of four (4).  Like our previous success story, this is a story of someone whose life has mainly been on the streets.  Since her husband passed away seven (7) years ago, Everlyn has...

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence [Day 4]

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence [Day 4]

DAY 4 of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence focused on “A MAN’S PERSPECTIVE!”   Fact: Violence and abuse affect one in three (1 in 3) women worldwide.     How could we have created a world in which violence against women is so commonplace and...

Small Business Week

Small Business Week

It’s Small Business Week October 16-22 Get out #shoplocal. Show a small business owner; show an entrepreneur that you support them. #smallbusinessweek #sbw #smallbusinessowner #entrepreneur #i❤️local  

International Day For The Eradication Of Poverty

International Day For The Eradication Of Poverty

🌐 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty    2022 Theme: Dignity For All in Practice   October 17 has been used to affirm our commitment to this marginalized group around the world - those living in poverty.    UN stats: 10% of the global...

Day Of The Rural Women!

Day Of The Rural Women!

🌎It's INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE RURAL WOMEN and this is a time to educate, mobilize and celebrate! 🌾We want to honour rural women from around the world, and pay special tribute to our own rural ladies in GMEAN's network.  ✨Here are 3 of these special ladies out of...

Mental Health

Mental Health

October 10th is World Mental Health Day We use this day to bring awareness to mental health as well as have connected and caring conversations to make a difference; we are coming together to give our support! Mental Health is real and it is treatable. It’s time to end...

Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

October is Women’s History Month in Canada! During this month in Canada, we recognize and celebrate the women and girls from our past and present. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Women’s History Month which was created in 1992 by the government of Canada to...

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence (DV) Awareness Month (USA)   Everyday we should acknowledge and spread awareness for DV survivors and be a voice for victims/survivors.    Statistics: In the US, more than 10 million women and men are abused in their household...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

OCTOBER is #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and we are still fighting this terrible disease that has changed so many lives and has robbed so many families.  Early detection is key    #breastcancerawareness #breastcancer #pinkribbon #cancerawareness #breastcancersupport...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Every day, but most of all TODAY (September 30th), we are taking the time to celebrate our Indigenous peoples, reflecting and acknowledging the painful effects of Residential Schools on their families and communities.  We must be committed to both truth AND...

Internship

Internship

September is always an exciting month here at GMEAN because it is around this time that we get back together as a team. Many of our staff and also a lot of events tend to slow down during the summer months. We like to take the time to spend a few weeks relaxing,...

Everlyn’s Story

Everlyn’s Story

Global Women Empowerment Micro Lending Program Meet Everlyn Daka, a widow and a mother of four (4).  Like our previous success story, this is a story of someone whose life has mainly been on the streets.  Since her husband passed away seven (7) years ago, Everlyn has...

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence [Day 4]

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence [Day 4]

DAY 4 of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence focused on “A MAN’S PERSPECTIVE!”   Fact: Violence and abuse affect one in three (1 in 3) women worldwide.     How could we have created a world in which violence against women is so commonplace and...

Small Business Week

Small Business Week

It’s Small Business Week October 16-22 Get out #shoplocal. Show a small business owner; show an entrepreneur that you support them. #smallbusinessweek #sbw #smallbusinessowner #entrepreneur #i❤️local  

International Day For The Eradication Of Poverty

International Day For The Eradication Of Poverty

🌐 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty    2022 Theme: Dignity For All in Practice   October 17 has been used to affirm our commitment to this marginalized group around the world - those living in poverty.    UN stats: 10% of the global...

Day Of The Rural Women!

Day Of The Rural Women!

🌎It's INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE RURAL WOMEN and this is a time to educate, mobilize and celebrate! 🌾We want to honour rural women from around the world, and pay special tribute to our own rural ladies in GMEAN's network.  ✨Here are 3 of these special ladies out of...

Mental Health

Mental Health

October 10th is World Mental Health Day We use this day to bring awareness to mental health as well as have connected and caring conversations to make a difference; we are coming together to give our support! Mental Health is real and it is treatable. It’s time to end...

Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

October is Women’s History Month in Canada! During this month in Canada, we recognize and celebrate the women and girls from our past and present. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Women’s History Month which was created in 1992 by the government of Canada to...

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence (DV) Awareness Month (USA)   Everyday we should acknowledge and spread awareness for DV survivors and be a voice for victims/survivors.    Statistics: In the US, more than 10 million women and men are abused in their household...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

OCTOBER is #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and we are still fighting this terrible disease that has changed so many lives and has robbed so many families.  Early detection is key    #breastcancerawareness #breastcancer #pinkribbon #cancerawareness #breastcancersupport...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Every day, but most of all TODAY (September 30th), we are taking the time to celebrate our Indigenous peoples, reflecting and acknowledging the painful effects of Residential Schools on their families and communities.  We must be committed to both truth AND...

Internship

Internship

September is always an exciting month here at GMEAN because it is around this time that we get back together as a team. Many of our staff and also a lot of events tend to slow down during the summer months. We like to take the time to spend a few weeks relaxing,...

Mental Health

Mental Health

October 10th is World Mental Health Day We use this day to bring awareness to mental health as well as have connected and caring conversations to make a difference; we are coming together to give our support! Mental Health is real and it is treatable. It’s time to end...

read more
Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence (DV) Awareness Month (USA)   Everyday we should acknowledge and spread awareness for DV survivors and be a voice for victims/survivors.    Statistics: In the US, more than 10 million women and men are abused in their household...

read more
Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

OCTOBER is #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and we are still fighting this terrible disease that has changed so many lives and has robbed so many families.  Early detection is key    #breastcancerawareness #breastcancer #pinkribbon #cancerawareness #breastcancersupport...

read more
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Every day, but most of all TODAY (September 30th), we are taking the time to celebrate our Indigenous peoples, reflecting and acknowledging the painful effects of Residential Schools on their families and communities.  We must be committed to both truth AND...

read more
Internship

Internship

September is always an exciting month here at GMEAN because it is around this time that we get back together as a team. Many of our staff and also a lot of events tend to slow down during the summer months. We like to take the time to spend a few weeks relaxing,...

read more
Mental Health

Mental Health

Mental Health is so important and as GMEAN, we want to make sure that everyone has the right tools they need to stay healthy and happy.    Society must accept mental illness as the equal to physical disease. We must treat mental affliction as a disease, instead...

read more
So long to our 2021/2022 COOP Students

So long to our 2021/2022 COOP Students

Today is June 21st and it’s the first day of summer. We know students (and maybe a lot teachers too) are anxiously awaiting the start of their summer holiday and who can blame you? GMEAN was honoured to work with an amazing group of young people this past school term...

read more
National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21 is National Peoples Day, we celebrate the diversity, culture, history of our Metis, Inuit and First Nations brothers and sisters. All Canadians can explore the history of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples throughout the month, as well as embrace the...

read more
Happy Juneteenth

Happy Juneteenth

Juneteenth, also known as Jubilee Day, is a federal holiday in the United States that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved black Americans. It's also a day dedicated to honouring African-American culture. Today we want to recognize every African American in the...

read more
Mental Health

Mental Health

October 10th is World Mental Health Day We use this day to bring awareness to mental health as well as have connected and caring conversations to make a difference; we are coming together to give our support! Mental Health is real and it is treatable. It’s time to end...

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence (DV) Awareness Month (USA)   Everyday we should acknowledge and spread awareness for DV survivors and be a voice for victims/survivors.    Statistics: In the US, more than 10 million women and men are abused in their household...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

OCTOBER is #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth and we are still fighting this terrible disease that has changed so many lives and has robbed so many families.  Early detection is key    #breastcancerawareness #breastcancer #pinkribbon #cancerawareness #breastcancersupport...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Every day, but most of all TODAY (September 30th), we are taking the time to celebrate our Indigenous peoples, reflecting and acknowledging the painful effects of Residential Schools on their families and communities.  We must be committed to both truth AND...

Internship

Internship

September is always an exciting month here at GMEAN because it is around this time that we get back together as a team. Many of our staff and also a lot of events tend to slow down during the summer months. We like to take the time to spend a few weeks relaxing,...

Mental Health

Mental Health

Mental Health is so important and as GMEAN, we want to make sure that everyone has the right tools they need to stay healthy and happy.    Society must accept mental illness as the equal to physical disease. We must treat mental affliction as a disease, instead...

So long to our 2021/2022 COOP Students

So long to our 2021/2022 COOP Students

Today is June 21st and it’s the first day of summer. We know students (and maybe a lot teachers too) are anxiously awaiting the start of their summer holiday and who can blame you? GMEAN was honoured to work with an amazing group of young people this past school term...

National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21 is National Peoples Day, we celebrate the diversity, culture, history of our Metis, Inuit and First Nations brothers and sisters. All Canadians can explore the history of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples throughout the month, as well as embrace the...

Happy Juneteenth

Happy Juneteenth

Juneteenth, also known as Jubilee Day, is a federal holiday in the United States that commemorates the emancipation of enslaved black Americans. It's also a day dedicated to honouring African-American culture. Today we want to recognize every African American in the...

Father’s Day

Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. Listen, if you are not a biological “father” but you are a male making a difference in the lives of others - you are a father - by our standard. On this day, we are celebrating you and thanking you for everything you have...

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