WANTED: Social media superstars

Minerva BC is currently seeking 3 x Social Media Coordinators to help us manage our social media channels and amplify our online presence.

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Donor Spotlight: Chad Bentley

In this edition of Donor Spotlight, we’d like to introduce a remarkable individual, Chad Bentley. Chad will be competing in the Epic 5 Ultra Triathalon Challenge, an incredible adventure that will take him to Hawaii to compete in five Ironman competitions in just five days(!)

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Women on their Way: Barbara Baronova

Barbara Baronova, Events Manager at the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade and alumna of Women Leading the Way™, shares how the program helped to shape her “inner voice” and define her values.

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Congratulations Lisa Tallio – Receipient of BC Community Achievement Award

We are pleased to announce former Combining Our Strength™ Director, Lisa Tallio, recently received the BC Community Achievement Award. Congratulations Lisa on this well-deserved recognition.

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Join Minerva BC at this year’s Art of Leadership for Women

Join Minerva BC at this year’s Art of Leadership Conference for Women on June 25th, with guest speaker and New York Times Bestselling Author,  Arianna Huffington, Founder of The Huffington Post.

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Meet Rowena Veylan: Minerva BC’s new Director of Partnerships & Engagement

Rowena brings years of fundraising experience to Minerva BC as our new Director of Partnerships & Engagement. Over the coming months, Rowena will be connecting with our many community partners and devising new strategies to support more women and girls in their leadership journeys. Get to learn more about Rowena.

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In Memory of Russ Cook

Today, we’re remembering Russ, and we know you are too. Russ was a huge part of Minerva BC. As a board member, friend, and mentor, he changed our organization and influenced our lives with his generosity, thoughtful leadership and willingness to ask tough questions.

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Raising Our Hands to Helen Dewar and Jo-Anne Lauzer

If You Know Minerva BC, you know Helen and Jo-Anne. Together, these incredible women have contributed their time and talent to Minerva BC for more than 20 years. The success and impact of programs such as Women Leading the Way™ is the result of their expertise and professional collaboration. Helen and Jo-Anne – along with Danna Murray and other Minerva BC leaders – created programs that have transformed the lives and careers of hundreds of women.

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Women on their Way: Tanya Wilson

Tanya Wilson, Regional Banquet Manager at Denny’s Restaurants and an alumna of Women Leading the Way™, shares her advice for young women at the start of their career and the importance of understanding your values.

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Denny's Canada managers, Cassandra Sali and Tanya Wilson, explore their leadership through Women Leading the Way™ Program

Serving up Family, Diversity and Commitment at Denny’s Restaurants

Guided by a strong service standard honed over 60 years of business, Denny’s Restaurants would agree that their restaurants were defined by a certain set of values. But what exactly were they? That was the question raised by Cassandra Sali and Tanya Wilson, two Regional Managers at Denny’s Canada, as they sat in their first session of Women Leading the Way™ in early 2017.

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