ABOUT THE CANADIAN ADVISORY OF WOMEN IMMIGRANTS (CAWI)
The Canadian Advisory of Women Immigrants is a registered youth-led NPO dedicated to empowering immigrant women in Canada through advocacy efforts. We believe that every immigrant woman deserves equal opportunities through initiatives that promote the rights, resources and projects dedicated to empowering immigrant women.
This is achieved through projects and initiatives that promote justice, equity and inclusion for immigrant women. This is also achieved through advocating for immigrant women, providing employment/mentorship support, networking opportunities and educational events.
THE CANADIAN ADVISORY OF WOMEN IMMIGRANTS IS A YOUTH-LED INITIATIVE
WE HOPE TO INSPIRE, SUPPORT, AND EMPOWER IMMIGRANT WOMEN AND GIRLS
CANADIAN ADVISORY OF WOMEN IMMIGRANTS AT A GLANCE
A DISTINCT IDENTITY
SOME OF OUR PROJECTS INCLUDE THE CAWI SEXUAL HEALTH CAMPAIGN, BORDERLINES OF THE MIND, THE CAWI PAIRING PROGRAM, AND THE CAWI WOMEN LEADERS VIDEO SERIES.
MOST OF OUR PROJECTS ARE FOCUSED ON CREATING SOCIAL, MENTAL, AND SEXUAL HEALTH SUPPORTS FOR FOLKS IDENTIFYING AS IMMIGRANT WOMEN, AS WELL AS ORGANIZATIONS SERVING IMMIGRANT WOMEN.
ADVOCATING FOR RIGHTS AND RESOURCES OF IMMIGRANT WOMEN.
CREATING SUPPORTS FOR IMMIGRANT WOMEN AND ORGANIZATIONS SERVING IMMIGRANT WOMEN.
HELPING THE COMMUNITY BY DEVELOPING AND PROVIDING EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES PERTAINING TO THE LIVES OF IMMIGRANT WOMEN.
"The difference between a broken community and a thriving one is the presence of women who are valued"