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Walking a mile, pumps optional

Friday, May 25, 2018 – The Peterborough Examiner – by Jessica Nyznik Joseph Peterson has toddled in Walk A Mile in Her Shoes since shortly after taking his first steps. Still under a year old at the time, Joseph held his dad’s hands for stability during the jaunt. Now three years old, Joseph ran most…read more

What motivates women to take on political roles?

April 16, 2018 – The Morning Show on Chex A Peterborough committee of professional women with interest or involvement in municipal politics has created an event geared to engaging other women in various political roles. “Cultivating Change: Engaging Women in Political Action” features panel discussion with a council candidate, a Township Mayor and a campaign staffer….read more

Re-Loved shopping event aids Peterborough YWCA’s Beyond First Impressions Project in memory of Dr. Judith Buys

April 5, 2018 – Peterborough Examiner – by Clifford Skarstedt The Re-Loved shopping fundraising event began Thursday at the Bannerman’s store on Charlotte St. in Peterborough. Proceeds from the private sales of high-end designer wears support YWCA Peterborough Haliburton’s new Beyond First Impressions Project in honour of the late Dr. Judith Buys, a Peterborough dentist…read more

Empty Bowls raises funds for Peterborough YWCA

February 23, 2018 – The Peterborough Examiner The Empty Bowls fundraiser, an annual event to benefit the Peterborough YWCA and its programs, returned Friday morning at The Venue. More than 150 guests shared a lunch of soups, salads, breads and desserts donated by 19 local restaurants and had the opportunity to select a hand-crafted bowl,…read more