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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

Tickets on sale for YWCA Empty Bowls fundraiser

February 8, 2018 – The Peterborough Examiner – by Jason Bain This year’s YWCA Empty Bowls fundraiser will continue to offer some added flexibility when it returns to The Venue later this month – the option of ordering takeout. Tickets for the Feb. 23 lunchtime event, which supports the YWCA JustFood and Crossroads Shelter Nurtitional…read more

Tickets now on sale for YWCA Empty Bowls

Kawartha Now – February 7, 2018 Tickets are now on sale for the annual YWCA Peterborough Haliburton Empty Bowls fundraiser, which takes place this year from 12 to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, February 23rd. By purchasing a ticket, you will receive a lunch of soups, salads, breads, and desserts donated by local restaurants and businesses,…read more