The Sisters of St. Joseph reflect on the founding of the St. Joseph Immigrant Women’s Centre and the many newcomer women that have touched them in various ways.
Filmed and edited by Amy McIntosh.
25th Anniversary Open House, a set on Flickr.
IWC’s week-long 25th Anniversary celebrations kicked off with Open Houses happening concurrently at all four sites. Click through the photos to see the excitement and buzz at each site.
25 Women of Inspiration Awards Ceremony, a set on Flickr.
Taking place at Molson Canadian Studio, this symbolic ceremony was intended to honour 25 women from 25 different countries. From mothers, sisters and allies, these women are each exceptional in their own way and they represent many more whom we have served for the past 25 years.
Neighbourhood Concert for Peace and Integration, a set on Flickr.
The IWC ended its week-long celebration on a high note. Taking place in the backyard of 182 Rebecca Street, the concert featured an eclectic mix of music — country, Roma, blues and more