International Women's Day Event at Markham South Welcome Centre
Description: The Centre for Immigrant and Community Services held a celebration for International Womenâs Day at its Markham South Welcome Centre location at 7220 Kennedy Road, Unit 8. Over the past eight years, thousands of newcomer women have attended and benefitted from the newcomer women support programs offered at Welcome Centres and CICSâ Immigrant Women Resource Centre. Many of them then took the initiative to give back and contribute to the community.
In recognition of those efforts, the theme of the centre's 2019 International Womenâs Day celebration was âWomen Empowering Womenâ. The event recognized outstanding immigrant women and their impact on the community through volunteerism and leadership. In addition, those interested in becoming a volunteer learned about volunteer opportunities within the Centre for Immigrant and Community Services. The Markham Small Business Centre and several newcomer women entrepreneurs also attended hosting information booths.
Start Time: March 9th, 2019 at 12:00am End Time: March 9th, 2019 at 2:30pm Location: Welcome Centre Markham South Address: 7220 Kennedy Road, Markham ON