Important Links – Getting Involved: Activism and Networks
Feeling inspired? Want to get involved? Here is a list of organizations that might be of interest:
Equal Voice: Equal Voice is a national, bilingual, multi-partisan organization dedicated to electing more women to all levels of political office in Canada
Who Needs Feminism: Run by a group of students at Duke University, the project calls itself a PR campaign for feminism. It aims to challenge existing stereotypes surrounding feminists and assert the importance of feminism today. The website includes a guide to starting your own campaign.
Canadian Women Voter’s Congress: The Canadian Women Voter’s Congress holds an annual campaign school for women interested in participating in politics.
Canadian Women’s Foundation: The Canadian Women’s Foundation empowers women and girls in Canada to move out of violence, out of poverty and into confidence.
EMILY’S List: The American EMILY’s List helps elect pro-choice Democratic women to office by recruiting and funding women to run for State Governor, Senate, the US House of Representatives, and other local offices.