International Women's Day Events

International Women's Day Hybrid Event 2024 - #InspireInclusion

Join us on March 8th, 2024 for “International Women’s Day – Inspiring a Healthy You” Hybrid Event hosted by PARO, a conference designed to build resilience and enhance the well-being of women in business.

Experience a day filled with interactive presentations, each dedicated to helping support a “Healthy You”. PARO will unveil insights from their research, the Empower-F project, focusing on addressing mental health challenges for women entrepreneurs. Local experts will delve into topics like setting boundaries, nutrition, financial fitness, marketing and breathwork exercises, all complemented by ample networking opportunities and complimentary breakfast + lunch.

In-person tickets are only $45 and virtual are $10. There are several amazing female speakers and TONS of great prizes to be won throughout the day!

Jen Nickerson from TBC & Rosalind Lockyer, CEO of PARO
Opening remarks and sharing PARO’s research; Empower-F project funded by WAGE, which aims to identify the types of mental health challenges women entrepreneurs are experiencing, and focusing on supports and tools to empower and inspire change.
“The Importance of Breathing” Colleen Williams, Presenter with a Yogi from North Bay YMCA (an activity)
Financial Fitness with Brenda Soucy of EuroClaire Inc.
Panel- Inspiring a Healthy You- Recommending Changes to Generate Positive Change Moderated by Melissa Cook, Program Manager, PARO
Managing Stress for a Healthy You Through Nutrition  Lise Ritter
Personal Branding for a Healthy You – Alisha McKenzie, Alisha Audrey Visuals
Setting Boundaries – Rewire with Sue Williams
  • A 30 minute mini photo session (for up to 3 people) with Alisha Audrey Visuals
  • A 1 night free stay at the Ruffled Grouse Bed & Breakfast
  • Two 3-month memberships to the YMCA & sessions with a personal trainer
  • A $50 LCBO gift card
  • A $50 Canadian Tire card
  • A $200 spa basket
  • $200 gift basket
  • $200 gift basket
  • 7 baskets worth $100 each
  • 2 Greco’s Pizza & Pasta T-shirts and food ($50)
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Grants from PARO Programs
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