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June 15th Employer Info Session with GardaWorld

Are you looking for employment? Canada’s leading security provider is looking for good people. GardaWorld protects people, assets and reputations. Come and learn what it takes to become part of this great team. This employer is hiring now. Bring your resume, and get connected. Date: Thursday, June 15 Time: arrive at 9:25 am, session starts at 9:30am […]

Sept. 15 YWCA Shine a Light Run: Why We Run

Welcome to the YWCA Shine a Light Run! This is why we run. Every participant in the Shine a Light Run has their own reasons for committing to run the 2K, 5K, or 10K course. We are running to shine a light on needs and solutions right here in our community, like safe streets, homes for everyone, […]

May 7 Jane’s Walk: Bring your Dog and Join YWCA’s Fred Dyck

Is sitting really the new smoking? Let’s walk and discuss! You’re invited to join the Jane’s Walk movement in Saskatoon, with YWCA Saskatoon’s Fred Dyck and his furry friend Leo, at Saskatoon’s Sutherland Dog Park. Fred says, “Our discussion during the walk will centre around the negative effects of our sedentary lifestyle and examine ways each of […]

Lighthearted Fun=a Heart for Charity at the Modern Woman Show

Don’t miss Saskatoon’s favourite women’s trade show on April 22 and 23 at Prairieland Park. The Modern Woman Show and Expo is a huge supporter of YWCA Saskatoon. Events like the Paint Nite, Lead Pilates’ Girl Power event, and Ryde YXE event are designating funds to help out the clients that the YWCA serves every […]

Royal LePage Golf Tournament for Shelter

Golf season is just around the corner!  YWCA Saskatoon has been selected as a beneficiary for the Royal LePage 3rd annual Golf Tournament for Shelter, along with Interval House. We are grateful to the great Royal LePage team for having such a big passion for meeting needs in our community. On behalf of our Crisis […]

April 27th Meet and Greet with Federated Co-operatives Ltd.

Be a part of something bigger!  Federated Co-operatives Ltd. provides wholesaling, manufacturing, marketing and administrative supports to the many co-operatives throughout Western Canada. Learn more about accessing employment opportunities from a human resources professional with Federated Co-operatives. FCL is growing and hiring, so don’t miss this Meet & Greet at the YWCA. Bring your resume, and […]

Baby Boxes Arriving at YWCA Saskatoon!

A beloved tradition in Finland for 75 years, “Baby Boxes” have been given to expectant parents around the world, and the program has improved the outcomes for babies’ and families’ health. Now in Saskatchewan, a company called the Baby Box Co. has introduced the service, with a mission to “benefit families everywhere.” The Baby Boxes include […]

Life Skills Coach Certificate – Phase 1 and 2

The  YWCA of Saskatoon is hosting the YWCA of Toronto to teach a 5 day Foundations of Life Skills Coaching course. Life Skills coach training is for group leaders who work in social services, career counselling, education, mental health, human resources, rehabilitation, or as consultants and trainers. Phase 1 training will be held July 10 […]

Writing a Compelling and Complete Biography for a Woman of Distinction

Are you preparing a Women of Distinction award nomination? Likely your nomination package is coming together beautifully so far… There is a woman you admire for her accomplishments throughout her career. It took a little convincing, but she has agreed to let her name stand! You’ve told her that a Woman of Distinction nomination is […]

2017 Women of Distinction Awards “Honour and Thank Women in Our Community”

PotashCorp to Sponsor Women of Distinction Awards®, Nominations and Tickets Now Open   Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, February 3, 2017 – YWCA Saskatoon is pleased to announce that PotashCorp will return as the title sponsor of the PotashCorp YWCA Women of Distinction Awards in 2017. Through its investment, PotashCorp has been a long-standing supporter of local community programs, with […]