BPW Canada has just passed an emergency resolution at the AGM on Saturday to support the Afghan Women.
The Denial of Women’s Rights in Afghanistan
This Emergency Resolution was created by Anne Knicley, Nancy Broerse and Jocelyne Desautels of BPW Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
The Canadian government has already said there would be assistance sent to Afghanistan.
We will accept many refugees from Afghanistan. (CBC News and the Toronto Star newspaper)
Please READ and forward any and all these links to all your social media!
"It is imperative to be informed and help as much as possible!" > Facebook Page BPW Niagara Falls
Women for Afghan Women Network
Petition for Humanitarian Corridors on Change.org
> read more and sigh the petition here
Information by Heather Cox Richardson, Political Historian, on FB
Jocelyne Desautels, President 905-732-5562
Charmaine Grace, Immediate Past President 905-941-5669
Anne Knicley, Secretary 905-934-2285
Nancy Broerse, Treasurer / Fundraising 905-682-7092
Nancy is District Director for BPW Ontario Golden Horseshoe-Halton/Peel
Beth Poulin, Fundraising 289-687-8593
Carolyn Shannon, Program Chair 905-371-3818
Business and Professional Women of Niagara Falls
Women Working for Women