A network of young women for young women*

*We recognize that the term “women” may not encompass the diverse identities of our audience. Please note, we welcome and strive to create an inclusive environment for all trans, non-binary and agender persons.

What's new?

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What we are all about...

Supporting young women* in Ottawa to excel in their professional, personal, and civic lives through peer-to-peer mentorship, networking opportunities, and skills-building workshops.

Interested in getting involved?

We’d love to hear from you about:

  • Volunteering (check out our vacant positions)
  • Contributing to our blog
  • Sponsorships, partnerships, or making a donation
  • Pitching a workshop idea
  • Or anything else you think is important related to empowering young women in Ottawa

Support our work

By supporting the Empow(Her) Network with your donation, you are supporting the next generation of women and femme identifying leaders to develop the skills and network for success.

"I started volunteering with Empow(Her) Network when I moved to Ottawa to meet like-minded feminist folks and to continue to grow my community in my new home."

Skye Empowher Pic - Skye Hines
Skye Hines
Events & Workshop Coordinator

"The relationships that grow through the shared experience of volunteering are life changing. Empow(Her) has created a safe space for me to connect and build a community."

Jessica Helwig
Jessica Helwig
Web and Online Media Coordinator

"Through my time with Empow(Her), I've made lifelong friendships and incredible memories."

Hallie Stacey-Sullivan