Monthly Archives: April 2017

May Good Garden Box now has mushroom starter kit!

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/garden-box-mushrooms-1.4079619 Many thanks to CBC for the above piece on the May Garden Box, now featuring a kit for growing gourmet mushrooms! The Local Box program is a fundraiser for the Good Food Box program. Each $60 purchase includes a

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NOWC benefits from The Vagina Monologues

Following the recent presentation of the Vagina Monologues in Thunder Bay, we received a generous donation from Gender Issues Centre in support of our services to local and regional women. Many thanks to Gender Issues Centre, Lakehead University Student Union,

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GFB Brochure available in French!

For up-to-date information on the Good Food Box program, please visit the GFB on facebook.

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NEW Guest Post by Caycie Soke

Guest Post Caycie Soke writes about Elizabeth Fry Society of Northwestern Ontario and the impact of its services on women involved in the criminal justice system and women at risk of coming into conflict with the law.

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Honouring Our Stories: Interview with Gwen O’Reilly and Emmy Pantin

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/thunder-bay-honouring-our-stories-pantin-1.4053652 CBC’s Cathy Alex talks to Gwen O’Reilly (NOWC Coordinator) and Emmy Pantin of Community Story Strategies, about our workshops with two groups — police officers and women survivors of sexual assault — and about the next stage of the

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