Funding focuses on women in non-traditional roles

Lake Country MP encourages organizations to get involved

Ron Cannan

Lake Country groups can pursue federal funding that creates economic opportunities for women.

The federal government has initiated a call for projects to expand the number of women in non-traditional roles.

“I encourage all interested organizations in our riding to apply and help make a difference for women and girls in our community,” said Ron Cannan, Kelowna-Lake Country, MP.

More information can be found at www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/fun-fin/cfp-adp/2013-1/index-eng.html.

“Through this call for proposals, we will empower more women to succeed and prosper in non-traditional roles,” said Rona Ambrose, minister for the status of women.

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