WMRCC’s new project Bridging the Gap is a unique initiative to eradicate gender inequality and feminization of poverty. Bridging the Gap Project allows to overcome these barriers experienced by women entrepreneurs in terms of accessing loans and community resources to gain success and reach their potential by not only serving with their talent but also opening up prosperity for themselves.
In order for the business to reach its potential, Bridging the Gap Project will provide:
• Business Resources
• Accessing and Securing Loans
• Consultation Sessions
• Business Mentorship
• Experts Advice
It features business resources, securing loans, consultation sessions and business mentorship to provide tools take your business to reach its potential. The activities are regulated by gender analyst to mitigate existing gender inequality.
Gender equality is defined as women and men enjoy the same status and have equal opportunity to realize their full human rights and potential to contribute to national, political, economic, social and cultural development, and to benefit from the results.
It is a common predicament amongst women of diverse backgrounds to experience various systemic and institutional barriers contributing in gender inequalities which impedes with their success as entrepreneurs.
Who is this program for?
• Women entrepreneurs who want to access loans and community resources to expand their business
• Who needs professional advice to make their business successful
• Who are seeking ways and means for economic empowerment.
Who can I contact?
WMRCC's new Bridging the Gap Project is about increasing economic prosperity for women entrepreneurs by addressing gender equality
The Women’s Multicultural Resource and Counselling Centre of Durham Region is a Registered Charitable Organization, dedicated to provide specialized counselling and support to women of all ages, youth and children from diverse backgrounds, to eradicate