Campaign highlight:

May Be Me campaign


Resource highlights:

Not Your Baby iPhone app

challengesexualviolence.org

OWJN

Family Law Education for Women

RePlay/ReJouer


Program highlights:

ReAct

THRIVE Coalition

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Follow our blog or follow us on Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn or Flickr. "Like" our Facebook page and volunteer with us through Sparked, an online "microvolunteering" site.

Become a member

Members are valuable assets in the struggle to end violence. They support our work and provide input into what we do. Members receive benefits for their participation.

  • A 10% discount on publication orders.
  • Reduced fees for trainings and other events.
  • Our informative bi-annual newsletters.
  • Invitation to the Annual General Meeting, with voting privileges. In the case of organizational and corporate memberships, a designated representative carries voting privileges.
  • Opportunity to apply for membership on our Board of Directors.
  • Invitations to special events and opportunities.

Membership fees

Youth (15 to 24 years old), students, under-employed or unemployed individualsSliding scale from $0-10
Other individuals$25
Non-profit organizations (one delegate to vote at Annual General Meeting)$35
For-profit corporations (one delegate to vote at Annual General Meeting)Annual budget $50,000 or less: $100
Annual budget $50,000 or more: $250
Annual budget $1,000,000 or more: $500

If you would like to become a member, fill out the application form online or print and return to us.

Membership application form: online | PDF (95 KB)

Job opportunities

Stay tuned.

Apply to become a volunteer

METRAC seeks dynamic volunteers committed to ending violence against diverse women, youth and children. Volunteers support programs and projects, community outreach, administration, special events and fundraising. If you would like to apply to become a volunteer, complete the application form online or print and return to us. You may be contacted for an interview. If you are accepted as a volunteer, you will participate in mandatory training and orientation.

Note: METRAC is not accepting placement students at this time. We are accepting volunteer applications, but volunteer interviews and trainings will not be held until later in the year.

Volunteer application form: online | PDF (142 KB)

Join our board

Do you have leadership skills and talent to help us make the vision of a violence-free world a reality?

METRAC is an award-winning community-based charity dedicated to preventing violence and advancing safety, justice and equity for all women and youth. We are searching for new members to volunteer on our Board of Directors who:

  • are committed, reliable, great communicators and team-players
  • have strong supportive leadership skills
  • will commit for a minimum of two years with 8-10 hours of board activities each month (e.g. meetings, correspondence, events)
  • have talent and experience in: financial management/accounting; fund development/capital campaigns; social enterprise; communications and marketing; human resources; community and university-based research; real-estate and facilities development; risk management; impact data specialization; social justice, anti-oppression framework and policy
  • will support ongoing development of METRAC's vision, strategic plan and policies
  • will use their ingenuity, connections and resources to support the organizationís violence prevention efforts

Note: previous board experience is an asset. Food, transportation and subsidized childcare expenses are provided, if necessary. Our office location is currently not wheelchair accessible, but meetings will be held at wheelchair accessible locations as required.

We are committed to the development of a Board of Directors that reflects the diversity of communities we serve. Applications from Aboriginal women, women of colour, LGBTTIQQ2S community members, women with disabilities, women who have experienced violence and survivors of violence are strongly encouraged.

Board application form: online | PDF (100 KB)

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