THRIVE: Our Voices Rising!

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Date(s) - 12/12/2015
9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Metro Hall



Hashtag: #ThriveTO15

Open to those who identify as women, trans* and/or gender independent or non-binary

Free event – lunch included

  • Keynote speakers
  • Workshops
  • Discussions
  • Food
  • American Sign Language (ASL) and note-taking
  • Childminding
  • Event location is wheelchair accessible
  • gender-neutral washrooms

Description: Join THRIVE on Saturday Dec. 12, 2015 to LEARN, DISCUSS and ADDRESS the various ways gendered violence impacts our lives and the ways we can resist. LEARN about the work of different groups who are engaged in resisting colonization, racism, environmental degredation, etc. ENGAGE in discussion circles, tool building and different well-being activities. And CONNECT with other community members and people working towards positive change.


  • 9:30-10:00 AM: Registration
  • 10:00-10:30 AM: Opening
  • 10:30-11:00 AM: Keynote Speaker
  • 11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Workshops
  • 12:00-1:00 PM: LUNCH
  • 1:00-1:10 PM: Activity
  • 1:10-2:10 PM: Workshops
  • 2:10-2:30 PM: Workshop Report Back
  • 2:30-3:20 PM: Panel
  • 3:20-3:30 PM: Closing

RSVP: by Friday December 4 on Eventbrite

More information: email | phone 416-392-3031

About the 16 Days of Activism: it is an international campaign originating from the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute sponsored by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership in 1991. Learn more on the campaign website.

Poster: PDF (125 KB)

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