Meet Martina McIsaac

          HILTI LEADERSHIP | MARTINA MCISAAC MARTINA MCISAAC Region Head and CEO of HILTI North America, Engaged Beyond Business Returning to the workforce after a hiatus as a Mom, Martina McIsaac chose Hilti as her next place of work because it is a value-driven company. Hilti’s global strategy is based on…

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HILTI Partnership Announcement

              PARTNERSHIP-FOR-IMPACT ANNOUNCEMENT Hilti (Canada) Corporation and PowHERhouse Impact Media Group partner for impact. The international Hilti Group supplies the worldwide construction industry with technologically leading products, services, and software that provide construction professionals with innovative solutions and superior added value. Hilti employs about 30,000 people in over 120…

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PowHERhouse 8th Anniversary Celebration October 3, 2021

Notice: Trying to get property ‘alt’ of non-object in /home/powherho/public_html/frontDesk/wp-content/plugins/bb-ultimate-addon/modules/uabb-video/uabb-video.php on line 461 Subscribe to the PowHERhouse YouTube Channel SUNDAY, October 3, 2021 – an afternoon soIrée for the soul! Welcome Dianne Whelan Home Come and celebrate community with us! EVENT DETAILS:  ATTEND VIRTUALLY OR LIVE-BY-INVITE In-person, by-invite 4:30-7 pm, reception 6:30-7 pm; guests arrive…

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CUPS Changework Narrative

CUPS CHANGEWORK NARRATIVE For the past 25 years, CUPS has held a vision of Calgarians overcoming adversity, reaching their potential, and ending the cycle of poverty and trauma for themselves and their families. An idea planted as a young, but sturdy sapling that has now grown into a flourishing tree.   THE HEALTH OF THE…

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Support Indigenous Innovation

PADDLES UP! FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN                           PaddlesUP! $10-million campaign for INDIGENOUS INNOVATION Moving forward together, exploring new waters. On June 15, 2021, we came together to celebrate the past, present and future of Indigenous Innovation Leadership in Canada. This PaddlesUP! celebration was hosted by…

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Meet Carlene Donnelly

CARLENE DONNELLY, COMMUNITY CHAMPION AND TRANSFORMATIONAL CHANGEMAKER An innovative leader with a growth mindset, Carlene Donnelly knows that the commitment necessary for transformational changemaking – for an individual, family, community, or country – is a marathon, not a sprint. “When we know better, we must do better.” ~ adapted from Maya Angelou Meet Carlene Donnelly,…

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CUPS Partnership Announcement

PARTNERSHIP-FOR-IMPACT ANNOUNCEMENT CUPS and PowHERhouse Impact Media Group partner for impact. For over 30 years, CUPS has walked beside Calgarians to build lifelong resilience as they take positive steps towards emerging from poverty, overcoming the weight of trauma, and managing the challenges of homelessness. Grounded in evidence-based research and guided by the voice of community,…

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Summer 2021 Coming Home

HOME FROM THE TRAIL PowHERhouse welcomes filmmaker Dianne Whelan home JANUARY 2022 | Artist of Impact Update – After six years, filmmaker and author Dianne Whelan is now home on the Sunshine Coast, BC Award-winning filmmaker and multimedia artist, Dianne Whelan, arrived home in early August 2021 after her monumental trip across the world’s longest…

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Do we need more women in politics?

Do we need more women in politics? Wednesday, May 19, 2021 – Vancouver, BC – for immediate release New Westminster and District Labour Council (NWDLC) partners with 100% Indigenous-owned social impact organization, PowHERhouse, to create opportunity for women and non-binary people to succeed in a political career. It took until November 2015 for a Canadian…

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Summer Innovation Celebration

PADDLES UP! FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN                           CELEBRATING INDIGENOUS INNOVATION LEADERSHIP Thank you for attending! And there is still so much more celebrating to do! miigwetch, mikwêc, marsee, nia:wen, wela’lioq, nakurmiik, mársi, nitsiniiyi’taki, merci, thank you The Indigenous Innovation Initiative and the Circle of Abundance…

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The Leader Path Spring 2021 Announcement

THE LEADER PATH 2021 ANNOUNCEMENT | LAUNCHES IN SEPTEMBER! INVITATION: The Leader Path, a collective convergence of  cross-constellation change-making Join brave humans with fiery commitment, deeply rooted remembrance, and energized action-taking in a Conscious Leader Training Circuit; a gym for conscious leaders to up-level how they live, love, and lead. Honouring those who have come…

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OUR FUTURE YOUR PATH | Spring 2021 First Steps Cohort Announcement

SPRING 2021 COHORT EXPERIENCE ANNOUNCEMENT First Steps forward for Our Future Your Path begins June 16, 2021 Designed for those looking to become future political champions in the next one to five years by those who have been there with input from those leading in politics at this time.  First Steps is an interactive 10-week cohort…

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A New Generation of Indigenous Innovation

Sparking a new generation of Indigenous innovation will ultimately benefit us all By Sara Wolfe  Peter Singer  Contributors Wed., April 28, 2021  The Toronto Star When Europeans arrived at our shores, they quickly discovered that they suffered from a distinct technological disadvantage. The cumbersome boats they brought to navigate inland waters proved impractical for the…

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Artist of Impact 2021 Update | Dianne Whelan, 500 Days in the Wild

ARTIST OF IMPACT 2021 UPDATE Gemini-Nominated Documentary Filmmaker Dianne Whelan, 500 Days in the Wild APRIL 2021 | Artist of Impact Update – Coming Home with more Questions than Answers 500 Days in the Wild is a feature documentary about an artist’s journey to look for lost wisdom on the world’s longest trail. A story that calls us back to…

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Pacific Immigrant Resources Society Announcement

PIRS PARTNERSHIP-FOR-IMPACT ANNOUNCEMENT Pacific Immigrant Resources Society (PIRS) and PowHERhouse Impact Media Group partner for impact. Pacific Immigrant Resources Society (PIRS) has been helping immigrant and refugee women integrate and grow into Canadian society, since 1975. Over the past two years, in a unique partnership with BC settlement resource developer and community builder, Andrea Solnes,…

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OUR FUTURE YOUR PATH | May 29, 2021 FireCircle Gathering for Greater Diversity in Political Leadership

FIRECIRCLE ANNOUNCEMENT | MAY 29, 2021 OUR FUTURE YOUR PATH, Preparing for a Better Future with Greater Diversity in Political Leadership, is a new initiative championed by the NWDLC in partnership with PowHERhouse Impact Media Group. NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., April 19, 2021 – A FireCircle gathering on May 29, 2021 launches an innovative, inviting, and…

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Pacific Immigrant Resources Society Impact Champions

Meet the Impact Champions of Learning Journeys Realizing the Full Potential of Newcomer Women to Canada Over the past two years, Impact Champions Andrea Solnes and Sandrine Espié, have walked beside a group of newcomer women to Canada in order to better understand their settlement journey towards full-participation both socially and economically in Canada. “Walking…

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New Westminster & District Labour Council Announcement

PARTNERSHIP-FOR-IMPACT ANNOUNCEMENT The New Westminster & District Labour Council and PowHERhouse Impact Media Group partner for impact. The New Westminster & District Labour Council (NWDLC) was formed in 1966 to give a greater voice at the local level for the unions and their members in the Lower Mainland. Over the years, the NWDLC has realized…

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Indigenous Innovation Initiative

INDIGENOUS INNOVATION PARTNERSHIP-FOR-IMPACT ANNOUNCEMENT Indigenous Innovation Initiative and PowHERhouse Impact Media Group partner for impact. Indigenous Innovation Initiative (“I3”) and PowHERhouse join forces in support of Indigenous Innovators across Canada in a brand-new impact media production campaign. This national collaboration will focus on building an empowering amplification ecosystem of purpose-driven awareness-building, bridging to aligned connections…

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Catalyzing Indigenous Innovation

Catalyzing Indigenous Innovation To understand what it means to be an active and energizing catalyst of Indigenous Innovation, we invite you to follow the journey of water, our greatest teacher of reciprocity. Water is sacred. What we do to the water, we do to ourselves. Water is not only a carrier of our innovations to…

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FIRST STEPS Spring 2021 Announcement

FIRST STEPS SPRING 2021 ANNOUNCEMENT First Steps from mediocrity to intentionality. For HER. Human Expansion, Realized. A return to WHOLE-Self leadership for Indigenous and non-Indigenous leaders, innovators, and impact champions with a focal point on how we relate fundamentally to ourselves, to each other, and to all our relations, resulting in better, bolder, braver decisions…

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FIRECIRCLE 2021 Announcement

2021 FIRE CIRCLE ANNOUNCEMENT Deliberate group gathering at The Fire. FireCircle is a model of group listening and wisdom gathering for sound decision-making for groups of 4-50 leaders offered both online and offline, as health regulations allow. Imagine the opportunity to gauge an accurate yet non-evasive temperature check with your people.   The FireCircle model…

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GATHER for HER 2021 Announcement

GATHER FOR HER ANNOUNCEMENT SEASON 3 runs from January 13, 2021, to April 28, 2021. Revealing in nature, empathic in experience, and co-created in real-time, this live conversation series expects the unexpected. Each Wednesday at 8 am PT GATHER for HER alternates between integrated storytelling featuring a Woman of Impact who expands our understanding of whole…

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How Healing Happens

HOW HEALING HAPPENS | A simple and teachable process An Inclusive Podcast, Interactive Digital Toolkit, and Small-Group Cohort Experience for Men Targets Anxiety, Mental Wellness, Mindfulness, and Movement to Cultivate Happiness “Before, I never thought happiness was a choice…” How Healing Happens is an integrated impact media initiative developed by a father-daughter duo and produced…

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MOTHERS of the FILM Lunch & Learn

DECEMBER 4: MOTHERS OF THE FILM Lunch & Learn 500 Days in the Wild launches a grassroots, innovative approach to film production fundraising and donations to Keep Canada Wild! PowHERhouse is pleased to host a special MOTHERS OF THE FILM Lunch & Learn Opportunity on Friday, December 4, 12 Noon – 1 pm PST. Join…

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Welcoming Indigenous Innovation Initiatives to FireCircle 2020 | November 6

PowHERhouse welcomes Sara Wolfe, Director of Indigenous Innovation Initiative, to Fall FireCircle, November 6, 2020. PowHERhouse and Indigenous Innovation Initiative (“I3”) are joining forces in support of Indigenous Innovators across Canada in a brand-new impact media production campaign. This national collaboration will focus on building an empowering amplification ecosystem of purpose-driven awareness-building, bridging to aligned connections…

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Indigenous Artists, Expression of Interest

WELCOME TO OUR NEW IMPACT MEDIA STUDIO: PowHERhouse Impact Media group is thrilled to bring our brand new impact media studio to life! In the months ahead, this space will burst with creativity, artistry, energy and digital storytelling. We’d like to begin by putting out a call for Indigenous visual artists who would like to…

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WELCOMING CANADIAN FILMMAKER DIANNE WHELAN HOME!

500 Days in the Wild MEDIA ANNOUNCEMENT August 25, 2021, Gibsons, BC Canada. Two Women. 500 Becoming 2500 Days in The Wild. One Trail. Two women. One friendship. Six years. The epic journey of friendship and coming home to our whole selves by Charlene SanJenko, Indigenous impact producer and founder of PowHERhouse. On October 3rd,…

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Meet Tina Ruysseveldt

ANNOUNCEMENT PowHERhouse Media Group is thrilled to announce we are amplifying the message and impact of Tina Ruysseveldt, an Author, Inspirational Speaker, Mental Health Advocate, ICU Nurse, creator of The LiveWell Recipe™ and a brave woman who has walked the road of recovery for the last decade. She calls audiences up and dares them to be…

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GATHER for HER Announcement

                                    GATHER for HER Season 5 Announcement GATHER for HER is a weekly, intentional and explorational web series and podcast featuring Indigenous and non-Indigenous people leading right now. The intention is to listen, harvest and develop trust in…

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CANADIAN FILMMAKER PARTNERS WITH CPAWS TO KEEP CANADA WILD

500 Days in the Wild MEDIA ANNOUNCEMENT CANADIAN FILMMAKER PARTNERS WITH CPAWS TO KEEP CANADA WILD Canada Day 2020 | Gemini-nominated filmmaker Dianne Whelan of This Land, and 40 Days at Basecamp is celebrating what it means to be Canadian in a truly north of the 49th parallel kind of way. Whelan, now in the…

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Shannon Waters | Public Health + Preventive Medicine Physician, Communicator and Bridge Walker

Dr. Shannon Waters Public Health + Preventive Medicine Physician, Communicator and Bridge Walker Transforming our collective journey. I speak to and uphold relationships and reciprocity with all beings in our environment as imperative to health and well-being. Connection brings strength from our ancestors – through us – to the generations yet to come. The urgency…

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AMPLIFY | MEET CHAR

Book Charlene to Speak Name First Last Email PhoneDetails Δ Book Char to Speak  PowHERhouse Vision – Char on NationTalk Celebrating Partners We Have Walked Beside ‘CJ’ [Charlene] SanJenko 2x Founder and Indigenous Impact Producer | Modern-Day Medicine Woman & Media Visionary Called to be a modern-day medicine woman through the power of media, Charlene’s…

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Day 7: CONNECTIVITY DELIVERS | Big Potential!

                Day 7: CONNECTIVITY DELIVERS | Big Potential! Question for today: HOW do we access the greatest amount of our potential? Period. Today’s Action Statement:  Connect to Access Big Potential. Watch my video below for my thoughts on Big Potential and what we can powHERfully accomplish – together…

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Day 5: CONNECTIVITY HARNESSES | Guiding Principles to Write Your Year

                Day 5: CONNECTIVITY HARNESSES | Guiding Principles to Write Your Year Question for today: If our words ultimately determine our destiny, how can we more deliberately and intentionally choose them?   Today’s Action Statement: Write the year you want! “Watch your thoughts, they become your words; watch your words,…

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Day 4: CONNECTIVITY PROMPTS | Listening to Get Ready

                Day 4:  CONNECTIVITY PROMPTS |  Listening to Get Ready Question for today: Who are you listening for this year and why? Today’s Action Statement: Deeper listening prompts intentional daily devotion. “Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity…” ~ Roy T. Bennett   Watch my video…

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Day 3: CONNECTIVITY REMINDS | Giving Hope – MORE You!

                Day 3:  CONNECTIVITY REMINDS | Giving Hope – MORE You! Question for today: What if by stepping into a deeper, richer, fuller version of ourselves, we give others permission to do the same? Today’s Action Statement:  Be more you! “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” ~…

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Day 1: CONNECTIVITY EXPANDS | JAN 2020 PowHERcircle Challenge

                Day 1:  CONNECTIVITY EXPANDS |  Our Greatness Grid Question for today: Who are the three people you most need to surround yourself with in 2020 to expand your greatness grid? Today’s Action Statement:  Find your stickiness! “You can’t achieve anything entirely by yourself. There’s a support system…

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2020 PowHERcircle Challenge – CONNECTIVITY

                Now more than ever, meaningful, intentional, and purposeful connection is needed. PowHERhouse is publicly sharing our most recent PowHERcircle Challenge with an open (and FREE!) invitation to use it. You have time. Life has hit the pause button for us. Make it a priority. You’ll be glad…

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PowHERhouse Portrait | Kathy McCrum

Kathy McCrum on setting benchmarks, being real, and bringing More You to leadership. Kathy is a Creativity Cultivator who tenaciously explores the relationship between personal responsibility and up-leveled action to activate a team’s full potential in a family, community or organization. She believes in non-typical interactions, creative thinking and courageous speaking to bring “More You” in…

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DASSAULT SYSTEMES | Powering Up Our People!

DASSAULT SYSTEMES | Powering Up Our People! Powering Up Our People! What a pleasure it was for PowHERhouse to spend the afternoon with an amazing group of leaders at Dassault Systemes, Vancouver, to help them kick-off their Women Initiative locally. Our workshop created strategic time and space for women to connect deeper with themselves and…

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Women Built2Scale Leadership Accelerator | PowHERlunch MC Announcement: Bernadette McIntyre

Women Built2Scale Leadership Accelerator | PowHERlunch MC Announcement: Bernadette McIntyre Meet Bernadette We are pleased to announce that Bernadette McIntyre, will join us as our PowHERlunch MC at our Western Canada Leadership Accelerator in Regina, September 25-27, 2019. Bernadette is a principle in Scoreco Consulting Inc. specializing in business consulting and is currently working with Regina…

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MEN WHO MOBILIZE | LEE KINDELL

MEN WHO MOBILIZE | LEE KINDELL Meet Lee. Lee Kindell is a Hospitality Innovator. “I have learned, in order to lead, one must serve. I am always exploring how to serve.” On #MenWhoMobilize… The number one conversation that I hope men and women are having at this time is to create a consistent exchange in…

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The DEVA Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           Canada’s First Indigenous Online Digital Literacy/Virtual Support Training Pilot Launched – Five Indigenous women from British Columbia and Alberta are enrolled in Canada’s first online learning pilot program offering training in digital literacy and virtual support skills. “DEVA”, the 20-Week Digital Literacy/Digital Executive Virtual Assistant (DEVA) Online Training Program launched its pilot…

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SPEAK! Canada | June 27 Presentation Celebration Finale, Saskatoon

Interested to Attend? Join us for our a special summer kick-off PowHERlunch, featuring our SPEAK! Canada presentation celebration for ten local female leaders, combined with high-calibre networking, relevant leadership development, and inspiration to move you forward with action! Only 50 spots available. Our February PowHERlunch SOLD OUT completely! Thursday, June 27 – 12:30-2:30 pm, doors…

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Ben Smith

Ben Smith Meet Ben. Ben Smith is a thoughtful, introspective creative who uses his life experience to help others explore and navigate their own journey. Many of those experiences occurred during a dark time of Ben’s life when he was forced to learn invaluable lessons. Personal struggles with violence, addiction and self-loathing shaped Ben into…

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MEN WHO MOBILIZE | Corey Sigvaldason

MEN WHO MOBILIZE | Corey Sigvaldason Meet Corey. Corey Sigvaldason is changing the world through education, leadership, and entrepreneurship.   “Keep your thoughts positive, because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive, because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive, because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive, because…

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