i3 Innovator Julia Weder Holistic media production company for emerging Indigenous artists Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Meet Julia Weder Holistic media production company for emerging Indigenous artists. Julia Weder lives and works in Haida Gwaii on the unceded territory of The Haida Nation.  Julia Weder is the…

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                i3 Innovator Jamie Goulet and Val Monk A social enterprise within the Clan Mothers Healing Village that will enable broad access to meaningful solutions to Human Sex Trafficking and sex exploitation. Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Jamie Goulet and Val Monk – Clan Mothers Healing Village A Social…

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                i3 Innovator Sage Lacerte Accelerating the re-matriation of the Indigenous economy Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Meet Sage Lacerte A National Impact Investment Collective of Indigenous Womxn for Indigenous Womxn Sage Lacerte is a Carrier woman from the Lake Babine Nation and a member of the Bear clan.…

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                i3 Innovator Jennifer Harper Indigenous Sustainable Packaging Solutions from the Natural world. Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Meet Jennifer Harper Indigenous Sustainable Packaging Solutions from the Natural world. Jennifer Harper was born on the traditional territory of Fort William First Nation, with signatory to the Robinson Superior Treaty…

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                I3 Innovator Cheakamus Foundation Building for a Greener Future Together Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Cheakamus Foundation Building for a Greener Future Together. This pilot project is created in collaboration with the Cheakamus Foundation for Environmental Learning and British Columbia  Institute of Technology located on the unceded traditional…

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                i3 Innovator Rebeka Tabobondug Spirit of Birth Indigenous Pregnancy and Parenting App Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Meet Rebeka Tabobondug Spirit of Birth Indigenous Pregnancy and Parenting App Rebeka Tabobondug is the former elected Chief Councilor of Wasauksing First Nation where she lives in Georgian Bay, Anishinaabek Territory,…

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                I3 Innovator Teara Fraser Iskwew Air – the bridge between traditional air service and the sustainable technology of the future. Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Teara Fraser Iskwew Air – the bridge between traditional air service and the sustainable technology of the future. Teara Fraser is a proud…

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                I3 Innovator Joellla Hogan Growing local micro-businesses based on plant knowledge and cultural teachings. Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Joella Hogan Growing local micro-businesses based on plant knowledge and cultural teachings. Joella Hogan is an Indigenous woman of Northern Tutchone culture, who lives on her traditional territory of the…

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                i3 Innovator Kim Wheatley and Amber Sandy Reclaiming Ancestral Traditional Harvesting Knowledge Indigenous Innovator Announcement | Meet KIM WHEATLEY and Amber Sandy Kim is an Anishinaabe Cultural Consultant and is Turtle Clan from Shawanaga First Nations Reserve who carries the spirit name Shkoden Neegaan Waawaaskonen (Head or…

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OUR FUTURE YOUR PATH | Meet Katrina Chen Preparing for a Better Future with Greater Diversity in Political Leadership. The Honourable Katrina Chen, Minister of State for Child Care of British Columbia, MLA for Burnaby-Lougheed, speaks up for diversity and the need for women in politics. MLA, Mother, Immigrant Katrina Chen is extremely proud to…

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                Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee Profile Immigrants are Critical to Economic Growth in Small Canadian Communities Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee | Meet AISHA KHAN I acknowledge the land of the Coast Salish peoples (Squamish and Musqueam )Nations. MEET AISHA KHAN Aisha, her husband and three small children (her…

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                Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee Profile People from Different Cultures have more Similarities than Differences. Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee | Meet MARIALEJANDRA REYES VALERIO Marialejandra is grateful to live work and play on the ancestral and unceded homelands of the hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh speaking peoples also known as…

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                Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee Profile Meaningful Employment is an Avenue for Accelerated Integration Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee | Meet SONIA D’AMBRA Sonia is grateful to live work and play on the unceded territory of the Coast Salish People. MEET SONIA D’AMBRA Sonia came to Canada from Italy…

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                Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee Profile ‘Home’ is Created Through Participation Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee| Meet THEA MONICA LOPEZ Thea acknowledges the traditional territory of the Lheidli T’enneh and their traditional lands cover much of the area from present-day Prince George to the Rocky Mountains. The word “Lheidli”…

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                Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee Profile Owning Our Stories. Wholeheartedly. Unapologetically. Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee| Meet TINA BALACHANDRAN Kwikwetlem First Nation, also known as the Coquitlam. MEET TINA BALACHANDRAN Tina is a storyteller, a facilitator, a settlement worker and a new immigrant. Her settlement journey includes a 15-year,…

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                Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee Profile Trust in the Process of Beginning Again Immigrant Women’s Advisory Committee | Meet LIDIANE BARRETA I respectfully acknowledge that I am on the traditional territory of on unceded Coast Salish Territory; the traditional territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaɬ…

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PowHERhouse Impact Media Announces FireCircle 2021 – ONE FAMILY Wednesday, March 10th, 2021, PowHERhouse Impact Media Group officially announced registration is now open for FireCircle 2021 – ONE FAMILY. This three-fire gathering over three days, April 15th – 17th, brings together global leaders for an integrated inquiry session to harvest the collective wisdom in a…

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FireCircle 2021 | ONE FAMILY What if we remember we are One Family? In  Out  In  Out In the beginning, We were ONE Family. Earth Ocean Wind And Fire Universal elements with one breath. In  Out In Out  Then the earth’s beings began to breathe  In  Out  And our animal kingdom began to breathe In…

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HEALING BEYOND BELIEF An excerpt from The Courage To be True  by Indigenous Author and Speaker, Tina Ruysseveldt Dr. Schuh took one look at my hands, and said, “You won’t be ready to start chemo next week with hands like that.”    I was devastated. I begged and pleaded with him, but he looked at…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Thursday, February 25, 2021 The Goliath Foundation Announces How Healing Happens for Black History Month February 25th 2021, Gibsons, BC Canada, The Goliath Foundation announces How Healing Happens in acknowledgement of Black History Month. Father-daughter duo Ben and Willow Smith of The Goliath Foundation, an organization committed to helping people move past…

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The Goliath Foundation Announces How Healing Happens for Black History Month Father-daughter duo Ben and Willow Smith of The Goliath Foundation, an organization committed to helping people move past pain acknowledges Black History Month by announcing the beta-launch of How Healing Happens for Spring 2021.  How Healing Happens is a web-based, interactive, digital toolkit and…

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2020 PowHER-List

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 CONTACT:  TinaOverbury PHONE: 604-808-8106 TINAO@PowHERhouse.com Download as PDF 2020 PowHER-List Models How for UN-2030 JANUARY 26th 2021, PowHERhouse Impact Media Group announces their 2020 PowHERlist in year one of nine remaining to support the UN-2030 Global Sustainable Development Goals to Transform the World. Founded by Charlene SanJenko, a…

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S1E12           INNOVATION IS INDIGENOUS Relationships, Responsibility and Reciprocity is the heart of Indigenous Innovation. INNOVATION IS INDIGENOUS Relationships, Responsibility and Reciprocity is the heart of Indigenous Innovation. Writer: Tina Overbury We acknowledge that this recording was hosted on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Skwxwú7mesh people, and our…

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HOLDING HER | Honouring Our Sisters – MMIWG The Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls Memorial. Photo credit: Elizabeth McMilllan – CBC 2018 On February 14th, we pause our privilege to remember. May we also pledge ‘to protect our children and our family here on Earth’ today and the remaining 364 days of this…

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Send LOVE to Women who Lead, Beyond Belief This Valentines Day, PowHERhouse Impact Media Group wants you to join them in sharing their devotion to realizing two of the UN-2030 Sustainability goals by sending 3000 digital valentines to acknowledge the leaders, organizations, and individuals who Lead, Beyond Belief.  Women and Organizations like:   Bridget Burns…

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FEBRUARY 26: 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, February 26, 12 Noon – 1 pm PT. Join…

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2020 PowHER-List

2020 PowHER-List Models How for UN-2030 PowHERhouse opened 2021 with a three-minute grassroots, impact media video which tells the story of what it looks and feels like to call in Indigenous wisdom with seven generational thinking and lead for a sustainable tomorrow. The video names and honours thirteen global leaders PowHERhouse recognizes as women who…

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FEBRUARY 19: 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, February 19, 12 Noon – 1 pm PT. Join…

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S2E2           HEALING 22 MILLION STRONG A movement of food as medicine tri: running, cycling, and dining as Nicolette Richer collects and shares stories of healing across Canada HEALING 22 MILLION STRONG A movement of food as medicine tri: running, cycling, and dining as Nicolette Richer collects and shares stories of…

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gather for her sharon marshall

S1E10           THE DEVA INITIATIVE Building Impact in Indigenous Communities with H.O.P.E. by Helping Other People Excel  The DEVA Initiative Building Impact in Indigenous Communities with H.O.P.E. – by Helping Other People Excel  Writer: Tina Overbury We acknowledge that this recording was hosted on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of…

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Leanna Falkiner on Disruption Growth and Stewardship in Today's Economy

Leadership insights by Leanna Falkiner Leanna Falkiner helps companies harness digital disruption while balancing profits and purpose. A successful female entrepreneur who ignites brands and grows companies across the financial services and technology sectors, positioning them to excel in the digital economy. PowHERhouse had the opportunity to speak with Leanna about her perspective on how businesses can position…

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gather for her During this global transition, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are our wisdom gathering conversations following our PowHERhouse FireCircle model of…

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Gather for HER Carey Dillen

gather for her During this global transition, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are our wisdom gathering conversations following our PowHERhouse FireCircle model of…

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Kasia Wilk

Gather for HER During this global transition, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are our wisdom gathering conversations following our PowHERhouse FireCircle model of…

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GATHER FOR HER During this global transition, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are our wisdom gathering conversations following our PowHERhouse FireCircle model of…

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gather for her During this global transition, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are our wisdom gathering conversations following our PowHERhouse FireCircle model of…

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gather for her During this global transition, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are our wisdom gathering conversations following our PowHERhouse FireCircle model of…

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GATHER FOR HER During this global pandemic, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. Leading through global impact requires an up-level of perspective, a responsive set of skills and a clear process to make the best decisions possible. How do we lead during an impact?  Gather for…

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OUR FUTURE YOUR PATH | Meet Trish Mandewo Preparing for a Better Future with Greater Diversity in Political Leadership. Councillor Trish Mandewo, Coquitlam City Councillor, founder and CEO of Synergy On Boards Consulting Group, shares how experiencing injustices as an intersectional woman empowered her to succeed in business and politics. Mother, Scientists, Entrepreneur Trish Mandewo, mother,…

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GATHER FOR HER During this global pandemic, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. Leading through global impact requires an up-level of perspective, a responsive set of skills and a clear process to make the best decisions possible. Gather for Her – is a conversation series to…

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gather for her During this global pandemic, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. Leading through global impact requires an up-level of perspective, a responsive set of skills and a clear process to make the best decisions possible. How do we lead during an impact?  Gather for…

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Gather for HER During this global pandemic, the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities is clear. Leading through global impact requires an up-level of perspective, a responsive set of skills and a clear process to make the best decisions possible. Gather for Her – is a conversation series to…

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As a private sector company leader, and within my volunteer capacity as President of the Collaborative Professionals of Saskatchewan, we decided on March 14, 2020 that Virtual is our New Reality. Since then, all professional and client interactions have occurred online via zoom. It’s time to step up to SHUT IT DOWN!   As we…

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Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve needed to know. I’ve always needed to know. Here we sit in unprecedented times, and it strikes again, I just need to know.  To know what, you ask? What’s next. When I was in grade 1, I wanted to be in grade 4. When I was in grade 4, I wanted to be…

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Leadership Insights from PowHERhouse Core Team Member | Ticia Heward   There is nothing I could have done to prevent this crisis. But what I do have in my control is what “I do as I be” – during this chaos. Live my legacy and lead for her. With the grocery shelves empty and toilet paper…

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Welcoming the Call-to-Action of Climate Change YOU ARE CALLED. TO THE FIRE. We are in the Fire. It’s all around us. We have two choices. Lose hope or… Video Credit: Dolf Vermeulen Creative YOU ARE INVITED to join us for a World Premiere, a Staged Reading of Feed the Fire. Feed the Fire is a new…

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Faith in your work. Faith in your skills. Faith in your obstacles. Faith in your fear. What if you poured faith into all aspects of your day and didn’t pause to look sideways or backwards, but instead, looked only forward? What could that mean for your impact? I’m not suggesting going rogue and leaving your…

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