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Three Scholars Selected for Women of Inspiration Education Award presented by Syncrude

October 12, 2021

Fort McMurray, Alberta (October 12, 2021) — Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta (Girls Inc.) and Syncrude are thrilled to announce this year’s scholars of the Women of Inspiration Education Award presented by Syncrude. The three scholars are:  Areebah Mansoor for the Barb Jewers Memorial Scholarship Denna Flett for the Elsie Yanik Memorial Scholarship Laurell Pallot […]

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27th Annual Golf Tournament Fore Girls Inc. raises nearly $25,000

September 20, 2021

Fort McMurray, Alberta (September 17, 2021) — Over 70 golfers joined Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta (Girls Inc.) for the 27th Annual Golf Tournament Fore Girls Inc. presented by Fort McMurray First Nation Group of Companies on September 4. Golfers came together in a tie-dye spirit at Miskanaw Golf Club for a fun afternoon of […]

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You’re invited to our upcoming Annual General Meeting

May 1, 2021

Please join Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta on June 2, 2021 for our Annual General Meeting. This year’s meeting will be held virtually on Zoom starting at 7pm. RSVP to admin@girlsincofnorthernalberta.org by Monday, May 17 to receive your AGM package and meeting link.

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Press Release: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration raises $65K

March 16, 2021

Mosaic: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration a success for girls in Wood Buffalo Region Fort McMurray (March 16) — Over 300 attendees joined Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta (Girls Inc.) in celebrating and awarding five local women at its MOSAIC: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration presented by Bouchier on March 8, 2021. While honouring these […]

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Finning Canada STEM Award Recipients Announced

February 11, 2021

Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Finning Canada are honoured to share the two recipients of the Finning Canada STEM Award.  The $1000 scholarships are awarded to two young women from the Wood Buffalo Region that are studying a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related discipline.  This year the recipients are: Aparna Gupta and […]

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Two-day Women of Inspiration event: Farah Mohamed and Maryam Tsegaye to headline

February 1, 2021

Fort McMurray (TBC)— Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta is excited to announce more details about the Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration presented by Bouchier.  Mosaic: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration, presented by Bouchier, celebrates and honours five outstanding women of this community on International Women’s Day 2021: Monday, March 8, 2021 (6:30-8:30pm).   To highlight the […]

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Girls Inc of Northern Alberta Women of Inspiration Gala

Youngest Women of Inspiration Nominee Selected

January 15, 2021

Fort McMurray (January 15, 2021)— Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Bouchier are pleased to announce the final nominee in the Women of Inspiration 2020-2021 Series. The committee has selected 18-year-old Shreeya Patel, she was chosen because of her efforts related to empowering girls, leadership and involvement with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Patel […]

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