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ONWA Postpones 4th Annual She Is Wise Conference to June 2022

ONWA Postpones 4th Annual She Is Wise Conference to June 2022 Toronto, ON – Following increased concern about the recent COVID-19 Omicron variant, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is postponing this years’ 4th Annual She Is Wise Conference scheduled for February 14-16, 2022, in Toronto, ON at the Marriott Eaton Center. The Conference will […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 20225 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Congratulations to the winners of the Indigenous Youth Anti-Bullying Art Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the Indigenous Youth Anti-Bullying Art Contest ONWA’s Youth Life Promotion program held an contest asking Indigenous youth to submit artwork for an Anti-Bullying Day T-shirts, to showcase our commitment to preventing bullying and focusing on treating all people with kindness and respect. The winning design will be showcased on a […]

by ahnationtalk on December 14, 202121 Views

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Category: JusticeText

ONWA Honours Indigenous Women’s Right to Safety on Human Rights Day

ONWA Honours Indigenous Women’s Right to Safety on Human Rights Day Thunder Bay, ON – Today, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) recognizes the United Nation’s Human Rights Day. This day is observed every year on December 10th — the day the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted in 1948. ONWA maintains that […]

by ahnationtalk on December 10, 202122 Views

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Category: JusticeText

Indigenous Organizations Raise Flag to End Violence Against Women

Indigenous Organizations Raise Flag to End Violence Against Women Thunder Bay, ON – On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women (White Ribbon Day), the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) and Beendigen are honoured to raise the Wrapped in Courage flag in solidarity to end violence against women. Thirty-two years ago […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 202125 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

ONWA hosts 6th Annual Poetry Night

ONWA hosts 6th Annual Poetry Night Thunder Bay, ON – On November 25th, the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) will be hosting its 6th Annual Poetry Night, created to raise awareness about violence against women. Poetry Night coincides with the first day of […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 202127 Views

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ONWA Celebrates 50 Years Since Incorporation

ONWA Celebrates 50 Years Since Incorporation Thunder Bay, ON – On November 17, 1971, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) was officially incorporated. Today, we celebrate 50 years of ONWA and the Indigenous women’s movement. ONWA is now the oldest and largest Indigenous women’s agency in Canada! At the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA), we […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 202194 Views

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Type: Jobs

Branch Manager

Branch Manager This position requires the successful candidate to live within the community of Timmins, Ontario to provide services to Indigenous Women and their Families.  ONWA MANDATE The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is a not for profit organization that empowers and supports Indigenous women and their families in the province of Ontario. ONWA encourages […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 20210 Views

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Lee Maracle Remembered

Lee Maracle Remembered The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) wishes to honour the courage, wisdom, kindness and humour of Lee Maracle. Turtle Island mourns the passing of our warrior sister, Lee Maracle to the Spirit World. Her activism flowed through the power of her words giving voice and equitable narrative to Indigenous women. As we […]

by ahnationtalk on November 15, 202125 Views

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ONWA is participating with Jobs Canada in a Virtual Career Fair!

ONWA is participating with Jobs Canada in a Virtual Career Fair! 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Eastern Time) Tuesday, November 16th, 2021 This multi-sector recruitment event is open to all organizations and visitors across Ontario. ONWA will be there advertising our current and up coming jobs and live chatting with interested job seekers! Get your […]

by ahnationtalk on November 10, 202131 Views

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Community Wellness Worker

Community Wellness Worker ONWA MANDATE The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is a not for profit organization that empowers and supports Indigenous women and their families in the province of Ontario. ONWA encourages the participation of Indigenous women in the development of Federal, Provincial, Municipal/Local government policies that impact their lives and ensure issues affecting […]

by pmnationtalk on November 3, 20210 Views

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