Malvern’s young women share empowerment with Grade 8 girls

More than 200 girls attended the fifth annual Grade 8 Girls Conference hosted by the Malvern Young Women’s Empowerment Group on April 29. The event took place at Malvern CI from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and featured workshops, a keynote presentation, lunch and more. The conference was a way for Grade 8 girls attending […]

Pulling for vulnerable women

If you want to pull an 8,083 kg truck in your running shoes, it sure helps to have level ground. Homelessness advocate Lia Grimanis felt that firsthand on Dec. 12, her 42nd birthday, when she set a new Guinness world record for the heaviest vehicle pulled 100 feet by a woman. “You’re either being chased […]