Canadian Women's Foundation

SHE Magazine - Fall 2015

The bi-annual magazine of the Canadian Women's Foundation. SHE details stories and work in ending violence against women, moving women out of poverty and empowering girls.

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PHOTO COURTESY OF SON NGO. '' '' YOU SAID IT You can't be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute. —Tina Fey, actress, comedian, writer, producer NOTHING HAPPENS UNTIL YOU DECIDE. MAKE A DECISION AND WATCH YOUR LIFE MOVE FORWARD. — Oprah Winfrey, television host and philanthropist DECIDING TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE I am part of the movement to end violence against women because I grew up in a family where my mom experienced abuse. Those memories stayed with me, but now as an adult I'm no longer afraid, angry or helpless. I want to make a difference now more than ever because of my daughter. Participating in this movement will help spread the lessons that I'm passing on to Sophie, to other little girls and boys as well. —Son Ngo, a Vancouver participant in Move for Hope, a one-hour workout that raises funds for women's shelters and violence prevention programs across Canada I'M NOT TELLING YOU IT'S GOING TO BE EASY— I'M TELLING YOU IT'S GOING TO BE WORTH IT. — Art Williams, entrepreneur, author, coach SHARE YOUR FEEDBACK WITH US! TAKE OUR READER SURVEY AT

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