November 11th, 2010


Popular TV show hosts lend hand in supporting local women's shelter


Steven Sabados and Chris Hyndman (far left and right) of the CBC's Steven and Chris Show, take time out to meet with WomenAide founder Tracey Cairns and supporter Mario Furgiuele at last Thursday morning's taping at Studio 65. The show is partnering with WomenAide on a holiday drive to collect 3,000 goods-in-kind for local women's shelters. Courtesy photo

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October 27th, 2009

"2009 Urban Hero Award" presented to Tracey Cairns - Founder of WomenAide by the Toronto Community News

Winners celebrated in Etobicoke for the great work they do in their communities


Toronto Community News is pleased to announce the winners of the 2009 Urban Hero Awards - a group of individuals and organizations that work hard and selflessly to make our community better places to live, work and play.

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March 17th, 2009

InsideToronto.com writes an article about WomenAide's latest donation drive for Etobicoke's Ernestine's Women's Shelter.

Creature Comfort Donations Can Make All the Difference


WomenAide Founder/Director Tracey Cairns (in scarf standing far right) hosted friends and neighbours at a 'goods-in-kind' collection event at her Humber Valley home March 12. WomenAide collected 348 items in total, ranging from toiletries to a baby swing, to donate to Etobicoke's Ernestine's Women's Shelter.

By CYNTHIA REASON
March 17, 2009 12:07 PM

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