Please follow the link below to watch our Executive Director, Kripa Sekhar, as seen on CityNews Toronto. m.citynews.ca/2014/05/30/torontos-south-asian-community-confronts-violence-against-women-at-home
The Lotus Women’s Club Hosts
Cooking with Heena
Learn to cook from a chef and enjoy a delicious lunch that you create!
Proceeds will support the South Asian Women’s Centre in Toronto
Date: Sunday May 25th, 2014
Time: 11:30am to 2:00pm
11:30am – 12:45 pm – cooking class
1:00 – 2:00 pm – lunch & presentation by Kripa Sekhar, Executive Director,
South Asian’s Women’s Centre
Location: Heena’s home
2449 Presquile Dr, Oakville, L6H 0B8
Tickets: $20 LWC members
A portion of ticket proceeds will go to support the South Asian
Women’s Centre; additional monetary donations will also be
Clothing donations: We will be accepting donations of gently
used ethnic clothing (kurthas, salvar, saris), which will be
donated to the sewing program at the South Asian Women’s Centre.
Come Join us in Celebrating over 30 Years of Service to the Community on January 17, 2014 at 6:30pm You can donate now! Our Charitable number is 129426425 RP0001
**REQUEST FOR RESPONDENTS**
The South Asian Women’s Centre is currently conducting a project entitled – “There is no ‘honour’ in violence against women and children.” As part of the project, we are conducting a needs assessment and would like to request your help in completing the 10 minute survey below.
Here is the link:
Thank you in advance for all your help.
If you have any questions and/or concerns, please contact Manivilie Kanagasabapathy – firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-537-2276 ext 230.
Joined press conference with Kripa Sekhar, Executive Director of South Asian Women Centre(SAWC); Shalini Kononur, Executive Director of South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (SALCO); Vijaya Chikermane, Executive Director of Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP); and Neethan Shan, Executive Director of Council of Agencies Serving South Asians (CASSA) is held at (SAWC) and attended by diverse South Asian community members. The conference is covered by
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The Globe and Mail with Kripa Sekhar If hospitals are worried about female feticide, they should be conducting community consultations before shaping any policies, said Kripa Sekhar, executive director of South Asian Women’s Centre in Toronto. While concerned about the possibility of female feticide, she believes more research should be done before conclusions can be reached. “You want to protect women, but in the
An excerpt from any article with Kripa Sekhar Globe and Mail The South Asian Women’s Centre in Toronto is one of the organizations that suffered as a result. Kripa Sekhar, the executive director, said she hasn’t seen any noticeable drop in demand for services, despite statistics that show a 10-point drop in immigrants arriving in Toronto from 2006 to 2010. But after losing more