Evio Community — Feminism

Sara Moncrieff: A Journey Through Self Love

If you walked into a room filled with strangers, chances are you would gravitate towards Sara Moncrieff. She has a very special type of energy that if you walked into a room filled with strangers, chances are you would gravitate towards Sara. In this interview, she talks about her powerful journey through self love.

Diana Olsen, Founder + President of Balzac’s Coffee Roasters

An interview by Be The Next Her with Diana Olsen, the founder, and president of Balzac's Coffee Roasters. Read more on her challenges in the industry as a woman, her inspirations, and more!

Devery Jacobs: Standing Up For What She Believes In

This young actress (seen starring in the current season of CTV's Cardinal, the new season of America Gods and the new Netflix Original The Order) is the queen of doing the right thing, handling lemons with grace, and standing up for what she believes in.

Digital Diversity: Together We Can Improve Tech for Everyone

It’s a no-brainer that technology should be informed by the audiences that use it, and that includes women, girls, and non-binary folks of all races, ages, sexual preferences, and abilities.  Coding and digital skills have become an important part of many industries, it’s not just for developers.

Courtney-Anne Craft & Amber Stafford: Founders of Garden Party

C.A & Amber Stafford are the founders of Garden Party which provides horticultural services from full residential garden design, to maintenance, to indoor and storefront greenery, with a focus on pollinator-friendly and native plants.

Andrea Anders: Dynamic Leader at Award-Winning Agency Faulhaber Communications

When the Vice President of Faulhaber Communications hangs out for a glass of lemonade, you listen up. As a dynamic leader at the award-winning agency, Andrea Anders teaches us a thing or two about turning lemons into lemonade, the art of writing birthday cards, and the perfect temperature coffee.

Farah Nasser: Co-anchor of Global Toronto

Ten years ago Farah Nasser was offered the opportunity of a lifetime, one that would have her moving to the US and anchoring a high profile job. Through an extensive career that has had her reporting globally, Farah believes it’s through “traditional media to be a voice for the voiceless.”

How Paulette Senior Is Leading A National Gender Equality Movement

With the rise of the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements, as well as the global women’s marches taking place all over the world, the spotlight on women’s rights and gender equality has taken front stage. However, even in Canada, we still have a long way to go to achieve equality for all women – not just for some.

Meet Tania Cyalume: Chemist + Cannabis Community Builder

As cannabis laws evolve, so does Cyalume. Her most recent endeavour has been the Bloom High Tea Social Club, a pop-up gathering for guests to gather over edibles such as cannabis-infused teaschocolates, and the popular lavender lemonade. Events are announced through Bloom High Tea Social Club on Facebook and Instagram.

Cycle Awareness

Mine, yours, ours - it was always a topic I felt confident discussing openly, in an attempt to charge through the stigmas surrounding a more public discussion of menstruation.Despite how comfortable and confident I feel about my own experiences, I still feel the pressure to “fake it” in many environments and situations

No, Moms, The Gender Pay Gap Is Not On Us

That’s one of the enduring myths about the disparity between male and female earnings — that it primarily results from women’s choices to structure their careers around having children. Or because they choose careers in less lucrative fields than men.

Artist Jessica Gorlicky on Creativity, Confidence and Cannabis

For Jessica Gorlicky, a typical day might include turning cartwheels across a New York City crosswalk, painting in an impromptu studio outside Miami’s Fontainebleau hotel, or spending two hours getting body painted for a performance in Montreal.