Convening of The MATCH Fund’s East African Partners in Nairobi, Kenya

“A tree is stronger when roots are spread, deepen, and intertwine with other roots. Our organizations will work the same way.” – Cynthia (Boxgirls Kenya) on the importance of forming connections between grassroots feminist organizations in Eastern Africa.  On April 23-24 2019, The MATCH Fund’s East African partners gathered in Nairobi, Kenya for a two-day[…]

The MATCH Fund and Equality Fund Take Women Deliver

Ahead of Women Deliver 2019, history was made. On June 2nd, we introduced the Equality Fund to the world – a collaboration between philanthropists, investors, and government designed by women, for women to get unprecedented amounts of money into the hands of women and girls at the grassroots. At the YWCA in Vancouver, The Honourable[…]

Le Fonds MATCH démarre la toute première Semaine de l’égalité des sexes avec son événement « L’égalité des sexes dans un monde millénaire »

Le Fonds MATCH international pour la femme a donné le coup d’envoi à la toute première Semaine de l’égalité des sexes avec notre événement intitulé «L’égalité des sexes dans un monde millénaire ».  Le 24 septembre, plus de 150 féministes ont rempli le Rideau Club à Ottawa dans le but de parler de l’égalité des[…]

The MATCH Fund Kicks Off Canada’s First Ever Gender Equality Week with “Gender Equality in a Millennial World” Event

The MATCH International Women’s Fund kicked off Canada’s first ever Gender Equality Week with our event “Gender Equality in a Millennial World”. On September 24, over 150 feminists packed the Rideau Club in Ottawa to discuss gender equality and millennials, global women’s movements and organizations, and Canada’s role in achieving gender equality in our lifetime.[…]

MEDIA ADVISORY: The MATCH Fund to release national survey results on millennials and their gender equality expectations

Survey findings to also shed light on millennials’ positions vis-à-vis Canada’s global role in funding gender equality globally. (OTTAWA, September 21, 2018). Monday, on the first day of Gender Equality Week, The MATCH International Women’s Fund (The MATCH Fund) will release the findings of a nation-wide survey of millennials and their expectations of achieving gender equality[…]

Annual General Meeting – 2015

We invite you to join us as we reflect on all that we have accomplished together over the past twelve months and as we look ahead to the opportunities 2015/2016 brings. WHEN Wednesday, June 3, 2015 | 4pm – 6pm WHERE The MATCH International Women’s Fund Office | 1404 Scott Street | Ottawa | K1Y[…]

MATCH Manitoba Luncheon

You’re Invited!

MATCH Manitoba invites you to their Fundraising Luncheon for The MATCH International Women’s Fund. Sunday, February 1, 2015 1:30pm – 3:30pm Neechi Commons, 865 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB Speakers: Kenny Daodu: Action on Violence against Women in Nigeria Diane Redsky: Action on Violence against Women in Canada Tickets: $45.00 with tax receipt for $20.00. For[…]

Finding Beauty in the Middle

It is no secret that in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), women face incredible obstacles. Decades of conflict and insecurity has caused mass displacement, high civilian casualties, and greatly reduced the educational and economic opportunities for women. Sexual violence has reached epidemic proportions, with one report indicating that an average of 48 women are raped[…]