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Women and Girls

 

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These stories about the Extraordinary Women and Girls in our community are made possible through the continued support of the Dorset Pier Mental Health as part of our Community Leaders Program.

<b>Women and girls:</b> An intrinsic business

Women and girls: An intrinsic business

The kinesiology graduate and personal trainer turned entrepreneur created an open gym.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Pretty Fly co. keeping Thunder Bay fly <b>(9 pictures)</b>

Women and Girls: Pretty Fly co. keeping Thunder Bay fly (9 pictures)

The local store on Algoma unlike anything in Thunder Bay.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Kwik co. made by and for women <b>(11 photos)</b>

Women and Girls: Kwik co. made by and for women (11 photos)

A sibling owned company is changing the face of comfortable and functional athletic wear.
Women and Girls: A business incubator

Women and Girls: A business incubator

Maelyn Hurley creating a platform for emerging artists, makers, and small business owners.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Shifting the conversation

Women and Girls: Shifting the conversation

The executive director of Faye Peterson House and owner of Modo Yoga has been and continues to stand up for women across Thunder Bay.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Women leading sustainability <b>(12 photos)</b>

Women and Girls: Women leading sustainability (12 photos)

Thunder Bay sisters are changing the face of sustainable clothing practices in our community.
Women and Girls: Women supporting women <b>(3 photos)</b>

Women and Girls: Women supporting women (3 photos)

PARO’s first Indigenous women-focused pilot program, Mooka’am Kwe: She Rises, a growing success.
Women and Girls: Elder in residence, Trish Monague, guiding students at Lakehead University

Women and Girls: Elder in residence, Trish Monague, guiding students at Lakehead University

Lakehead University’s elder-in-residence offers cultural healing and guidance to students and her communities.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Cutting-edge creations <b>(23 photos)</b>

Women and Girls: Cutting-edge creations (23 photos)

Internationally renowned artist, Sarah Link, has mastered the artistic world of Thunder Bay and beyond.
Women and Girls: A creative eye for business <b>(6 photos)</b>

Women and Girls: A creative eye for business (6 photos)

Local maker and artist, Linda Brown, is creating masterpieces in the art and business world.