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These stories about the Extraordinary Women and Girls in our community are made possible through the continued support of the White, Macgillivray, Lester as part of our Community Leaders Program.

<b>Women and Girls:</b> Aesthetician supporting veterans with free scar camouflage treatment

Women and Girls: Aesthetician supporting veterans with free scar camouflage treatment

Alodie Mergulhao has been running Ageless Aesthetics Studio in Thunder Bay for the past two years and wants to show her gratitude to veterans and those currently serving by offering free scar camouflage treatment for the first three weeks in November in honour of Remembrance Day.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Local woman competes in Ironman world championships

Women and Girls: Local woman competes in Ironman world championships

Thunder Bay's Kayla Kjellman is embracing the chance to push her limits at the Ironman world championships in Hawaii.
Summit helps local leaders address employees' mental health

Summit helps local leaders address employees' mental health

Two Thunder Bay women are looking to arm employers with tools to support employee mental health, an issue put in the spotlight by the COVID-19 pandemic.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Crafted with care

Women and Girls: Crafted with care

Aspiring teacher and entrepreneur Ashley Perry found inspiration and support for her crafting business after moving north.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> A life after addiction

Women and Girls: A life after addiction

Wabason will be telling her story at the Rockin’ Recovery event at the Marina on Sep 7.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> 18-year-old Thunder Bay teen brings her handmade jewellery line

Women and Girls: 18-year-old Thunder Bay teen brings her handmade jewellery line

An avid lover of jewellery is creating something for everyone.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Love, from the shores of Superior

Women and Girls: Love, from the shores of Superior

Reaghan Howard is making art out of pebbles and glass from the shores of Lake Superior.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> Towards a sustainable future: bath and body edition

Women and Girls: Towards a sustainable future: bath and body edition

Jen Mitchell and Sarah Blando's new business model evolves around reuse.
<b>Women and Girls:</b> From Thunder Bay to Broadway and back again

Women and Girls: From Thunder Bay to Broadway and back again

Thunder Bay’s own Jessica Smith has just returned from an unforgettable trip to New York
Women and Girls: A unique opportunity for young women to build trades skills on Porphyry Island

Women and Girls: A unique opportunity for young women to build trades skills on Porphyry Island

Young women aged 14 to 18 have a unique opportunity to build their experience in the trades while camping on Porphyry Island this summer.
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