What's New at SWOVA


SWOVA Welcomes a New Executive Director

We are very pleased to welcome Angela McIntyre to the SWOVA team.  Angela recently returned to Canada after having lived and worked in Africa since 1993. Angela comes with over 20 years’ experience in international development, including program development, project management and research for policy and advocacy. Her work spans a broad range of themes,… Read more »

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Noel, Kai, and Andrea @ Sparkfest 2015

SparkFest – Sparkling Inspiration

Sparkfest is the annual SWOVA fundraiser that the youth from Pass It On organize. This year on April 30, they really outdid themselves: Music by Ashleigh Ball from Hey Ocean, Tara Maclean & Suzanne Little, spoken word from Morgan Klassen, and the GISS imrov team. Not only did the Pass It On youth organise the… Read more »

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Pass It On members with Coordinator/Facilitator Kate Nash

Nurture Commitment – By Kate Nash

As the last months of Pass it On pass by, I am confronted with the word commitment. We all practice commitment in our lives, more often unconsciously.  We are the most committed to our lovers, children, friends and habits, following through in our support without thought or question. Pass it on is a program that… Read more »

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