Vote for Joanne Melville to Reduce Child Poverty

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Help SCWIST’s Founder Joanne Melville Raise $10K to Reduce Child Poverty


Vote for the YWCA Community Award

Help raise $10,000 for a great cause simply by voting for the YWCA Women of Distinction’s Connecting the Community Award!


Joanne MelvilleReducing child poverty

Poverty exerts dramatic effects on the lives of children.  As an educator, I have seen how poverty robs children of the opportunity to develop their abilities and talents. I support YWCA Metro Vancouver in its work to enable every child to thrive and succeed through its initiatives in reducing child poverty initiative which develops safe and affordable housing for single parent families.



Joanne is a nominee for the 2015 YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Education, Training and Development. Read more.


Please note:

Supporters may vote once every 24 hours from their computer until Friday, May 15 at 12pm.

The Connecting the Community Award is made possible by Scotiabank.


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