Archives annuelles: 2020

« Se rassembler entre becs sucrés », an activity to support the Lise Watier Foundation

December 16, 2020

For some time now, the Lise Watier Foundation has been collaborating with A7ressources, a Quebec based company specialized in corporate training, coaching and virtual events.  In order to support the Lise Watier Foundation, A7ressources organizes a free activity next December 30th to break isolation during the holidays. The participants will cook cookies during the RELATO moment « Se rassembler entre becs sucrés »They will l...

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Mrs Lise Watier talks about the Foundation at Benezra Reçoit

December 9, 2020

On December 4th, Mrs Watier participated in the show Benezra Reçoit, hosted by Sonia Benezra and broadcasted on CREA TV. Through a friendly conversation, Mrs. Watier confided by sharing in all humility her career as a businesswoman. She talks about her accomplishments, but also obstacles she faced. "Prove them wrong" her grandfather once told her. That motto has always driven her to pursue her goals and led her to be the exceptional woman she is today. In...

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The Let’s Start Up program is now offered in English!

December 2, 2020

The Lise Watier Foundation is proud to announce that the first cohort of the Let's Start Up program will be launched in January 2021 in Montreal in collaboration with the Women's Y of Montreal. The Let's Start Up program will allow participants to follow the program in English. Therefore, they will be able to use the pedagogical materials and follow the guidance offered by the counsellors and the entrepreneurship experts in English. The Lise Watier Foundation decided...

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Fall cohorts of the Let’s Start Up program are started

November 11, 2020

The Lise Watier Foundation has put in place all the conditions so that the Let's Start Up program can be offered safely this fall in our four regions, despite the pandemic. Women are therefore continuing their learning in its entirety and continue to receive individualized support that will allow them to develop their skills and, ultimately, approach financial independance. They also have access to the Let's start up virtual community to exchange ideas and break isolation....

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Ball 2020: Le bal… Autrement

June 3, 2020

While we are going through an unprecedented period of instability, women in situation of economic or social vulnerability are particularly affected. More than ever, they need to be supported in their commitment so that they can achieve financial independence in a sustainable manner, with pride and confidence. Thus, the Lise Watier Foundation's Let’s Start Up program is more relevant today than ever. Pending the return of the Ball to its original formula in 2021, the Foundation...

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