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Raffinée cosmetics

Refined cosmetics aims to create a community and raise funds to help women victims of domestic violence. The products are made without parabens and gluten and are not tested on animals. Refined cosmetics is also aware of the impact on the environment, which is why it is made only with recyclable materials. The brand’s slogan is: Challenges do not define you, they refine you.

Woman Entrepreneur: Mary-Ann Olila
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Graduate of the Let’s Start Up Program

The Lise Watier Foundation offers the Let’s Start Up program in Montreal, Toronto, Quebec City, the Laurentians and Montérégie. More than 200 women a year are committed to taking action through the Let’s Start Up program. They graduate with a better understanding of their strengths and skills, as well as the knowledge and tools to implement their professional project. Women thus begin a new journey towards financial independence through entrepreneurship, a return to school or a more fulfilling job.

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Fondation J.A. DeSève
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