The 50 women, 50 life projects campaign, a success!

The Lise Watier Foundation is proud to announce that the “50 Women, 50 Life Projects” campaign has raised more than $260,000. We have exceeded our goal of raising the $250,000 needed to support 50 women in achieving financial independence. What a remarkable amount in these extraordinary times!

As we emerge from the pandemic, women living in socially, economically, or professionally vulnerable situations need more than ever concrete tools and support to become financially independent. Thanks to the support of our precious donors, the Foundation will be able to reinforce its action towards these women.

Thank you so much for supporting our cause!

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Do you also want to help women take the path to financial independence? You are convinced that with help and support, women can achieve a transformative professional project that will ensure a better future for them and their children?

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” I felt exhausted, so I questioned my future. The program changed my life!  It allowed me to refocus on my needs and visualize where I wanted to go. I met women who gave me confidence and shared their knowledge to help me start my own business.


Let's Start Up Program, Entrepreneurship stream

“I am so grateful for the Lise Watier Foundation’s financial aid for studies. Thanks to this support, I have the tools I need to become professionally accomplished and to live again. I am proud of where am today and know that my children are too…and you can’t put a price on that.” 


Let's Start Up Program, Education stream

“Go ahead, believe in your dreams because anything is possible, really, ANYTHING! Never, at 60, would I have thought it was possible… But thanks to the Let’s Start Up program, I have come out of my shell; I now realize how much potential I have, and I know I will make it.


Let's Start Up Program, Entrepreneurship stream

Major donors

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National Bank
Fondation J.A. DeSève
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Power Corporation of Canada