About Us

Our Team
Our Collective
Our Funders


Our Team

Exectutive Director

Sofia, our Executive Director can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 4 and at executivedirector@vfwomenscentre.com
 

Operations Manager

Véronique, our Operations Manager can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 5 and at: programs@vfwomenscentre.com

Women's Advocate

Olimpia, our Women's Advocate can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 1, cell # (867) 336-1962, and at: womensadvocate@vfwomenscentre.com.


Housing Coordinator

Raquel, our Housing Coordinator can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 2, cell # (867) 334-4307 and at: housing@vfwomenscentre.com.
 

Healthy Babies Healthy Futures

Jasmin, is our Healthy Babies Healthy Futures Program Coordinator and can be reached at 667-2693 ext. 3, cell # (867) 667-4134, and at: cpnp@vfwomenscentre.com.
 

Community Kitchen

Betty is our Community Kitchen Manager and can be contacted via our Operations Manager (above).
 

Drop-In, Volunteer and Communications Coordinator
Monica, our Drop-In, Volunteer and Communications Coordinator, can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 0 and at: admin@vfwomenscentre.com.

 

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Our Collective

The Victoria Faulkner Women's Centre is governed by a Board of Directors.

Board of Directors

Amanda - Chair

Lois – Vice Chair

Josi – Treasurer

Aparna – Secretary

Iris, Cindy, Mandy, Saba, Samantha, Julianna, Fabienne are our Directors. 

For information about joining our Board of Directors, contact us.
 

Our 2022 Annual General Meeting will take place Thursday Sept. 15. Members are welcome, and encouraged, to attend!

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Our Funders

Our funding comes from a diverse mix of grants and sponsorships from all levels of governments, foundations, organizations, and individuals.

Government of Canada

  • Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Canada Summer Jobs
  • Justice Canada
  • Reaching Home


Yukon Government

  • Women’s Directorate
  • Department of Justice
  • Health and Social Services Insured Health and Hearing Services
  • Community Development Fund
  • Advanced Education
  • Employment and Training Services
  • STEP
  • SCP


City of Whitehorse

  • Recreation Fund
  • Municipal Services Grant
  • Environment Grant


Foundations

  • Holland America
  • Girls Action Foundation
  • Canadian Women’s Foundation
  • United Way Yukon
  • Rotary Rendezvous
  • Lions Club
  • Second Harvest Food Rescue

We also receive donations and discounts from many individuals, groups, and companies.
A HUGE thank you to our most frequent, or most recent, donors: 

  • Yukon Tech Inc.
  • ATCO Electric
  • NGC Builders
  • G&P Distributing
  • Bean North
  • Midnight Sun Coffee Roasters
  • Alpine Bakery
  • Superstore
  • Shopper's Drug Mart
  • Wykes Independent Grocers
  • Bethany Church
  • Blackbird Bakery
  • Due North Maternity & Baby
  • Second Harvest Food Rescue
  • Java Connection
  • Maryhouse
  • Whitehorse Church of Nazarene
  • Riverside Bakery
  • Save on Foods
  • Love2Thrift
  • The Chocolate Claim
  • Nakai Theatre
  • Winterlong Brewing
  • Tru Earth
  • Yoga with Erica
  • Yukon First Nations Educational Directorate
  • 'Sierra's Seniors group' - Copper Ridge Place
  • Can Do Meat & Sausage
  • Artist Maya Rosenberg
  • and individual donors!
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