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Pay Equity Breakfast
April 13, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am$50.00
Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie is hosting a Pay Equity Breakfast on April 13th, 2022. This will be their first in-person event since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The guest speaker for the event is Kadie Ward, Commissioner and CAO, Pay Equity Commission, Ontario Ministry of Labour. Kadie will cover a variety of topics around the importance of pay equity, economic recovery, tourism, hospitality, and small retail, followed by a Q&A.
There will be tea and coffee and a breakfast buffet catered by Chef Melanie Robinson, owner of Orillia’s Eclectic Café. The event will be held on April 13th, 8AM-9:30AM at Creative Nomad Studios, 23 Mississauga Street West, Orillia.
Tickets are available individually and as tables of 6.
To purchase tickets, visit www.trellis.org/payequity2022
Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie would like to thank their Workforce Development Sponsor for the event, the City of Orillia Business Development Office. Thank you to the two Orillia branches of Scotiabank, the event’s Coffee/Tea Sponsors.
Funds raised from the event will go directly to Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie and the programs they run for women in the Simcoe County area, including their Professional Clothing Assistance program, their Breakfast Club program, and their Professional Women’s Group program. These three programs are designed to help women get the job interview and have the appropriate clothing for it; gain the confidence and skills to attain meaningful employment; and retain employment and grow professionally and personally.