Sarnia women’s day event raises over $11K

(From left to right) Robin Cooke, Jennifer Vansteenkiste, Anna Lakey, Martine Creasor, Josephine Ethier, Vicky Ducharme, and Tarin Oxley at the Chamber's International Women's Day charity event in Sarnia. March 2023. (Photo by Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce)

Over $11,000 was raised during this year’s International Women’s Day charity event in Sarnia.

Money raised from the event, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce, will be split between The Women’s Interval Home and Circles Lambton.

The evening featured a variety of exceptional speakers, including Shoebox Project Chair Annabelle Rayson, Bridges Global Founder and CEO Elizabeth Solitis, Famous 5 CEO Frances Wright, and Future Black Female Founder Tapo Chimbganda.

Title sponsors for the event included Enbridge, Bluewater Power, Imperial Sarnia, Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership, Sarnia-Lambton Workforce Development Board, Exit Realty Twin Bridge and Blackburn Media.