International Women’s Day Celebration with Bonnie Crombie

Old Mill Conference Centre 21 Old Mill Rd, Toronto, ON M8X 1G5

Thursday, March 7, 2024

6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

The Ontario Women’s Liberal Commission (OWLC) and the Ontario Liberal Party (OLP) are proud to present:

Join us on the eve of International Women’s Day for a celebration of the women of the Ontario Liberal Party, in support of the Margaret Campbell Fund. This year’s IWD theme is “Inspire Inclusion”, calling on us all to forge a more inclusive world for women. All are welcome as we come together to recognize the progress made and the work ahead, including a keynote speech by Ontario Liberal Leader Bonnie Crombie, followed by a panel discussion.

Date: Thursday, March 7, 6:30-9 PM

In Person Location: Old Mill Conference Centre (Old Mill subway station), Etobicoke

Tickets: $40 / $30 for Ontario Young Liberals (age 25 and below). Those who cannot make it to Etobicoke can also join virtually — virtual tickets are available here.

Agenda Highlights

6:30-7:15 Networking and registration

7:15 Welcome from our hosts: OWLC President Marilyn Raphael (2022 candidate in Brampton South) and OWLC EVP Nadia Guerrera (2022 candidate in York South—Weston)

Opening remarks: OLP President Kathryn McGarry

7:20 Keynote address: Bonnie Crombie, Leader of the Ontario Liberal Party

7:35-8:10 Panel discussion: Scarborough-Guildwood MPP Andrea Hazell, Amber Bowen (Education; 2022 candidate in Ajax), Palwashah Ali (Young Liberals; PLA President in Thornhill), Lee Fairclough (Healthcare; 2022 candidate in Etobicoke-Lakeshore)

8:10-9:00 Inspiration Activity & Networking

Proceeds go to the Ontario Women’s Liberal Association. A tax receipt will be issued for the ticket price less the per-person cost of the event, and you will be eligible for a tax credit of up to 75%. For more events like this, please consider donating to the Margaret Campbell Fund, the Ontario Liberal fund specifically for electing women candidates.