International Womens Day, March 8th

March 8th 2020, Unifor Local 199 Women’s Committee held a Craft and Wellness Fair to support women entrepreneurs and support help women in our community.  Members of the public who attended the fair could purchase one of a kind hand made crafts & clothes, home made all natural honey products, meet author Jessica Victoria or have a professional portrait taken by Leann Fang. All the vendors made a donation to attend,  all proceeds from the event and raffles will be donated to Gillian’s Place.

We would like to thank our members,  friends and family who attended, the retires for the use of the lounge and the vendors.

These types of event, takes time to plan and requires a big commitment from the organizers,  on behalf of the Executive Board of Local 199 and the Women in the community who will benefit, we would like to thank recognise; the Women’s Committee, Carly Davidson, Kate Semenchuk & Lorie Peacock and event volunteers Jessica McCourt, Shauna Canton, Amanda White & Erika Mauro who donated their time to make this event a success.

Vendors that attended 

  • Leann Fang’s Photography
  • Handmade By Grace
  • The Creative Mommy
  • Silver Linings
  • Delicious Food with Mel Epicure
  • Voxxlife
  • Sweet Legs with Lisa Tremblay
  • Diva Lounge Lash Extensions
  • Self Help Author Jessica Victoria
  • One of A Kind Craft Boutique
  • Heather Bees Honey and Beeswax Candles
  • Tiber River All-Natural Products
  • Ginger’s Precious Creations
  • Creation Crafts by Holly