Alberta Network of Immigrant Women

You Are Invited yo Our NEW PROGRAM!

The Exploration in Citizen Leadership Program

Are You....


Wanting to make a positive change in the community?

Develop your leadership skills?

Interested in exploring the unknown?

If so The Explorations in Citizen Leadership Program Is Calling You!

The program format is not traditional! It is designed for immigrant women and men (Refugee, TFW, PR and Canadian citizen Status) of all ages, who want more engagement in the decisions impacting them as citizens in their communities.The Explorations in Citizen Leadership Program

  • You will be engaged, not just taught.
  • You will acquire new perspectctives on leading as a citizen.
  • You will meet and make connectctions with other emerging leaders.
  • You will gain skills to take action leading to positive change.

Program facilitators will guide your learning progress, and be available to help you explore the program content in various ways.

As a group, all program participants will contribute to each others’ learning, and help create the environment needed to explore effectively:

Leadership Program at a glance...

  • Weekly three-hour sessions running from October 2013 to May 2014
  • Weekly assignment
  • Full-day Saturday Retreat:Opening retreat (October 2013) & Closing Retreat (May 2014)
  • Pilot program of 12 participants
  • Learning groups of five to seven people for key activities
  • Cost $1500 (bursaries are available)

For more information please contact our advisors:

403.262.8040 ext 40



Monday, Aug. 19th 2013 at 5:30-6:30pm

Suite #107, 1409 Edmonton Trail Northeast, Calgary, AB, Canada

Come join us for a presentation on ANIW's The Explorations in Citizen Leadership Program. This event is for potential participants to get more information on the program design, delivery and goals. This program encompasses developing transferable skills to all aspects of life and to any discipline that include career development, skills development, management or executive leadership.

The Information Session will allow you to

  • Meet facilitators
  • Q & A with facilitators
  • Submit application forms
  • Bursaries available

We invite you to come with family, friends and colleagues to learn more about this new innovative leadership program for immigrant men and women.

Application deadline September 1st, 2013

2.) PROGRAM LAUCH EVENT - The Kahanoff Conference Centre (Room #201)

Friday, Sep. 27th 2013 at 10am-12pm

105 12 Avenue Southeast

Calgary, AB


Alberta Network of Immigrant Women (ANIW) would like to invite you to celebrate the launch of our Explorations in Citizen Leadership Program! We will be bringing distinguished guests, funders, non-profit organizations and the community at large to kick-start the program and give well wishes to our leadership program participants.