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Celebrating women: Who we are and can be

By Allan Britnell, Editor-in-Chief, News Canada

(NC) Whether you are looking for a gift, support, financial advice or a new place to shop there are many companies and organizations who are working help make the world a more equitable place. In honour of International Women’s Day, here are four ways you can support women all around the world.

Give for girl power
To honour someone you care about for International Women's Day consider a meaningful gift that will pay it forward. For example, Plan International Canada has a $50 “Girl Power” gift to help create safer schools and brighter futures, providing nourishment, education and protection for girls and young women around the world.