Community Service, Advocacy, Education and Social Networking. As a branch of the Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario, a not-for-profit, charitable organization, working with and for women in urban, rural and small town Ontario, we offer education programming and community support; advocate for social, environmental and economic change,and work towards the personal growth of all women, for home and country. We envision an Ontario where women work together for safe, healthy communities and pursue an enriched and balanced lifestyle. We are a non-partisan, non-sectarian and non-racial organization. For more information, please contact us or come out and join us for an interesting evening of fun and social interaction.
Each month the Women Empowered WI will host a ROSE Program - Reaching Ontario, Sharing Education. These educational programs are open to the public. ROSE Programs seek to increase awareness of important social issues and healthy living; heighten the visibility of community, rural and urban issues and improve the status of women. Everyone is welcome.
Secretary - Terry Biggar
Treasurer - Michelle Brusutti
Director - Margaret Byl
Applications are now being accepted for vendor/exhibitors. WI Member Vendors receive a $5.00 discount!
Vendor Registrations will be updated daily
Scroll down to see our registered vendors
Correction: Expo times are 10 am to 5 pm
WOMEN EMPOWERED WI IS
PROUD TO SUPPORT PATHSTONE MENTAL HEALTH
SPEAKERS & PRESENTERS
Watch for updates to our spectacular line-up of speakers and presenters! (subject to change without notice)
Christian Perras - “Relieving Stress with Financial Clarity for Women”
Janice Campopiano - “Managing Anxiety in the Business World”
Lisa Ellis - “ You attract what you believe you are”
Shannon Mitchell - "Young Women in Politics: Identifying and Breaking Barriers"
Pathstone Mental Health - To be announced
Timothy Housser - “Your Life Your Legacy (Taking Away Your Anxiety)”
Scroll down for our current list of Vendors
2019 International Women’s Day Expo
Registered Vendors and Exhibitors in Alphabetical Order
(Subject to change without notice) updated February 17, 2019 @ 5:46 pm
WOW - CHECK OUT THE UPDATED VENDOR/EXHIBITOR LIST
ADELAIDE HUNTER HOODLESS HOMESTEAD – Birthplace of Adelaide Hunter Hoodless was purchased by the Federated Women’s Institutes of Canada in 1959 and restored as an historic site. Owned & operated by FWIC/WI CANADA, it also houses the national office.
ARBONNE – Skincare, nutrition & cosmetics. All pure, safe & beneficial. European guidelines, Vegan and Gluten free.
BOOST YOUR HEALTH WELLNESS CENTRE - Offers various bilingual motivational workshops and retreats. Lisa is a Reiki Master/Teacher ~ Energy Healer ~ Yoga Teacher~ Life Coach ~Certified Hypnotherapist and a Psychic Medium.
COSTCO - Memberships
DESIGNS BY Diane (Bella) – one-of-a- kind essential and non-essential oil bracelets, charms
DESIGNS BY RITA & Ev - Doll clothes, aprons and knitted dog apparel
DIGNITY MEMORIAL - Life well celebrated
DOGGIE DELIGHTS by Arrin Handley
doTerra– purse size essential oils
DREAM CHAIR MASSAGE - is a mobile onsite massage service for businesses & events
EDWARD JONES – Financial Clarity for Women with Christian Perras
EPICURE – spices, seasonings, gourmet delights & more
ERLAND LEE MUSEUM HOME – Birthplace of the Women’s Institutes est. 1897 owned & operated by Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario (FWIO)
ESSENCE OF YOU - crystals, smudging items, pendulums, crystal jewelry, colour light facial treatments, clairvoyant mediumship readings by Venessa Hurst
FROM MY KITCHEN - Jams and Jellies
HARDT DESIGNS - Ladies fashions, jewellery and purses
HEALING WITHIN "BODY, MIND & SPIRIT" - Connecting to Spirit to bring forth messages to their loved ones left behind
HIPPY CHIC JEWELS – is all about one-of-a-kind jewellery, hair accessories, ornaments and greeting cards.
HOLLYWOOD EYE MAGIC - with Michelle, Beauty Consultant
INTUITIVE READINGS WITH SUSAN WINNING – Tarot card readings along with Mediumship. Selling of Divining Rods.
JADE’S PET GROOMING & GOURMET TREATS – Organic dog and cat treats, toys and grooming products including shampoo, toothpaste etc.
JAQUI CREATIONS – Toys, Tea Cozies, Knitted products
JEWELZ PSYCHIC MEDIUM & CERTIFIED COACH - Julie Murray
KAREN'S COOKIE JAR - Iced sugar cookies
MAGNOLIA AND VINE - Interchangeable purses, snap jewelry and accessories
MARY KAY – Nourished, younger looking skin with award winning products. Chromafusion colour – 12 hour shadows for 24 hour women. Personalized customer service!
MENTAL HEALTH & WELLNESS – Information table
MELALEUCA – natural health and cleaning products for the home & family
MORNING SUN ENERGY HEALING - Reiki energy healing therapy, that promotes relaxation and balance in mind, body and soul.
NORWEX – Improving quality of life by radically reducing chemicals in our homes while saving time and money
ORIGAMI OWL - Charms
PAMPERED CHEF – Kitchen, gourmet and home products
PARK LANE JEWELLERY & SCARVES – Fashions designed by Lorie Tokolo
POSH GALS LEGGINGS & MORE – stylish leggings and more.
PURPLE SHAMROCK CREATIONS - Fine handmade knit & crochet items, baby items, blankets, sweaters, totes, hats & scarves
RACHEL CLARKE-SMITH – Offering therapeutic massage and the gentle healing energy of Reiki. A natural way to wellness.
READINGS BY ROSEMARY & MARGARET - tarot, angel cards, photographs and pendulum readings
REFRACTION GLASS WORKS - Hand made Sun catchers
REVITAL U –Smart Coffee. Find out how simple it is to lose weight and feel great drinking coffee.
ROYAL LEPAGE - Janice Campopiano Sales Representative
SCENTSY – Fragrances and products for the home
SHAKLEE CANADA– is a health and wellness company. They are committed to providing products that are in harmony with nature.
SMITTENS OF NIAGARA - recyclable mittens
SOOTHING PETALS– herbal ointments, handmade soaps, hand lotions, lip balms, essential oils & gemstone bracelets.
SPIRITED CREATIONS BY LINDA – I am a Medium/Tarot Reader. I have been gifted with being able to talk to Spirit, both human and animal.
SUMMER OF LOVE CREATIONS - Cement statues & creations
THE RIVER NIAGARA 105.1 - www.105theriver
THIRTY ONE GIFTS – Fun and functional organization all for you, your home & family! From totes to purses to home décor and so much more!
THRIVE MIND, BODY & SOUL - Thrive is a metaphysical boutique offering crystals, pendulums, sage, incense, singing bowls and more.
TUPPERWARE, Sarah Robbins Consultant – Helping women start their own home business. Tupperware for cooking and storing food products.
TWO LI'L DOGGS -
VOXXLIFE – Wearable neurotech that improves strength, balance, mobility and range of motion
WOMEN EMPOWERED WOMEN’S INSTITUTE – Learn more about the Women’s Institutes; community service, socializing and networking with women. Non-profit, Charitable organization – a branch of FWIO & member of WI Canada/FWIC
Celebrating 122 Years of WI, Members of Beamsville WI, Virgil WI & Women Empowered WI donated Comfort Bears to Gillian's Place on February 19, 2019
International Women's Day Event - Niagara Falls Optimist Club Hall
Applications are now being accepted for vendor/exhibitors. WI Members receive a $5.00 discount!
Correction - Times 10 am to 5 pm
Thank you to Christian Perras for a great presentation!
We had a great time making light-up snow globe center pieces!
Make your own Holiday Centerpiece on December 11, 2018
Call us to reserve or your seat by Dec. 6th or order your tickets online at https://stcatharines.snapd.com/events/view/1206060
Thanks Julie for an informative & interesting presentation!
Our meetings will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the Month
at Grantham Lions Club, 732 Niagara St., St. Catharines
Thanks for sharing your visions!
Join us for our First ROSE Program of the New Year! Janice Campapiano is our Guest Speaker!
Christmas 2017 ROSE Program
Lyme Disease Workshop Discussion
FWIO President Margaret Byl and Members of Lincoln District - Women Empowered WI, Virgil WI and Beamsville WI plant WI Anniversary Rose Bushes donated to Montebello Park in St. Catharines.
On April 24, 2017 the new executive of the Women Empowered WI were installed. President - Rosemary Evangelista, Secretary/Treasurer Michelle Brusutti and Director, Margaret Byl.
Members and guests at the first meeting of the Women Empowered WI!
The inaugural meeting of the Women Empowered WI took place on Thursday, April 14th at 7 pm at Roberto's Pizza Passion, 22 Facer St., St. Catharines.
Meet the Executive from left to right : Renata Minniti, Secretary; Natalia Chioroglo, Treasurer and Rosemary Evangelista, President
An information meeting was held at Roberto's Pizza Passion on Facer St. in St. Catharines on March 17th. Thank you to everyone that attended, and look forward to seeing those that were not able to make it.