What We Do
Pillar # 1
Given the lack of opportunities and spaces available for BIWoC to meaningfully “connect” in Durham Region, Canada, WOCDC aims to provide networking and socializing opportunities by hosting social events and meetups.
WOCDC Meetup Series
As an organization, we seek to connect womxn of colour in meaningful ways by providing them with opportunities to meet new folx in safe and inclusive environments.
Womxn Wednesday Social
Our annual networking event for womxn of colour in our community to connect with each other in a meaningful way.
Pillar # 2
We aim to “create” a safe space for BIWoC in Durham Region, Canada, by encouraging and helping them to comfortably navigate their everyday lives with our blog and online resource hub, and inspiring them to express themselves.
Our Confabs are an open and safe space for community members to unpack, learn, unlearn and express our thoughts on topics of interest, local and global issues.
HUE Photo Series
Our HUE: Honouring Unapologetic Expression photo series highlights the beauty of Durham Region, Canada and focuses on rebuilding or creating connections to various spaces for BIWoC.
Pillar # 3
By “cultivating” projects, workshops, and other engagements, we want the voices of BIWoC in Durham Region, Canada, to be heard and their stories to be told, so we can shift the narrative and create real change in our community.