News & Events

iSisters Technology Mentoring receives support from Flex

iSisters is pleased to announce its newest supporter  – Flex, the Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions provider that designs and builds Intelligent Products for a Connected World™. The Flex Foundation is their grant making arm and operates as a private foundation.  “At Flex, we believe technology has the power to change lives for the better,” said Kelly Hampton, Vice President of […]

100 Women Who Care Ottawa features iSisters!

“On Monday, September 11 please join 100WWC Ottawa as we host iSisters. This local charity has been connecting women and technology since 2001. Through mentorship, student development and compassion, iSisters is helping women of all ages and backgrounds build a brighter future and lead full, empowered lives. Please help us welcome iSisters Technology Mentoring Inc., let’s learn […]

June 2017 Newsletter is here!

The iSisters June Newsletter MWIN is now available! In this issue: How you’ve touched their lives, program updates, and meet our newest volunteers!

Accenture: Five Years of Continued Support!

Earlier this month, Accenture announced it would continue its support of iSisters with a $5,000 grant. iSisters is pleased to direct this generous donation from Accenture to the iSisters Career Connections Program. Career Connections addresses the needs identified in the communities of our program partners by focusing on two skill-building areas: Information and communications technology […]

TELUS Continues its Support of iSisters

Mr. Jim Orban, President and CEO of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation and Chair of the TELUS Ottawa Community Board presented iSisters’ Executive Director, Linda Milton Perreault and Board member, Kathryn Bean today with a TELUS Community Grant. This grant will support the collaborative Hope Ventures & iSisters Program delivered in partnership at […]

“I am taking the iSisters level 3 computer course and have found it very, very useful.  It has opened many, many locked doors in front of me. I have a new job.  They gave...

Sarah, iSisters student

I am a computer student in the iSisters course taught by Zahide.  I find the course extremely helpful.  Zahide explains the material step by step.   It is very helpful as the skills are very...

Charmaine, iSisters graduate

“As a result of our partnership with iSisters, Youville Centre has been able to integrate technology into the curriculum and provide our young mothers with computer opportunities to enhance their future studies and careers....

Judith Sarginson, Executive Director, Youville Centre

“The purpose of this letter is to tell everybody how the computer course has helped me in achieving my goals. Right now I am taking a Masters course at Ottawa University where I need...

Yaquelin, iSisters student

“Cornerstone offers a variety of programs and services that we hope one day will enable women to move out of the shelter with a tool box full of skills.  One of these programs is...

Transition worker, Cornerstone