Volunteering at Courage in Action

Courage in Action is a registered charity helping women coming from difficult circumstances move forward in their lives.  Our goal is to provide our participants with the tools, motivation and hope that uplifts and inspires them to create new or different outcomes.

Courage in Action relies on our amazing volunteers to serve our members.  Currently we have openings for the following volunteer positions:

  • Experienced grant writer with excellent written communication skills to assist with grant writing and grant submissions.
  • Fundraising support to help us execute our fundraising efforts.
  • Social Media support to help us create an impeccable social media presence so we can continue to provide the excellent programs for the women we serve.

For more information email info@courageinaction.org

Apply online here: https://form.jotform.com/210434008957050


Podcast Interview with Heather Chetwynd

E52: Culture and Communication

Communication is deeply integrated into culture through body language, tone, timing, pronunciation and so much more. This can unfortunately be one of the biggest challenges people face when they move to new countries or regions. Heather Chetwynd, founder and director of Voice to Word consulting leverages over 35 years of experience in the field of adult education, primarily focused on culture and teaching English as a Second language, to help internationally educated professionals reach their full potential.








Monthly Sisters Supporting Sisters Zoom Calls

The Courage in Action sisters invite you to participate in a Zoom call created to provide learning and support for each other. It is a monthly Zoom call where we can meet to help each other stay strong and connected. Our committee leaders and guests are ready to share insights and tips to support each other deal with the challenges of life.

Our guests come from a variety of backgrounds, are experts in their fields and volunteer to share with us tools and techniques to help us all continue to move forward.

When:  Monthly on the first or second Thursday of the month from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Our next zoom calls:

Thursday May 11, 2023 – Jay Patel – Bridging the gap between your Money EQ and your Money IQ

Thursday June 8, 2023 – April Burrows – Step into your Vision

Thursday July 6, 2023Niroma De Zoysa – Be your own best friend

Please note there is no zoom meeting in August

Thursday September 7, 2023 – Shirley Gaudon – Self Care

Link to Join Zoom Meeting via computer (No Registration and No meeting ID required) (to protect the privacy of our calls all attendees will be placed in a waiting room prior to being admitted to the call)

Join Zoom Meeting:   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7223084607?pwd=aHhsVFJieVlxSms3NDR5d1QreWphdz09

Meeting ID: 722 308 4607

Passcode: 898887

Phone:  647-558-0588 Canada

To connect via phone call: 647-558 0588 GTA  (if you are calling in via phone we will require you to let us know your name to be able to stay on the call. We want to be sure everyone feels safe on our calls.  Thank You)

Please note this call will not be recorded to protect the privacy of our attendees

 You will need to download Zoom to participate, it is free and can be done here:  https://zoom.us/download

 Be sure you sign up for our newsletter as this is how you will be notified of the speakers.