November 15, 2013 (Ottawa, ON) – Starting today you can publicly recognize and honour an influential woman by nominating her to CAAWS’ Most INFLUENTIAL Women List for 2013 at caaws.ca. CAAWS publishes its Most Influential Women List (MIW) annually to celebrate and highlight Canadian women who are leaders-women who influenced sport and physical activity in Canada and on the international scene. Nominate your influential woman here.
So many great women have been named to the CAAWS Most Influential Women List. You can continue the tradition by nominating a leader. See women who have been named in past years here.
The final List is compiled by a CAAWS selection panel, from both public nominations and from contributions from knowledgeable sport and physical activity leaders. The panel reviews the submissions and bases its decision on accomplishment and scope of activities in the 2013 calendar year. Deadline for nominations is December 7th, 2013.The CAAWS Most Influential Women List for 2013 will be announced in early January 2014.
The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to creating an equitable sport and physical activity system in which girls and women are actively engaged as participants and leaders. CAAWS provides a number of services, programs and resources to a variety of clients, including sport and physical activity organizations, teachers, coaches, athletes, volunteers, health professionals and recreation leaders. Since 1981, CAAWS has worked in close cooperation with government and non-government organizations on activities and initiatives that advocate for positive change for girls and women in sport and physical activity. Follow @CAAWS on Facebook and Twitter.