About the Initiative

Our Mission 

The Scotiabank Women Initiative is a comprehensive program helping women take their businesses to the next level, through Access to Capital, Mentorship, and Education.

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Our Symbol

Woven into our program look and feel is a symbol. This symbol takes the female gender sign and evolves it to represent our goal of equality. Our hope is that it will raise awareness for unconscious bias and will become a symbol that real change is happening for women-led business.

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How to join

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Inspiring stories

Hear what other business leaders have to say about their experiences with the program.

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The team behind the movement

The Advisory Board includes men and women leaders at Scotiabank with broad experience and a focus on financial services.

Frequently asked questions

No matter what you need to know about the initiative, we are here to help.

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